RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

National League

A collection of news and information related to National League published by this site and its partners.

Top National League Articles

Displaying items 13-24
  • Despite past success with bat, Zach Britton unlikely to pinch-hit vs. Pirates

    Despite past success with bat, Zach Britton unlikely to pinch-hit vs. Pirates
    PITTSBURGH — When the Orioles began to prepare for interleague play in National League ballparks, they had relief pitcher Zach Britton take batting practice with the starters. Britton handled the bat well in limited action in 2011, and the club...
  • Chris Davis hits three HRs as Orioles crush Pittsburgh Pirates, 9-2, on Tuesday

    Chris Davis hits three HRs as Orioles crush Pittsburgh Pirates, 9-2, on Tuesday
    PITTSBURGH -- Before Orioles slugger Chris Davis left for PNC Park on Tuesday, he made a proclamation to his wife. Davis was giving himself a mulligan for the first seven weeks of the season. “I told Jill, I’m just going to start over. I&...
  • Coming off shutout, Chris Tillman will be aiming for his first career interleague win

    Coming off shutout, Chris Tillman will be aiming for his first career interleague win
    Chris Tillman may be riding the momentum of a shutout as he heads into Wednesday night's start, but the matchup against the Pittsburgh Pirates presents a challenge that the Orioles right-hander hasn't quite solved for the majority of his six-year career:...
  • Orioles pregame notes on Tommy Hunter, baby watch, Johan Santana and more

    Orioles pregame notes on Tommy Hunter, baby watch, Johan Santana and more
    Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he hopes that reliever Tommy Hunter, who was placed on the disabled list before Thursday’s game against the Cleveland Indians with a left groin strain, will be able to return when he’s eligible to be...
  • Orioles left fielder David Lough looking to break out of early-season struggles

    Orioles left fielder David Lough looking to break out of early-season struggles
    Orioles left fielder David Lough isn’t aggravated with his struggles at the plate, even if Orioles manager Buck Showalter is frustrated for him. Lough is batting .169 this year and is 5-for-36 in his past 19 games. He wasn’t in the...
  • Catcher Nick Hundley 'really, really excited' to join the Orioles

    Catcher Nick Hundley 'really, really excited' to join the Orioles
    New Orioles catcher Nick Hundley arrived at Camden Yards on Sunday morning, happy to be a part of a contending club. Hundley, who was acquired from the San Diego Padres on Saturday in exchange for left-handed reliever Troy Patton, will play an important...
  • Nick Hundley makes first start with Orioles, Chris Davis' wife has baby and more

    Nick Hundley makes first start with Orioles, Chris Davis' wife has baby and more
    MILWAUKEE -- The Orioles are playing at Miller Park for just the second time in club history -- they lost two of three games here in 2008. The Orioles and Milwaukee Brewers have faced off in just two series since the Brewers began playing in the...
  • Brewers' Mark Reynolds reunites with former Orioles teammates

    Brewers' Mark Reynolds reunites with former Orioles teammates
    In his two years with the Orioles, infielder Mark Reynolds was a clubhouse favorite for his self-deprecating humor and his key role in the 2012 playoff run with his powerful bat and solid defense at first base. Now with the Brewers, Reynolds said Monday...
  • Despite Nelson Cruz's two homers, Orioles suffer 8-3 loss to Brewers

    Despite Nelson Cruz's two homers, Orioles suffer 8-3 loss to Brewers
    MILWAUKEE -- One night after breaking the Orioles' spirit with his bat, Milwaukee Brewers right-hander Yovani Gallardo shut them down the conventional way. Gallardo lasted 6 2/3 solid innings Wednesday in the Brewers' 8-3 victory in the series' rubber...
  • Orioles hitters look to continue success over R.A. Dickey

    Orioles hitters look to continue success over R.A. Dickey
    The Toronto Blue Jays traded for R.A. Dickey before the 2013 season for the knuckleballer to anchor their rebuilt rotation, but he hasn't had much success against the Orioles.  The Orioles teed off on the 39-year-old right-hander in three starts last...
  • Jonathan Schoop's home run forces Orioles, Pirates to 7-7 tie

    Jonathan Schoop's home run forces Orioles, Pirates to 7-7 tie
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates tied, 7-7, in 10 innings Sunday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium after each team had a home run in the ninth. Reigning National League Most Valuable Player Andrew McCutchen hit a solo homer off minor...
  • With Orioles' Jonathan Schoop and others, Curacao becoming baseball hotbed

    With Orioles' Jonathan Schoop and others, Curacao becoming baseball hotbed
    SARASOTA, Fla. — The scene played out on a sun-soaked afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium last week with Orioles manager Buck Showalter watching intently and chuckling. Atlanta Braves budding superstar shortstop Andrelton Simmons was on second base,...