| Oct 5, 2011
| 6:36 AM
DETROIT — With the season on the line and no better options, the Yankees sent A.J. Burnett to the mound and hoped for the best.
New York's $82.5 million enigma came through when his team needed him most.
With the help of a huge first-inning...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 2:14 PM
It’ll be a pitching matchup fans in Detroit never thought they would see in the ALDS when C.C. Sabathia toes the rubber against Justin Verlander tonight as the aces face-off again, only this time in a pivotal game three tilt.
It’s a big game,...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 6:06 AM
NEW YORK — One rainy day after Game 1 started, Robinson Cano and the New York Yankees slammed their way to a blowout.
Cano hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, rookie Ivan Nova pitched brilliantly into the ninth inning in an unusual relief...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Yankees brought the winning run to the plate in the ninth, but Jose Valverde struck out postseason stalwart Derek Jeter and retired Game 1 hero Robinson Cano to finish off the Tigers' 5-3 victory and even this American League Division Series....
| Sep 9, 2011
| 9:34 PM
The Angels are 19-4 in games 20-year-old outfielder Mike Trout has started this season. Infielder Maicer Izturis has multi-hit games in six of his last nine starts and hit a game-winning, two-run double in the eighth inning of Wednesday night's......
| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:49 PM
The wading was the hardest part.
The Orioles and New York Yankees whiled away more than four hours waiting for the rain to relent Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium before finally taking the soggy field and playing well into the morning to avoid a day/night...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 8:29 PM
Michael Gonzalez's career in Baltimore hasn't played out as he had hoped when he signed a two-year, $12 million deal before the 2010 season. But as his turbulent Orioles career possibly winds down, the left-handed reliever is finally doing what the club...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 8:36 PM
Not having won a home series against the New York Yankees in more than two years, the Orioles seemingly had the perfect opportunity Monday night.
The Yankees were without shortstop Derek Jeter, who missed his second consecutive game with a knee bruise,...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 6:10 PM
The Orioles knew heading into their four-game, three-day series with the New York Yankees in the Bronx that it would be draining one.
Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Yankees -- the Orioles' ninth loss in 10 tries this season against their American League East...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 4:23 PM
I had a story in an unusual place in the paper on Sunday -- on page 6 of the news section. The story was about Friday and a special day Bethlehem Township resident and Freedom High graduate John Lahutsky (on the right) experienced in New York City. I...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 7:26 PM
NEW YORK - On a day in which the Orioles traded two of their more popular veterans for three young players, the club turned a doubleheader in Yankee Stadium over to two 23-year-old starting pitchers who are supposed to be part of the future.