Saturday Sep 13
The Campbell Reporter
MLB: Los Angeles Angels cut magic number to five
Angels 11, Astros 3: David Freese hit a two-run homer and Los Angeles won its ninth straight. The Angels reduced their magic number to five for their first A.L. West title since 2009.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Climbing Tal's Hill
Houston Astros prospects being recognized for terrific seasons
The Houston Astros have one of the deepest and most talented farm systems in baseball. At every level, they are loaded with young pitchers and hitters who are expected to eventually help them at the Major League level.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Firing Bo Porter Was the Right Move For the Houston Astros
Voicing your opinion in the workplace is generally viewed as an okay thing to do.
And That Happened: Tuesday's scores and highlights
Phillies 4, Braves 0 ; Cubs 7, Brewers 1 ; Cardinals 6, Pirates 4 ; Mets 8, Marlins 6 : "Hi, we're the four teams at least plausibly fighting for the second NL Wild Card right now.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Reds at Orioles, Game 1: Preview and Predictions
That's right, for the next month, the Reds shouldn't even be thinking about the postseason.
Blog Red Machine
Reds vs. Orioles: RHP Mat Latos vs. RHP Bud Norris
RHP Mat Latos vs. RHP Bud Norris Never before has Mat Latos squared off against the Baltimore Orioles, let alone pitch a game in Oriole Park.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Two-Start Pitchers: Week 23
Double dipping De La Rosa backfired in Week 22 , as neither Jorge nor Rubby picked up a win in three combined starts.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Astros' Bo Porter, Jeff Luhnow at odds, source says
In a season where the Astros seem incapable of staying out of the headlines for negative and controversial reasons, manager Bo Porter and general manager Jeff Luhnow have been at odds, according to a club source.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
History Suggests The Rockies Might Actually Make Changes
On the most recent episode of the Purple Dinosaur Podcast, Rockies beat writer Nick Groke was asked about the likelihood of significant changes for the Rockies this offseason.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs vs. Orioles Preview, Saturday 8/23, 1:20 CT
As was pointed out here the other day, the Cubs, since starting 2014 with a 13-27 mark through May 16, have been essentially a .500 team.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Astros minor leaguer Josh Hader named California League Pitcher of the Year
Lanky Class AA Corpus Christi lefthander Josh Hader, who has drawn comparisons to Chris Sale since he was acquired in the deal that sent Bud Norris to the Orioles last year, was named the 2014 California League's Pitcher of the Year for his impressive showing at Class A Lancaster before he was promoted earlier this month.
The Washington Post
Orioles shut down by former teammate Arrieta
Arrieta stifled his former team, striking out five and holding the Orioles to four hits over seven innings as Baltimore fell to the Cubs 4-1.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Embracing spoiler role, Astros, Feldman eye series win
For the rest of the week, the second-place Yankees will face off against sub-.500 teams in New York.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
With a Series Win in the Books, Sox and Sale Look to Ground O's
White Sox vs. Orioles at U.S. Cellular Field in the opener of a three-game series.
The Baltimore Sun
After losing series against Indians, Orioles turn their attention to the Windy City
CHICAGO The Orioles open a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox on the South Side tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.