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  • Jim Johnson rocked in the ninth as Orioles fall to Yankees, 7-2

    Jim Johnson rocked in the ninth as Orioles fall to Yankees, 7-2
    Baltimore had waited for this cold, soggy day for 15 years. With anticipation in the crisp October air, the Orioles played their first home playoff game at Camden Yards in since 1997 on Sunday night, so waiting an extra two hours and 26 minutes really...
  • Firsts in Sunday night's ALDS opener at Camden Yards

    Firsts in Sunday night's ALDS opener at Camden Yards
    Sunday was the first time Camden Yards had hosted a postseason game in 15 years, and so, of course, the Orioles' fans had to wait just a little longer. First pitch came at 8:41 p.m., thanks to a two-hour, 26-minute rain delay. The first pitch was a 94...
  • Orioles fall short in comeback against the Yankees

    Orioles fall short in comeback against the Yankees
    One night after rejuvenating a skeptical but eager fan base with an exhilarating victory against the bullies of the American League East, the Orioles took on the New York Yankees again at a rocking Camden Yards on Friday night. This time, there were no...
  • The "Evil Empire" falls victim to same umpire again

    The "Evil Empire" falls victim to same umpire again
    Yankees manager Joe Girardi had to be talking to himself on Friday night after an apparent double down the left field line by Eduardo Nunez in the fifth inning caromed off the knee of third base umpire Jerry Meals and bounded right to shortstop Ben...
  • Yankees threaten in 9th, but Orioles prevail with 5-4 win

    Yankees threaten in 9th, but Orioles prevail with 5-4 win
    Miguel Gonzalez was certain not to get blinded by the bright lights of Yankee Stadium. The 28-year-old rookie's fifth career major league start came in the Bronx on Monday night against one of the most potent lineups in baseball, but Gonzalez took...
  • This time, Jim Johnson escapes trouble and picks up 31st save

    This time, Jim Johnson escapes trouble and picks up 31st save
    All of a sudden, a comfortable lead had turned into a nail-biter for the Orioles, and Jim Johnson, their rock, seemed to be crumbling. Again. On Monday, the struggling Johnson found trouble in just two pitches. Nick Swisher, the leadoff hitter in the...
  • Britton hit hard as Yankees beat Orioles, 12-3, in series finale

    Britton hit hard as Yankees beat Orioles, 12-3, in series finale
    NEW YORK - After his team was on the wrong end of an offensive onslaught Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he wanted to “let the smoke clear” before deciding whether Zach Britton would make his next...
  • Chris Tillman turns in solid performance in win

    Chris Tillman turns in solid performance in win
    Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman didn’t have his best control early Tuesday night. He was erratic, loading the bases in the first inning and walking four Cleveland Indians in the first three innings. After the third inning, though, Tillman...
  • Jim Johnson blows fifth save of the season, Indians beat Orioles 4-3

    Jim Johnson blows fifth save of the season, Indians beat Orioles 4-3
    Orioles closer Jim Johnson hadn't blown a save in exactly a month, had converted 12 consecutive save opportunities and had allowed just one run in his previous 14 outings before he took the ball with a one-run lead in the ninth Wednesday. His rough...
  • Orioles lose two-run lead against the Indians and their fourth consecutive game

    Orioles lose two-run lead against the Indians and their fourth consecutive game
    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...
  • AL's most interesting storyline of spring?

    A-Rod makes it a zoo Paul Doyle Hartford Courant The Yankees have plenty of intriguing stories, starting with two future Hall of Famers (Mariano Rivera and Derek Jeter) coming off injuries at an advanced age. But the status of their icons may be...
  • Nate McLouth here, Josh Hamilton gone, still only December

    Nate McLouth here, Josh Hamilton gone, still only December
    The Orioles made the Nate McLouth signing official on Thursday and, technically, that counts as a fairly important move for the club this offseason. Yes, the Orioles picked McLouth off the scrap heap last year and there is no guarantee that he has a...