| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:27 PM
CLEVELAND — These Orioles insist they're not going to be caught scoreboard-watching this early in September, even though the American League wild-card standings seem to shuffle like a deck of cards every day.
Shortly after the Orioles dropped a 4-...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:42 PM
CLEVELAND — Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman didn’t deny it: A pair of leadoff walks that led to runs hurt him in the Orioles' 4-3 loss to Cleveland.
Make no mistake, the Orioles offense –gangbusters one day and inept the next...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:11 PM
CLEVELAND — Two days into the final month of the baseball season, the bats are back — and so are the smiles — in the Orioles clubhouse.
Opening their three-game series in Cleveland on Monday, Indians right-hander Justin Masterson was...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Alexi Casilla has had a difficult enough time breaking into the Orioles’ starting lineup recently, let alone being a home run threat.
But when Orioles manager Buck Showalter selected his batting order for Tuesday night’s game against the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:55 PM
Orioles lefty Zach Britton felt his pitches were working so well on Monday night that he could last deep into the evening, save his bullpen and pick up his second consecutive win.
Instead, things inexplicably snowballed on Britton and the Orioles in the...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 7:09 PM
CLEVELAND – After getting another quality outing from a starting pitcher — for the fifth consecutive game — the Orioles turned Sunday’s game over to their shutdown bullpen.
And for one of the few times this season, the Orioles had...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:54 PM
CLEVELAND – Orioles manager Buck Showalter, a master of detail, watches baseball games in pieces, individual snapshots, and not in one stream. So, to him, a play that might not have been made in the third or a blown call in the sixth is equally...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:04 PM
Other than All-Star catcher Matt Wieters, the Orioles enjoyed three glorious days away from baseball. They took quick vacations, spent time with family and friends, and frequented malls, restaurants and water parks.
But they could delay the inevitable...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 9:11 PM
It's even starting to affect the usually reliable ones now, the Orioles' run of horrid pitching that continues to sink their season to embarrassing levels.
Jake Arrieta, once considered one of the few young players to make strides this season, now can'...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 11:17 PM
Orioles right-hander Alfredo Simon can’t be sure when he’ll next pitch in a major league game, or even when he’ll be back on U.S. soil.
On Saturday night, he threw like a man wanting to leave a lasting impression while helping the...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Dec 11 (The Sports Xchange) - Home-plate collisions, long the staple of highlight reels, are soon to become a thing of the past in the major leagues.
Major League Baseball's playing-rules committee recommended outlawing the collisions Wednesday during...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:32 AM
The Sports Xchange
12/11/2013 MLB Note - Colorado Rockies Anderson, Brett
LHP Brett Anderson was acquired by the Rockies in a Dec. 10 trade that sent LHP Drew Pomeranz and RHP Chris Jensen to the A's.
The issue with Anderson, 25, was always health, not...