The Oakland Athletics acquired AL saves leader Jim Johnson from the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night as a replacement for All-Star closer Grant Balfour.
The Baltimore Orioles aren’t waiting until September to mount a run at the playoffs. “Trust me, it’s been on,” manager Buck Showalter said after Sunday’s 10-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics. “You grind for February, March, April, May, June, July and August to have a chance to roll the dice the last five weeks, and that’s where we are.”
After Jarrod Parker and Chris Tillman waged a magnificent pitching duel for eight innings, it became apparent that a tense matchup between the Oakland Athletics and Baltimore Orioles was going to be decided by each team’s bullpen.
Brian Roberts hit a grand slam, Adam Jones homered and had three RBIs, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 9-7 Friday night to gain ground in the wild-card race.
Orioles have another huge series this weekend against the Oakland Athletics. The A’s are coming off of a series where they lost 2 of 3 against the Mariners and the O’s just lost 2 of […]
Wei-Yin Chen, a Taiwan national, pitched eight stellar innings, giving up only two hits to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Friday night.
Rookie Wei-Yin Chen struck out a career-high 12, Matt Wieters hit a three-run homer and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 6-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Yoenis Cespedes and Chris Carter hit two-run homers to back an effective pitching performance by Bartolo Colon, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 Saturday night for their ninth win in 10 games.
It’s a big honor for a local organization. Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice got to choose a charity he wants to support as part of a national competition sponsored by Popchips. Rice chose the Living Classrooms Foundation.
The unlikely comeback began rather innocently, with a pair of hits that didn’t make it out of the infield.
Brandon McCarthy won for the first time this season, pitching seven solid innings, and Eric Sogard hit a two-run home run in a three-run second as the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Friday.
Public schools in Washington have a new director of athletics, the first woman to head the department.