| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Orioles first-base prospect Tyler Townsend, a Delaware native who was the organization’s third-round pick in 2009 out of Florida International, is hurt again and has no set timetable for returning to action.
Townsend, 24, injured his right wrist in...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 2:22 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his staff spend the spring breaking down the game into increments of 90 feet – the distance between the basepaths.
But one ninth-inning mistake in Thursday’s Grapefruit League game against...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:49 PM
The night was staged for Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen to take the spotlight. And with more than 1 million viewers in his native Taiwan watching his big league debut half a world away at 7 a.m. there, Chen nearly pitched well enough to earn his first...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:26 PM
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...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 5:27 PM
The New York Mets have reportedly inked R.A. Dickey to a two year, $7.5 million dollar deal, avoiding arbitration with the signing. Dickey is undoubtly being rewarded for his surprising yet productive season with the Mets last year.
Dickey was seventh in...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Astros pitching ace Joe Niekro threw a knuckleball that was often unhittable.
Joe and his Hall of Fame brother, Phil Niekro, established history together that still stands.
"When I was with Cleveland, I pitched against Detroit and won that game. That...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Holy Goolagong! At least youngish sports fans now know how and why tennis was a huge deal in the early 1980s. What more do you need to know about Sunday's Wimbledon final than that NBC's John McEnroe repeatedly called it......
| May 7, 2010
| 10:39 PM
This ol' man has plenty left in his pitching arm.
Forty-seven-year-old Jamie Moyer tossed a two-hitter to become the oldest player in major league history to throw a shutout, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Friday night.
| Dec 17, 1995
This is one time when the absence of a superstar is welcome. For each of the last three years, only one player has been elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers Association of America. Reggie Jackson walked alone to the hallowed ground in 1993,...