Zach Britton felt as though he pitched well enough to win. The Orioles’ left-hander would have been in line to do just that, too, had it not been for a mistake by a fellow rookie.
Four days after an MRI revealed a minor back strain, Jeremy Guthrie gutted through 97 pitches in a 9-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, though manager Buck Showalter hardly placed the blame on his hard-luck pitcher.
Nick Markakis had three hits and Jake Arrieta moved into a tie for the American League lead in wins as the Baltimore Orioles pounded the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-3 on Monday night.
Pirates will be roaming the streets of Fells Point in Baltimore this weekend.
Jake Fox wants to do more than just hit his way onto the Baltimore Orioles’ roster. He wants to be in the everyday lineup.
Pittsburgh Pirates closer Joel Hanrahan hates to give up runs, even in a meaningless spring training game.
Baltimore Orioles right-hander Brad Bergesen, eager to put last season’s struggles behind him, tossed two solid innings Monday in a 6-4 victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Four Americans are dead, four days after pirates hijacked their yacht. It’s the deadliest case of piracy yet and it ended with a knife fight between a Navy SEAL and one of the pirates.
Pirates hijacked a yacht and are now holding four Americans hostage. This happened off the coast of East Africa, an area plagued by piracy.