Category: ‘AL East’

What does trade deadline mean for Orioles and Manny Machado?
July 20th, 2017 at 1:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Should the Baltimore Orioles trade Manny Machado? The answer to that question is intrinsically linked to a second question, which coming into this season seemed to have a much clearer answer: Can the Baltimore Orioles re-sign Manny Machado? Before this season, the answer was a laugh, and then...

Smith HR in 7th breaks tie | carries Orioles past Rangers 3-1
July 18th, 2017 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** BALTIMORE (AP) â?? Chris Tillman and a trio of relievers provided the Baltimore Orioles something that's been lacking for much of this season: a well-pitched game. Seth Smith hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning and the Orioles used a solid outing from by its struggling pitching staff to...

Banged-Up Orioles Are Under .500, But Insist All Is Not Lost
July 14th, 2017 at 10:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** BALTIMORE (AP) â?? An array of injuries, poor pitching and lopsided defeats left the Baltimore Orioles with a losing record at the All-Star break. Fortunately, they're still within striking distance of a playoff spot. So, operating on the theory that things can't possibly get any worse, the Orioles fully expect...

Heyman | Can the Orioles sway owner Angelos?
July 13th, 2017 at 10:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** Baltimore Orioles baseball people are realistic to understand they may need to sell this year. But can they? Owner Peter Angelos "has never sold" points out one rival GM. Angelos is 88 now, but that has never been his M.O. Angelos always has been a "go for it"...

What’s Happening To The Orioles Halfway Through The Season?
July 7th, 2017 at 4:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** BALTIMORE (WJZ) â?? What started as a promising season with a terrific 22-10 start, has turned into a troublesome tale for the struggling Baltimore Orioles. The Orioles have a record of 40-45 heading into the the All-Star break and are currently 8 games out of first place in the American...