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Meadows, Rays relievers stop O's 2-0 for doubleheader split

Sep. 3, 2019 11:50 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay manager Kevin Cash was pleased with a much-needed bounce-back win over last-place Baltimore. Austin Meadows homered, seven Tampa Bay relievers combined on a five-hitter and the playoff-contending Rays blanked the Orioles 2-0 Tuesday night to split a doubleheader. "We...

Scherzer goes over 200 Ks as Nationals beat Orioles 8-4

Aug. 28, 2019 11:23 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer took another step toward returning to All-Star form, reached another milestone and helped the Washington Nationals get back on track in their pursuit of a playoff berth. Scherzer struck out eight to notch 200 for an eighth straight season, Kurt Suzuki homered and drove in...

Phillies pound out 17 hits, rout Pirates 12-3

Aug. 28, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto had three hits, including a homer and a triple, Corey Dickerson also went deep and the Philadelphia Phillies got 17 hits in a 12-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. Cesar Hernandez contributed three hits and three RBIs. Rhys Hoskins doubled, tripled...

Orioles set mark for HRs allowed in late-night loss to Rays

Aug. 23, 2019 1:57 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — For a while, there's been no doubt the Baltimore Orioles would set a dubious record for the most home runs allowed in a season. It was just a matter of where and when. And that came early Thursday night when Tampa Bay's Austin Meadows sent a drive sailing over the right field scoreboard at...

Rio Ruiz homers in 9th to lift Orioles over Astros 8-7

Aug. 11, 2019 6:12 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Verlander lasted only five innings against the Baltimore Orioles and walked off the mound in position to take his first loss since early July. His struggle foreshadowed the shocking end of both the game and Houston's lengthy winning streak. Rio Ruiz hit a two-run homer with two outs...

Miley helps Astros beat Orioles 3-2 for 7th straight victory

Aug. 9, 2019 11:24 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — If Wade Miley pitched this well for the Baltimore Orioles, they never would have let him get away. The resurgent left-hander extended his unbeaten streak to nine games, throwing impressively against his former team to help the surging Astros beat Baltimore 3-2 Friday night. Jose Altuve hit...

Orioles' Davis clears air with manager after dugout clash

Aug. 9, 2019 9:12 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Orioles first baseman Chris Davis said he reached a "breaking point" when he charged at manager Brandon Hyde in the dugout on Wednesday night, and expressed his regret during a lengthy conversation with Hyde on Friday. The flare-up occurred in the fifth inning of Baltimore's 14-2 loss to...

Yankees hit 5 HRs, rip Orioles 14-2 for 8th straight win

Aug. 7, 2019 11:33 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Having deflated the Baltimore Orioles' spirit with an unprecedented show of power, the New York Yankees bid farewell to Camden Yards for 2019 after going 10-0 in a ballpark that simply could not contain their fence-busting lineup. Gio Urshela and Kyle Higashioka each hit two home runs, and...

Yankees hit 5 HRs, beat Orioles 9-6 for 6th straight win

Aug. 5, 2019 11:37 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Sometimes, baseball isn't all that mystifying. Match a hard-hitting lineup against an inexperienced pitching staff, put them both in a small ballpark, and the result is quite predictable. Such is the case when the New York Yankees face the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. The Yankees hit...

Gleyber Torres hits slam, Yankees beat Red Sox 4-2

Aug. 2, 2019 11:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres hit a first-inning grand slam, left-hander James Paxton cruised after that and the New York Yankees three-hit the Boston Red Sox in a 4-2 victory Friday night. Boston has lost five straight for the first time since 2015 and dropped 11 ½ games behind first-place New York...