| Sep 1, 2011
| 6:17 PM
Heading home last weekend after an exhausting and emotional three-city road trip, the Orioles were hoping to build on their four-game sweep in Minnesota.
What awaited them at Camden Yards, however, was a moving tribute to late Orioles pitcher and...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 7:36 PM
TORONTO — For one night, the Orioles got real comfortable in what has been their own house of horrors, turning the series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays into a glorified round of batting practice.
On the other end of so many beating at the...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 10:08 PM
For one night, the Orioles got real comfortable in what has been their own house of horrors, turning the series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays into a glorified round of batting practice.
On the other end of so many beatings at Rogers Centre, the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:16 PM
PHOENIX — It took a respectable pitching performance from rookie Kyle Hendricks to help the Cubs snap a season-high six-game losing streak July 10 and begin to eliminate lingering theories about the skid being linked to the trade of starters Jeff...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Grady Sizemore used one phrase as part of each of his responses to questions Friday afternoon before his first start with the IronPigs: Every day.
"I'm looking forward to getting back out there and getting back to being an everyday player," he said after...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
A few days ago, Tyler Knigge was at Erie’s Jerry Uht Park prepping for the third game of a Double-A series against the host Seawolves when he got called into Reading manager Dusty Wathan’s office. “I had no idea,” Knigge said. ...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Philadelphia's roster is like that 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle my grandmother and great-grandmother always had on their kitchen table: Finding those few pieces to bring it all together often was difficult.
A couple of those pieces to the Phillies puzzle...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:56 PM
With the baseball season approaching, Chicago fans have questions about the Cubs and White Sox. Are they "burning questions"?
No. Not with these teams. Either or both could lose 100 games this year and it would be according to plan. Either or both could...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Koyie Hill's head stopped spinning long ago. At age 35, the catcher is old enough to understand any comparison of his career to that of the infamous Crash Davis, even if it's a stretch.
Maikel Franco's head, by comparison, was recently placed on a...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Shawn Camp's return to his hometown of Fairfax, Va. on Oct. 30, 2004, included a trip with a friend to Brion's Grille.
Heidi Gribble and her friend had the same idea of going out after a lab class at George Mason University.
Gribble and her friend...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jonathan Papelbon (58) throws during spring training at Bright House Field. (Tommy Gilligan/USA Today) The bullpen is anything but set right now for the Phillies. Jonathan Papelbon, Antonio Bastardo and Jake Diekman are...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The Phillies have signed veteran infielder Reid Brignac to a minor-league deal that also includes a spring training invitation.. Brignac, 27, was Tampa Bay's second-round pick in 2004 and was a member of Baseball America's top 100 prospect list for four...