Given a second chance thanks to a fan in the front row wearing a Joe Mauer jersey, J.J. Hardy made the team that traded him in the offseason pay. Hardy homered, Zach Britton won for the first time in 10 weeks and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Monday night.
Zach Britton was activated from the disabled list and will start for the Baltimore Orioles against the Minnesota Twins on Monday.
The New York Yankees set a franchise record for runs in the first inning, scoring 12 times against Baltimore in the second game of a day-night doubleheader Saturday.
Resting several stars in the opener of a day-night doubleheader, the New York Yankees enjoyed watching all those fill-ins bring home a win.
Baltimore Orioles pitcher Brad Bergesen has been placed on the paternity leave list, opening a roster spot for right-hander Chris Tillman.
Jeremy Guthrie made one thing clear to any playoff contenders pondering a deal for him: He can help. The same could be said for Derrek Lee and Koji Uehara, too.
Baltimore’s pre-All Star road trip could hardly look any worse. After the buzz of a benches-clearing brawl one night earlier, the Orioles’ bats fell silent in a 4-0 loss to the Red Sox on Saturday night.
Mark Reynolds hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, Nick Markakis had a career-high five hits and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Sunday to end their five-game losing streak.
Zach Britton is not supposed to be in the Major Leagues yet, and the Baltimore Orioles aren’t expected to be a first place team. What’s supposed to be just isn’t reality right now.
Baltimore Orioles right-hander Brad Bergesen got off lucky after being struck in the right forearm by a line drive Friday.
Jake Fox hit his eighth home run, most in the majors this spring, and Zach Britton had another impressive outing to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 6-2 on Tuesday.
Zach Britton threw four scoreless innings and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Houston Astros 6-4 on Saturday.