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Smith's sprint in 13th to lift Mariners over Orioles 7-6

Sep. 22, 2019 12:41 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Edging off second base with two outs in the 13th inning, Mallex Smith had one thought in mind as Orioles third baseman Rio Ruiz whipped the ball across the diamond. "I am definitely going to win that game," Smith said. Smith scored after Tim Lopes beat out an infield grounder, and the...

Hernández struggles for Mariners in 5-3 loss to Orioles

Sep. 20, 2019 10:46 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Félix Hernández isn't getting emotional as the end of the season draws closer. Given what's transpired, he probably can't wait for it to be done. Come next year, Hernández expects to pitch far more effectively — even if it's not for the Seattle Mariners....

Hays robs Guerrero, Jays sweep Orioles with 8-4 victory

Sep. 19, 2019 11:26 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — It didn't matter to Austin Hays that the game he was in had absolutely no bearing on the playoff picture. That was the last thing on his mind as he chased after a soaring line drive that appeared destined to go over the wall. The Orioles rookie made a highlight-reel grab, one that will be...

Grichuk slam negates Buchholz dud as Jays beat Orioles 11-10

Sep. 19, 2019 12:19 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Clay Buchholz left the game under radically different circumstances, Randal Grichuk delivered the decisive blow in an improbable Toronto victory. The Blue Jays overcame an ineffective start by Buchholz, using a grand slam by Grichuk with two outs in the...

Thomas, Ravens D up for challenge of facing Mahomes & Chiefs

Sep. 18, 2019 3:18 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — When it comes to defending the long ball against Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, Ravens safety Earl Thomas has a message for Kansas City's receivers: I've got you covered. Serving as the last line of defense for Baltimore, Thomas will be tested Sunday by Mahomes, who has thrown...

Explosion at Maryland school injures child, 2 adults

Sep. 18, 2019 11:32 AM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — An explosion in the boiler room of a Maryland school injured a child and two adults Wednesday. Baltimore County Fire Department spokesman Travis Francis told The Associated Press that one child and one adult were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He said he...

Cavan Biggio hit for cycle, just like dad Craig

Sep. 18, 2019 12:37 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Cavan Biggio hit for the cycle, just like his dad. Biggio homered in the third inning, singled in the sixth, doubled in the eighth and tripled in the ninth to boost the Toronto Blue Jays over the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night. The rookie drove in four runs and scored three times....

Jackson off to running start while making history for Ravens

Sep. 16, 2019 5:21 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — In the wake of a history-making performance, Lamar Jackson was satisfied only in that he helped the Baltimore Ravens win a second straight game. Deftly throwing the ball downfield and making calculated runs through the Arizona defense on Sunday, Jackson became the first player in...

Former 'The Wire' actor escapes Baltimore police custody

Sep. 16, 2019 8:06 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland authorities are searching for a former actor from the Baltimore-based television show "The Wire" who they say escaped custody after being taken to a hospital. Baltimore police say Christopher Clanton Sr. was arrested Sept. 12 for violating a protective order and was taken to a...

Murray shows improvement; still winless after loss to Ravens

Sep. 15, 2019 6:16 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Playing for the Ravens last season, Arizona Cardinals linebacker Terrell Suggs had an up-close view of rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson's on-the-job training. It's a difficult task to play such an important position one year out of college, but Jackson persevered and took Baltimore to the...