One night after its bullpen struggled mightily, the Minnesota Twins got a stellar performance from a different group of nonstarters.
Justin Morneau singled in the tiebreaking run with two outs in the ninth inning after an error by Chris Davis, and the Minnesota Twins got a home run from Chris Parmalee in a 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night.
Nick Markakis joined his Baltimore teammates to play Tuesday, and that was a pleasant sight for the Orioles.
Brian Matusz pitched four hitless innings and retired his first 11 batters before a walk in the Baltimore Orioles’ 9-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.
The National Zoo in Washington says its 6-year-old Andean bear is pregnant with twins.
The Baltimore Orioles have said all along that they were very close to putting their midseason struggles behind them and getting back to the winning ways that made them one of the surprising success stories in the first two and a half months of the season.
Adam Jones hit a two-run homer in the first inning against Francisco Liriano and the Baltimore Orioles hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Wednesday night.
The Baltimore Orioles plan to recall right-hander Tommy Hunter in time to start Wednesday night against Minnesota.
While Baltimore is a great football town (with a great team) the baseball tradition goes back a long way.
Jason Hammel was peeling off his Baltimore Orioles uniform after the finest pitching performance of his career, wearing a grin that displayed not one hint of disappointment about missing a chance to make baseball history.
The three home runs were nice. So were Ronny Paulino’s four hits and Robert Andino’s two RBIs.
The Orioles opened up the season with a win against the Twins.