| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:37 PM
Mike Trout joined the Angels for their first full-squad workout Wednesday with two clear goals for 2015: cut down his strikeouts and increase his stolen bases. The center fielder was a unanimous choice for American League most valuable player last season,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 5:39 PM
The Detroit Tigers are optimistic Victor Martinez will be ready for the start of the season after the slugging designated hitter had surgery on his left knee.
Dr. James Andrews performed the operation Tuesday in Pensacola, Florida. The Tigers announced...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:32 PM
When Victor Martinez hurt his left knee during offseason workouts three years ago, the Detroit Tigers responded by signing Prince Fielder.
Now, a huge free agent acquisition like that seems extremely unlikely — but the Tigers are hoping Martinez'...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Clayton Kershaw will need to find a little more room to his already crowded trophy case.
Just one day after garnering a third career Cy Young Award in unanimous fashion, the Los Angeles Dodgers ace became the first pitcher in 46 years to be named the...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Chicago White Sox rookie first baseman Jose Abreu and shortstop Alexei Ramirez each beat stiff competition to win American League Silver Slugger Awards.
Abreu beat the likes of Miguel Cabrera of Detroit, Edwin Encarnacion of Toronto, Joe Mauer of...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
DETROIT -- As left-handed reliever Andrew Miller spoke to the media in the clubhouse hallway Sunday night after the Orioles' American League Division Series clincher in Detroit, he was interrupted by a bellow.
"You did it, Andrew," said the excited...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Pregame introductions: As the Orioles are introduced before Game 3, former Tigers outfielder Delmon Young does not get a friendly reception. And it's difficult to tell whether Tigers fans are booing Nelson Cruz because it sounds the same as when Orioles...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:10 AM
The Orioles will only have two lefties in their bullpen for the American League Division Series that starts tonight at 5:37 p.m. against the Detroit Tigers, and Ubaldo Jimenez is a surprise addition to the roster.
The Tigers don’t have many left-...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:22 PM
An announced sellout crowd formed a sea of orange throughout the seating bowl of Camden Yards -- waving orange rally towels that said “Welcome to October” -- ready for the return of postseason baseball to Baltimore.
After nearly two weeks of...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Player introductions begin at 5:15: Predictably, biggest ovations for Buck Showalter, Nick Markakis, Adam Jones and Nelson Cruz.
First ball ceremony: Interesting first ball ceremony. Manny Machado, who was lost for the season with a knee injury in...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:28 PM
National anthem: Soprano Chelsea Buyalos provided the second straight operatic anthem of the postseason.
Ceremonial first pitch: Orioles vice president of baseball operations Brady Anderson, an American League Division Series hero in his playing career,...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Comebacks and eighth innings aside, one of the most pleasing sights in the first two games of the American League Division Series has to be that the Orioles' stellar defense is back.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter makes it clear that it’s your...