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Tigers lose 104th game, move closer to first overall pick

Sep. 15, 2019 6:22 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — In the big picture, the Detroit Tigers are helping themselves with a bad finish to a terrible season. Edwin Jackson allowed five runs in five innings, and the Tigers took control of the race for the top pick in next June's amateur draft with an 8-2 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday....

Hill struggles in return as Dodgers rally past Orioles 4-2

Sep. 12, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Now that Rich Hill finally got past an arm injury, he's got a knee problem that might ruin his bid to pitch for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the postseason. Hill struggled with his control during his first start since June 19 and hurt his left knee in the process, a development that took the...

Odor HR in 6-run 1st inning, Rangers beat Orioles 9-4

Sep. 7, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Rougned Odor set the early tone and the Texas Rangers earned a rare series win on the road. The broader goal for Texas is to maintain that momentum heading into the final three weeks of the season. Odor homered during a six-run first inning and Texas cruised to its third straight victory...

Red Sox beat Yankees 6-1 as 7 pitchers combine for 3-hitter

Sep. 7, 2019 12:04 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and seven pitchers combined on a three-hitter to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night. Xander Bogaerts added a two-run double and Moreland two singles for the Red Sox, who won for the 13th time in 19 games. The...

Calhoun powers Rangers past Orioles 7-6

Sep. 6, 2019 11:04 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Trying to break out of a slump, Willie Calhoun got rid of each of his old bats. It worked. Calhoun homered twice and drove in a career-high four runs, helping the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-6 on Friday night. "I know today he hit two homers, but even when he's not getting...

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...

Royals load bases on 3 bunts, rally past Orioles 7-5

Aug. 31, 2019 11:29 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals went small to come up big against the Baltimore Orioles. "That's the Kansas City Royal way right there," outfielder Brett Phillips said. Whit Merrifield drove a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning after Kansas City loaded the bases on three bunts,...

Means wins back home, Alberto 5 hits as Orioles rout KC 14-2

Aug. 31, 2019 1:15 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Playing high school ball in suburban Kansas City, lefty John Means hoped he would someday pitch at Kauffman Stadium. Did he figure that actually would happen? Hardly. Means made the wait worth it, pitching seven strong innings to claim his first win against his hometown team as the...

Brooks, Orioles stymie hot-hitting Nationals in 2-0 victory

Aug. 27, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals had gotten quite used to banging around the baseball and circling the bases, so they were understandably startled when their bats were rendered useless by Aaron Brooks and the Baltimore bullpen. Brooks pitched a gem against the torrid-hitting Nationals, throwing...

Santander has 5 of Orioles' 16 hits in 8-3 win over Rays

Aug. 25, 2019 5:29 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays can only hope that a lost weekend in Baltimore doesn't prove costly in their bid to end a five-year playoff drought. Anthony Santander went 5 for 5 with a homer , Renato Núñez drove in three runs and the Orioles beat the Rays 8-3 Sunday for a split of the...