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1 hr ago | Star Tribune
The shortstop delivered the big blow in a seven-run inning against his former team as Baltimore lengthened its lead in the AL East.
5 hrs ago | Camden Chat
The Orioles had a lot of things going right for them over the last seven days, leading to a 6-1 record and an increased lead in the A.L. East.
9 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Clay Buchholz won for the first time in six weeks and Boston's rookies continued getting the job done on Sunday as the Red Sox shut out the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0.
Fans stand on their feet as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter takes his last at-bat at the Rogers Centre during ninth inning MLB baseball action against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Sunday, Aug.31, 2014.
The Blue Jays' power outage lasted a lot longer than anyone anticipated, but they finally restored order on the final day of the month.
Two years ago, when the Orioles unleashed the region's pent-up baseball passion with their first playoff run in years, they did it by walking baseball's version of a tightrope.
The right-hander will take the mound Sunday afternoon at Tropicana Field trying to give the Rays the lead in the four-game series after the clubs split the first two games.
August evaporates, September arrives, and so much of the season is gone. There can't be time for a sputtering team to make a U-turn and surge into the postseason, can there? Such a feat would be Ruthian, wouldn't it? Yet with the Baltimore Orioles several games in front in the American League East, how many of their fans remember what happened in ... (more)
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The AL East-leading Orioles acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza and infielder Kelly Johnson in a pair of trades Saturday night, bolstering their bench following injuries to key players.
During this first-place run, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is continually asked about the resiliency of his club, primarily the way it has been able to bounce back after absorbing injuries to key players.
The New York Yankees are not a team accustomed to missing the playoffs, and especially not missing them in consecutive seasons.
Yankees' starting pitcher Michael Pineda stands on the mound with teammate Mark Teixeira, right, waiting for Yankees manager Joe Girardi to take him out during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
Aug 28, 2014; Baltimore, MD, USA; Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is congratulated by teammates after hitting a solo home run in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Chris Tillman tries to win his fifth straight decision on Saturday when the Baltimore Orioles continue a four-game series with the Minnesota Twins at Camden Yards.
At some point in Spring Training, you might have looked at this series between the Rays and the Red Sox at Tropicana Field and circled it on your calendar.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:30 am
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