| 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...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:31 PM
As he transitioned back into a relief role for the American League Division Series, Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman said he was ready for whatever role manager Buck Showalter had in store for him.
Gausman was called to make his postseason debut in...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Baltimore Sun reporters, columnists and editors share their immediate reaction to Game 3 of the American League Division Series between the Orioles and the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.
Eduardo A. Encina, reporter: The Orioles made it exciting to the...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Mike Trout is batting .290 entering the final weekend of the regular season, well off the .323 he hit last season and .326 average as a rookie in 2012.
The Angels center fielder leads the American League with 181 strikeouts, far more than the 139 and...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Seven times, Adrian Gonzalez has driven in 100 or more runs.
But the season just completed is the first in which the four-time all-star has led the league in runs batted in.
Gonzalez blasted a three-run home run in the Dodgers’ regular-season...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:19 PM
Miguel Cabrera values championships over money.
The Detroit Tigers first baseman proved that Wednesday when he declined his share of the team's postseason bonus money.
According to USA Today Sports, Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer was gathering signatures...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:56 PM
BALTIMORE -- There's something about playing the Detroit Tigers in the postseason that just seems to makes Nelson Cruz lock in at the plate.
Cruz homered six times vs. the Tigers in 2011 while playing with the Texas Rangers. He did some more damage with...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Derek Jeter will be in the spotlight for perhaps the final time when he starts at shortstop for the American League in the All-Star Game.
The New York Yankees captain, who is retiring following the season, heads the AL squad for the July 17 game in...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:09 PM
DETROIT -- J.D. Martinez and Rajai Davis hit home runs and Max Scherzer held the Kansas City Royals to one run in 6 2/3 innings Tuesday night in a 4-2 Detroit Tigers victory. The win was enough to pull the Tigers into a first-place tie with the Royals...