| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Chris Tillman, who in the past year has transformed from promising arm to All-Star, shut down a dangerous Oakland Athletics lineup through eight innings Saturday afternoon for one of the Orioles' most dominating starting performances of the season.
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:08 PM
On most days, Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman’s performance on Saturday afternoon would have been enough for him to earn his 15th win of the season.
But locked against an opposing pitcher – Oakland’s Jarrod Parker – who hasn&...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Right-hander Jason Hammel took the first major step toward returning to the Orioles in September, throwing from a mound Friday for the first time in nearly four weeks and feeling no discomfort in his right forearm.
“It went real well, 44 pitches...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:49 PM
While managers have different preferences about using "small ball," it strikes me that the White Sox rarely use sacrifice bunts in games where one run can make the difference. Is this a strategical decision or are they just bad bunters? -- Bob Dunn;...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis' eye-popping offensive numbers continue to gain him national recognition through the first two months of the season.
Davis won his second American League Player of the Week award Monday for the week ending Sunday. He...
| Oct 12, 2012
The A's had won two straight, but the Tigers still had an ace up their sleeve.
Justin Verlander threw a complete game shutout, scattering just four hits, and striking out 11 in a dominant performance that led the Tigers to a decisive 6-0 win over the...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:14 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Josh Willingham hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Justin Morneau added two doubles for the Twins, who trailed 2-0 heading into the...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 7:30 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming night for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
O's drop first game of road trip to A's
| Sep 15, 2012
| 10:55 PM
OAKLAND – If there’s one thing that separates the Oakland A’s and the Orioles, the American League’s two upstarts, it’s that the A’s young pitching has been a tick better this season.
On Saturday, in Oakland’s 5-...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The Orioles obviously are suffering from some kind of delayed jet lag, because they had a team brain cramp during the early innings of Saturday night’s game against the Oakland A’s at whatever that stadium is called now.
It started in the...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:19 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins were cautiously optimistic heading into the All-Star break, thinking their best baseball of the season was ahead of them after a competitive road trip to Detroit and Texas.
Three games into the unofficial second...