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  • Roberto Alomar 'honored' to be inducted into Orioles Hall of Fame

    Roberto Alomar 'honored' to be inducted into Orioles Hall of Fame
    Despite his status as a special assistant to the division-rival Toronto Blue Jays and only a short — yet decorated — tenure in Baltimore, Roberto Alomar called his induction into the Orioles Hall of Fame on Friday “a dream come true.&...
  • Bordick signs on to be MASN color analyst

    Bordick signs on to be MASN color analyst
    The Orioles just sent out this release announcing that former Orioles shortstop Mike Bordick will join MASN as a TV color analyst. He will work approximately 80 games this coming season. The Sun reported Wednesday that Bordick had discussions with MASN...
  • Reimold's walk-off homer lifts Orioles over White Sox, 6-4

    Reimold's walk-off homer lifts Orioles over White Sox, 6-4
    The Orioles so badly needed to avoid the sting of another close loss that it wouldn't have mattered who got the game-winning hit. But it was particularly satisfying for them to gather around home plate in the 10th inning Wednesday night, awaiting Nolan...
  • Orioles match 2011 win total with 8-2 victory over Blue Jays

    Orioles match 2011 win total with 8-2 victory over Blue Jays
    A night after designated hitter Chris Davis became the 19th Oriole in franchise history to hit three homers in a game, catcher Matt Wieters accomplished something a lot less explosive but even more rare on Saturday. In the Orioles' 8-2 win against the...
  • Orioles drop nightcap, 9-5, split doubleheader with Blue Jays

    Orioles drop nightcap, 9-5, split doubleheader with Blue Jays
    The Orioles realize that their chase of the New York Yankees for the American League East title has little room for error, especially as their regular season whittles down to just eight games. Their opportunities to overcome the Yankees — who...
  • Jake Petricka part of White Sox bullpen of future

    Jake Petricka part of White Sox bullpen of future
    DETROIT — The White Sox often have preached that experience for young relievers like Jake Petricka is the positive of the bullpen's collectively tough 2014. Pitching in a tie game Tuesday night against the top of the Tigers order and an...
  • SS great Omar Vizquel on retiring Derek Jeter: One of a kind

    They first played against each other on Opening Day in 1996 in Cleveland on a 38-degree afternoon. Derek Jeter, 21 and at the outset of his first full big-league season, started at shortstop and batted ninth for the Yankees. Omar Vizquel, 28 and a...
  • Larry Stone: Piniella a worthy entrant of Mariners Hall of Fame

    Over and over, at a Safeco Field ceremony Friday to honor Lou Piniella's induction into the Mariners' Hall of Fame, the same topic resurfaced. No, it wasn't Piniella's legendary managerial tantrums, though that was certainly part of the narrative....
  • Dodgers swept by Detroit Tigers with 4-1 loss

    Dodgers swept by Detroit Tigers with 4-1 loss
    KEY MOMENT: With one out in the first inning, Yasiel Puig tripled. Hanley Ramirez then grounded to shortstop, and Puig was trapped off third base. He did not run home; the contact play was not on. He did not get into a rundown so Ramirez could get to...
  • Pilots shortstop beating odds to play after recent shoulder surgery

    Pilots shortstop beating odds to play after recent shoulder surgery
    HAMPTON — One of the most vivid memories Andres Nelo brought to America from his home in Maracay, Venezuela, was when his father, Hector, talked about the dream he had for his son. It involves a major-league ballpark, bat and glove, while Andres...
  • Who will be left holding the bag at second for the Dodgers?

    PHOENIX — With fewer than three weeks remaining until opening day, the Dodgers don't know who's on second. Early signs point to newcomer Alex Guerrero starting the season in the minor leagues. Unless that changes, the Dodgers probably will...
  • John McDonald's defense sets him apart in battle for Angels bench job

    TEMPE, Ariz. — John McDonald appears to have a slight edge over Grant Green and Andrew Romine for the Angels’ utility infield spot, but not because he’s batting .462 (six for 13) in his first eight exhibition games. The 39-year-old...