Katie Ledecky Throws Out First Pitch As Nats Host OriolesSwimmer Katie Ledecky is throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at the Nationals/Orioles game Wednesday night.
Listen Live: Baltimore Orioles at Washington Nationals [Live Audio] MLBBaltimore’s playoff hopes hit a snag on Tuesday despite the 8-1 win, when it was announced that ace Chris Tillman will be placed on the 15-day disabled list due to shoulder inflammation.
Orioles Pitcher Kevin Gausman Starts GoFundMe For Louisiana Flood VictimsGausman will keep the account active for two weeks and will donate $15,000 on top of whatever sum is raised.
Orioles Ace Chris Tillman Headed To DL With Shoulder IssueUbaldo Jimenez (5-10, 6.94 ERA) will start in Tillman's place on Thursday night in Washington.
Boy With Double-Hand Transplant's Next Goal Is To Play FootballZion told reporters his mom won't let him try out for football, and tried to counter her argument that it's too dangerous by pointing out he'd be playing against little kids, not professionals.
Orioles Went 3-for-3 With Replay Calls, Challenges Against NationalsThe Nationals are 24-34 against Baltimore in a rivalry that began in 2006. The series shifts 38 miles south to Nationals Park on Wednesday for the first of two games.
No Softballs From Dan Connolly On Orioles PitchingDan Connolly, creator of BaltimoreBaseball.com, joined the show to talk about the great start to The Battle Of The Beltways between the Orioles and Nationals, Dylan Bundy’s season and more.
Gausman Throws 6 Shutout Innings As Orioles Beat Nats 8-1Just when it appeared as if the Baltimore Orioles had righted themselves, bad news arrived in the form of an unfavorable medical report.
Rob Long: Candidates For Best MLB Players In The Region And WhyThe series between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles seems more like a celebration of baseball than an actual rivalry with the way the teams have really taken on winning traditions since the start of the 2012 seasons. Here are some candidates of the best players in the region and why:
Listen Live: Washington at Baltimore [Live Audio] MLBBaltimore snapped a three-game slide in Monday’s win and is two games behind the Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays, who share the AL East lead and the top AL wild card.
38 Home Runs For Trumbo, 38 Saves For BrittonZach Britton is now 38-for-38 in save opportunities and has made 43 consecutive appearances without allowing an earned run, longest streak of its kind since ER became official.
Trumbo, Schoop Hit HRs To Help Orioles Beat Nationals 4-3Mark Trumbo hit his major league-leading 38th home run, Jonathan Schoop also went deep and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 Monday night in a matchup between neighboring contenders.