It’s not as if Jason Hammel is pitching horribly. The Baltimore Orioles right-hander simply isn’t performing well enough to win.
Stephen Drew hit two homers, drove in five runs and scored three times to power the Boston Red Sox past the Baltimore Orioles 7-3 on Saturday night.
Chris Tillman pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, Adam Jones homered twice and the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Boston Red Sox 6-0 Friday night to end a three-game skid.
The Chicago Blackhawks headed for the East Coast, one win between them and the Stanley Cup title. The Boston Bruins, meanwhile, went home knowing they had to win the next game to avoid elimination, not to mention the bitter experience of watching someone else celebrate winning the Stanley Cup on their ice.
One little line tweak. One subtle strategic adjustment. That might be all it takes in this tight Stanley Cup finals.
From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.
Daniel Paille scored in overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 Saturday to tie the Stanley Cup finals at one game apiece.
Chris Davis hit his major league-leading 23rd home run, Nick Markakis had four hits and scored three runs, and the Baltimore Orioles beat Jon Lester and the Boston Red Sox 6-3 Sunday.
Tillman took a two-hitter into the seventh inning and Chris Davis hit his major league-leading 22nd home run for the Orioles, who moved within 1 1/2 games of first-place Boston in the AL East.
The primary compensation fund for victims of the Boston Marathon bombings got a flurry of applications Friday, a day before the deadline to file a claim.
Keep up with the NHL Cup Finals by following our Twitter wall!
The Pittsburgh Penguins cleaned out their lockers today, made plans for the summer, and started thinking about what could have been.