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Rangers rally past Orioles, 8-5

Sep. 24, 2021 23:35 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Adolis García hit a go-ahead two-run double in a five-run ninth inning and the Texas Rangers snapped a five-game losing streak with 8-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. “It's always good to end with a win like that,” Garcia said...

Harper's throw to plate saves Phillies' 4-3 win over O's

Sep. 22, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper won games for the Phillies this year with one swing, one slide, one daring dash around the bases. Now add this save to the highlight reel: Harper fired a heater on the fly from right field that nailed a runner at home — and gave the...

Realmuto's 2-run triple in 10th leads Phillies past O's 3-2

Sep. 22, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper put his head down and sprinted from first base as soon as J.T. Realmuto lined an opposite-field shot to right. He waited for his cue from Phillies fans to figure out how far he should take his breathless dash. “I...

Sale returns, Red Sox send Orioles to loss No. 100, 7-1

Sep. 17, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Quarantine wasn’t quite a complete shutdown for Chris Sale. After testing positive for COVID-19 -- for the second time -- the Red Sox left-hander borrowed a portable pitcher’s mound from Babson College and had some weights brought out to his house....

Yanks toss it away in 9th, fall to Hays, Orioles 3-2 in 10th

Sep. 16, 2021 22:09 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Yankees reliever Clay Holmes threw a wild pitch with two outs in the ninth inning that let the tying run score, then Austin Hays chopped an RBI single in the 10th that lifted the Baltimore Orioles to a 3-2 win Thursday night, dropping New York back in the AL wild-card race....

Blue Jays overpower Orioles in doubleheader sweep

Sep. 11, 2021 23:48 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Bo Bichette and Alejandro Kirk hit a pair of two-run homers in an 11-run seventh and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-2 on Saturday night to complete a doubleheader sweep. In the opener, George Springer hit a two-out, two-run homer in...

Orioles hit two homers off Ray, beat Blue Jays 6-3

Sep. 10, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Cedric Mullins and Ryan McKenna homered off Robbie Ray and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Blue Jays 6-3 on Friday night to end Toronto's season-high winning streak at eight. Anthony Santander also had a three-run shot in the seventh inning off Julian...

Sánchez 2 HRs, 6 RBIs, but Yanks blow lead, fall to O's 8-7

Sep. 05, 2021 19:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez hit a grand slam and a two-run homer, but the New York Yankees blew a late lead and lost to the last-place Baltimore Orioles 8-7 Sunday. The wild card-contending Yankees dropped to 9-7 against the Orioles this year. Baltimore is 1-18...

LEADING OFF: Schwindel sparks Cubs, Buehler again faces SF

Sep. 04, 2021 20:50 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: ___ OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS Rookie Frank Schwindel is hitting .356 with nine home runs and 25 RBIs in 31 games since the Cubs claimed him off waivers from Oakland in mid-July. ...

O's rally against Chapman, win after nearly no-hitting Yanks

Sep. 04, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman gave up Pedro Severino's tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees lost to Baltimore 4-3 Saturday after the last-place Orioles took a no-hitter into the seventh. Joey Gallo's two-run...