Jonathan Schoop hit two home runs, including an eighth-inning grand slam, as the Orioles beat the Tigers, 9-3, for their seventh straight win. Matt Wieters and Adam Jones also homered for the O’s, who lead the American League with 54 home runs this season, including 18 in their last seven games.
On Saturday morning, only hours after combining to close out another Orioles victory — their sixth in a row — relievers Darren O’Day and Zach Britton were together again at the nearby Fort Meade military base to join in Major League Baseball’s inaugural Play Ball Weekend and to feel like kids again.
Orioles right-hander Yovani Gallardo was encouraged Saturday after throwing for the first time since being placed on the 15-day disabled list April 23. Gallardo, who is recovering from right shoulder/bicep tendinitis, threw 25 times from 60 feet on flat ground.
Dylan Bundy is pitching out of the Orioles’ bullpen this season as a matter of necessity, but that doesn’t mean the organization’s No. 2 prospect is there for the long haul.
When Orioles scout Ryan Powell got the chance to participate in one of the team’s intrasquad games during Spring Training, it was so his mother, Wendy, could see the former independent league catcher play baseball again. Yet Ryan wanted to help not only Wendy, who was diagnosed with brain cancer in June 2015, but also […]
The Orioles and Tigers remain under the lights for the third game of a four-game set Saturday night in their first head-to-head series of the season. Baltimore, which has won the first two games of the series and six in a row overall, sends Mike Wright to the hill, while Detroit, which has lost 10 […]
Chris Tillman fired seven scoreless innings to outduel Justin Verlander, and Adam Jones broke a scoreless tie in the sixth with his 200th career home run, as the Orioles extended their winning streak to six by beating the Tigers, 1-0, on Friday night at Camden Yards.
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones continued his recent hot streak on Friday night and reached a major career milestone in the process. Jones launched a solo home run off the Tigers’ Justin Verlander in the sixth inning of the Orioles’ 1-0 win, giving him 200 career homers.
When the Orioles complete their current homestand and head west to begin a road trip against the Angels on May 20, shortstop J.J. Hardy will travel to the club’s spring complex in Sarasota, Fla.
The Orioles entered Thursday night’s game against the Tigers with an American League-best 49 home runs, including 13 during a high-scoring four-game winning streak. Yet when Baltimore rallied from a five-run deficit for a 7-5 win at Camden Yards, it did so without the benefit of a long ball.
The Tigers will take on the Orioles in the second game of their four-game weekend series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Friday night. Justin Verlander and Chris Tillman go to the hill in a battle of strong right-handers.
The red-hot Orioles offense got going late and rallied the team to a 7-5 victory over the Tigers on Thursday night at Camden Yards. The series-opening victory was Baltimore’s fifth in a row and 10th in 14 games, while Detroit lost for the ninth time in 10 games.