Latest Corbin Burnes News

All-Star starter Burnes has no complaints about reasons for chaos, but he's ready for normal again

Jul. 20, 2024 00:31 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corbin Burnes is ready to get back into a more normal routine, though the Baltimore right-hander has no complaints about why things have been so chaotic for him in the last few weeks. Burnes allowed one run and two hits over six innings when the AL...

Santander hits 2 of Orioles' 4 homers to back All-Star starter Burnes in 9-1 win over Rangers

Jul. 19, 2024 23:50 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Anthony Santander homered twice and drove in five runs after Adley Rutschman and Colton Cowser had already hit two-run homers, and the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles beat the Texas Rangers 9-1 on Friday night in the first game out of the break. Rutschman...

Judge and Ohtani are the MVP favorites, but there's plenty of time left in baseball's award races

Jul. 19, 2024 07:32 AM EDT

Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani are the front-runners for baseball's MVP awards, according to the oddsmakers. It's only the All-Star break, but one or two clear favorites have emerged for several of the game's top honors. With play set to resume again Friday, here's a look at what the...

Shohei Ohtani hits 3-run homer for National League in 5-3 All-Star Game loss

Jul. 17, 2024 01:05 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Shohei Ohtani added another first to his unique resume: first player to get a win and hit a home run in All-Star play. “I haven’t really hit well during the All-Star Game, so I’m just relieved that I put a good ball in play,” Ohtani said through a...

Corbin Burnes has whirlwind All-Star experience after checking in on newborn twins

Jul. 16, 2024 21:58 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corbin Burnes planned to break away from his newborn twin daughters and show up at the All-Star Game regardless of whether he was the starting pitcher for the American League. In a Midsummer Classic filled with replacements and first-time All-Stars, the...

Baltimore's Corbin Burnes to start against Pittsburgh's Paul Skenes in All-Star Game

Jul. 16, 2024 06:13 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baltimore's Corbin Burnes will start for the American League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game against Pittsburgh rookie Paul Skenes. A 29-year-old right-hander, Burnes is 9-4 with a 2.93 ERA in his first season with the Orioles, who acquired him from...

Paul Skenes in spotlight, starting All-Star Game after just 11 major league games

Jul. 15, 2024 23:10 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Paul Skenes looked like a summer intern reporting for duty in a light gray suit, white shirt and cream-colored tie, teenage acne on his face and wonder in his voice. In a ballpark filled with six dozen All-Stars, the 22-year-old Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher...

It's been almost a half-century since a Pittsburgh pitcher started the All-Star game

Jul. 15, 2024 14:29 PM EDT

Paul Skenes is set to start the All-Star game, the first time since 1995 that a rookie pitcher has that honor. It's been even longer since a Pittsburgh player has been in that spotlight. The last pitcher from the Pirates to start the All-Star game was Jerry Reuss in...

Blanco throws 7 strong innings and McCormick homers twice as Astros beat Orioles 5-1

Jun. 22, 2024 19:01 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Ronel Blanco pitched seven strong innings and Chas McCormick homered twice to lead the Houston Astros to a 5-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday. Yordan Alvarez added a two-run shot to help Houston extend its winning streak to four games. ...

Orioles hit 4 HRs off Wheeler, beat the Phillies 8-3 to take 2 of 3 in the series

Jun. 16, 2024 22:39 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Gunnar Henderson hit his eighth leadoff homer of the season, and three more Orioles also went deep off Zack Wheeler to help Baltimore beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Sunday. The pitching matchup between Wheeler (8-4) and Corbin Burnes (8-2) didn't live up to...