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  • Steve Johnson has a storybook outing in Orioles' 9-2 win over Mariners

    Steve Johnson has a storybook outing in Orioles' 9-2 win over Mariners
    As the Orioles' improbable run of success continues this year, as this upstart, patchwork club keeps churning out victories, the comparisons to the Orioles' 1989 “Why Not?” season become inevitable. On Wednesday night, in a 9-2 clubbing of...
  • Twins owner Pohlad is dead at age 93

    Carl Pohlad, a billionaire banker whose Minnesota Twins won two World Series titles during nearly his nearly quarter-century as owner, died yesterday. He was 93. When Pohlad paid Calvin Griffith $38 million for the Twins in 1984, he was widely credited...
  • Two stars, one classic moment

    SEATTLE - A season of lasts brought Cal Ripken to the Emerald City yesterday, where he and San Diego Padres right fielder Tony Gwynn became the focus of a sport that has begun its goodbyes. The 72nd Baseball All-Star Game welcomed Ripken for the 19th and...
  • Sharing greatest stage

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Eddie Murray's first major league mentor had a seat close to the stage at yesterday's Hall of Fame induction ceremonies. So did the guy who lost his position when Murray took over as Orioles first baseman late in his rookie season....
  • From outside, Frank Robinson still sees plenty of locked doors

    Fifty years after Jackie Robinson, you need only four fingers to count the number of minority managers in major-league baseball. Not embarrassing enough? Fifty years after Jackie Robinson, you also can count the number of minority general managers,...
  • Murray hits major milestone

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Eddie Murray became the 20th player in history to get 3,000 hits last night, and did two things he rarely does. He showed his emotions on the field, then he spoke to the media. "It was nice. It really was," said Murray, Cleveland's...
  • The Umpire's Sons

    The Umpire's Sons
    The boy loves games of chance. He loves slot machines and playing cards and instant-win lottery tickets. He learned at an early age to count coins, and to bet them. He learned in the hospital that money comes in get-well cards.Michael Hirschbeck learned...
  • Phillies nominee for Roberto Clemente Award announced

     
    The Phillies' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award was announced Tuesday. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins is the five-time defending National League's nominee. The annual award recognizes a Major League Baseball player who best represents the game of baseball...
  • Charlie gives his desires for a what he wants in a trade

     
    INJURY UPDATES FROM RUBEN AMARO JR. -Jose Contreras had a PRP injection (platelet rich plasma). Could be awhile until he throws because Amaro said it's sore at the injection site. -Joe Blanton had an ultrasound that showed some inflammation of......
  • Your pets: Stuff of fun for Kirby

     
    Kirby, the 4-year-old Shetland sheepdog who lives with Kandi and Daryl Maiden of Orlando, has her mouth full of Stuff, the Magic mascot. She is as enthusiastic about her toy as the Maidens are about Orlando’s NBA team. Kandi and Daryl aren’t...
  • David Freese and the most memorable Game 6's in World Series history

     
    David Freese was the hero of the St. Louis Cardinals' stunning come-from-behind victory in Game 6 of the World Series, one of the best World Series games ever. A look at some other memorable Game 6's in recent history: 1971:......
  • MLB transcript of Ken Griffey Jr. Commissioner's Award presentation

    This is the transcript, as provided by Major League Baseball, of the press conference Sunday in which Ken Griffey Jr. was given the Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award in Arlington, Texas, before Game 4 of the World Series. Harold Reynolds, who was...