Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis will be out for at least six weeks with a broken left thumb, the result of being hit by a pitch from New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia.
Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the seventh inning, Chris Davis homered and drove in four runs, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 Thursday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Stay or go? Too fast to stop!
During the first 2 1/2 months of the Baltimore Orioles’ surprisingly successful season, sports writers from around the country descended upon Camden Yards to find out why a perennial loser was suddenly a contender in the AL East. The answer, manager Buck Showalter insisted, was not profound. He summed it up with one word: “Pitching.”
The Baltimore Orioles have reinstated outfielder Nick Markakis from the 15-day disabled list and optioned infielder Joe Mahoney to Triple-A Norfolk.
Buck talked about his 2 corner outfielders; heading in opposite directions – medically.
They are better, but not as good as they teased us to believe.
Baltimore Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis has had surgery for a fractured right wrist.
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Dr. Vip Nanavati of Mercy Medical Center weighs in on Nick Markakis’ injury.
Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis has a hamate fracture of his right wrist and will undergo surgery on Friday in Sarasota, Fla.
Adam Jones and Nick Markakis hit two-run homers and the Baltimore Orioles matched a season high with their fifth straight win, 6-5 over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.