| Aug 28, 2009
Seconds before Orioles closer Jim Johnson reared back to throw a ninth-inning, two-out fastball that would undo an entire night's worth of hard work, Melvin Mora had one thought running through his head: Call timeout!
Mora noticed that Cleveland...
| Jul 12, 2009
Melvin Mora was expecting an extra-base hit off the right-field wall in the 12th inning of Saturday night's 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays when the ball kept carrying.
By the time he rounded first base, Mora realized he had just hit the second walk-...
| Jul 11, 2009
Their fiery manager was watching in street clothes from an unused broadcast booth, but it was the Orioles' offense that seemingly wasn't allowed on the field Friday night.
Orioles manager Dave Trembley, serving the first game of a two-game suspension,...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 9:32 PM
The Baltimore Orioles wasted a big opportunity in the seventh inning. Not in the ninth.
The Orioles took advantage of two errors by Seattle Mariners second baseman Jose Lopez for five ninth-inning runs and went on for a 5-3 victory Wednesday night....
| Jul 9, 2009
When George Sherrill took the mound in the bottom of the ninth inning to preserve another improbable Orioles win, his first baseman was Luke Scott, who had played one inning at the position in his major league career.
Ty Wigginton was at shortstop, a...
| Jul 8, 2009
| 5:02 PM
The Baltimore Orioles took advantage of two errors by second baseman Jose Lopez and rallied for five runs in the ninth inning to beat the Seattle Mariners 5-3 Wednesday.
Entering the ninth with a 3-0 lead, closer David Aardsma (2-3) blew just his...
| Jul 7, 2009
Luke Scott had a career-high seven RBI and three hits to power the Baltimore Orioles to a 12-4 victory over the
Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
Scott began with a two-run single in the first, followed by a two-run triple in the four-run sixth and a...
| Jun 9, 2009
| 8:19 PM
An unfavorable replay call wasn't enough to ruin a significant night in the Baltimore Orioles' youth movement.
Brad Bergesen(notes) pitched eight innings of five-hit ball, Nolan Reimold(notes) homered and had two RBIs, and the Orioles beat the Seattle...
| Sep 14, 2009
- The mismatch that people most expected here over the weekend never materialized until the eighth inning Sunday, when the New York Yankees turned a close game with the Orioles into a humbling 13-3 rout.
The Orioles' chances of their first three-game...
| Sep 15, 2009
Orioles right-hander David Hernandez said he isn't tired and doesn't believe he has hit the proverbial rookie wall in this, the longest season he has pitched in his pro career.
The numbers say otherwise.
Hernandez lasted just three innings and allowed...
| Sep 18, 2009
Officially, the Orioles played nine innings against the Tampa Bay Rays and their rookie right-hander Wade Davis in a 3-0 defeat Thursday night.
The first inning, though, was the only one that mattered.
Davis, a heralded prospect making just the third...