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Orioles tie MLB record for HRs allowed, beat Royals 8-1

Aug. 21, 2019 11:11 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — In his trying first season as the Orioles' manager, Brandon Hyde was not the least bit concerned about his team tying a dubious record on a night it cruised to an easy win. Baltimore matched a major league mark by allowing its 258th homer this season, but the Orioles hit four of their own...

Rodriguez, Devers carry Red Sox past Orioles, 4-0

Aug. 17, 2019 11:21 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Eduardo Rodríguez's role in Boston's rotation just got a lot bigger. Judging by his first start since ace lefty Chris Sale went on the 10-day injured list, he looks like he can take on the added responsibility. Rodríguez pitched 7 1/3 stellar innings, red-hot Rafael Devers belted a...

Yanks top O's 8-3, run win streak over Baltimore to 15 games

Aug. 13, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Domingo Germán pitched seven strong innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors and the New York Yankees beat Baltimore 8-3 on Tuesday night, running their winning streak over the Orioles to 15 games. Germán allowed two runs, five hits, struck out seven, walked one...

Germán becomes majors first 16-game winner as Yanks beat O's

Aug. 13, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — From the outset, there was something different about Domingo Germán. His fastball zipped a little more, setting up an effective curveball and the Yankees got what they needed from their unexpected ace. German pitched seven strong innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors...

Torres (13 homers vs Os) lifts Yanks to doubleheader sweep

Aug. 12, 2019 11:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres walked to the plate in the eighth inning with runners on first and second, two outs and the Yankees ahead by five runs. Baltimore called for an intentional walk, and who could blame the Orioles? Torres hit three of New York's seven home runs in an 8-5, 11-8 doubleheader sweep...

Alvarez hits three homers in Astros 23-2 rout of Orioles

Aug. 10, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Houston manager A. J. Hinch was awestruck by his team's extraordinary display of power. The Astros aren't showing any type of weakness heading into the final stretch of the season. Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit three of Houston's six homers and drove in a career-high seven runs to help the...

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...

Mancini HR, 4 RBIs carry Orioles past Blue Jays 6-4

Aug. 3, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Victimized by the long ball for much of the season, the Baltimore Orioles used a power surge of their own to take the lead against Toronto. Then, after the Blue Jays fought back to tie, a 200-foot, opposite-field flare made the difference in Baltimore's 6-4 victory on Saturday night....

Galvis, Drury HRs help streaking Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-2

Aug. 2, 2019 11:10 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Undaunted by a trading spree that drained the roster, the Toronto Blue Jays are riding their longest winning streak of the season. Freddy Galvis had a home run among his three hits, Brandon Drury also went deep and the Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 Friday night. Not only have...

Orioles grab early lead, power past Angels in 9-3 win

Jul. 27, 2019 3:08 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Asher Wojciechowski was handed an early seven-run lead by his Baltimore teammates. He returned the favor with seven strong innings in a lopsided win. Wojciechowski was superb and Renato Núñez and Trey Mancini homered for the Orioles in their 9-3 victory over the Los Angeles...