Manny Machado is trying not to make too much of his big game on Sunday that led the Baltimore Orioles over Houston.
Orioles outfielder Nelson Cruz has left Sunday’s game against the Houston Astros after being hit by a pitch in the third inning.
Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 20th home run and drove in three runs to back a solid start by Chris Tillman, and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a four-game skid with a 4-1 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday.
Jonathan Villar broke an 0-for-26 slump with a go-ahead RBI double in the seventh inning and the Houston Astros extended their winning streak to seven games with a 2-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night in the annual Major League Baseball Civil Rights game.
Ubaldo Jimenez finished May the way he started the month — with a good start. Baltimore’s offense did not give the right-hander much support.
Three batters into the game, Chris Tillman and the Baltimore Orioles trailed by three runs.
With several players hampered by injuries, Steve Clevenger became the latest Orioles’ role player to get a big hit.
Steve Pearce and Manny Machado homered and the Baltimore Orioles won a season-high fourth consecutive game, 4-3 over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
One day after being acquired from the Houston Astros, Bud Norris dominated his former teammates over six innings in his Orioles debut, and Baltimore got a home run from Chris Davis in a 6-3 victory Thursday night.
Rookie left-hander Brett Oberholtzer allowed three hits over seven innings to earn his first major league win, Jason Castro hit a grand slam and the Houston Astros beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-0 Wednesday night.
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The Orioles and Astros have agreed to a trade that will send Bud Norris to Baltimore for LJ Hoes.