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Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Tyler Glasnow throws a pitch to the Baltimore Orioles during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Glasnow fans 10 in 5 innings to help Rays beat Orioles 2-1

Sep. 18, 2020 11:46 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Tyler Glasnow struck out 10 over five innings to help the Tampa Bay Rays beat Alex Cobb and the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 Friday night. Glasnow (4-1) allowed one run, four hits and a pair of walks. The right-hander has won four straight decisions, a streak that began with a 13-strikeout...

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Blake Snell throws a pitch to the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Rays earn AL playoff spot with doubleheader sweep of Orioles

Sep. 17, 2020 11:25 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Having clinched a return trip to the postseason, the Tampa Bay Rays marked the occasion with a subdued celebration on the field before heading to the clubhouse, where they slipped on hats and shirts that will serve as souvenirs of the accomplishment. Make no mistake, the Rays are proud of...

New York Yankees' Luke Voit hits a three-run home run during the fifth inning of the second baseball game of the team's doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles, Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Voit's 6 RBIs, Cole's gem help Yankees sweep DH vs Orioles

Sep. 11, 2020 10:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pitching, power, savvy on the bases — the Yankees pummeled the Orioles every which way Friday night. Gerrit Cole threw a seven-inning two-hitter in a 6-0 doubleheader opener, Luke Voit hit a pair of three-run homers in a 10-1 nightcap romp, and New York thumped Baltimore to win a...

Dark clouds move beyond the empty stands and outfield at Yankee Stadium where a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles was postponed, Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, in New York. The game was rescheduled for Friday before the scheduled night game between the two teams. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

As Paxton experiences setback, Yankees, O's rained out

Sep. 10, 2020 7:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — On another day of bad news for the banged-up Yankees, New York said left-hander James Paxton had a setback in his return from a strained left flexor tendon. Paxton felt sore after throwing on flat ground. Manager Aaron Boone revealed the news as New York’s homestand opener against...

New York Mets designated hitter Pete Alonso (20) points to the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the eighth inning of the team's baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Alonso, Conforto lead Mets to 7-6 win over Orioles

Sep. 10, 2020 12:27 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit his second dramatic homer in a week Wednesday night, when his shot to center field leading off the eighth inning lifted the New York Mets to a 7-6 win over the Baltimore Orioles. Alonso hit a walk-off, two-run homer to give the Mets a 9-7, 10-inning win over the New York...

New York Yankees' Jonathan Holder runs home to score on a single by Miguel Andujar during the ninth inning of the first baseball game of a doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles, Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, in Baltimore. The Yankees won 6-5 in nine innings. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Orioles end 19-game skid vs Yankees, split doubleheader

Sep. 5, 2020 12:31 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles ended their 19-game losing streak against the New York Yankees, using a strong offensive performance by rookie Ryan Mountcastle to earn a 6-3 victory Friday night for a doubleheader split. In the opener, Miguel Andújar singled in the tiebreaking run in the ninth...

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws to a Baltimore Orioles batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Walker sharp in Blue Jays debut, a 5-0 win over Orioles

Aug. 29, 2020 10:35 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Taijuan Walker pitched six shutout innings in his Toronto debut and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Cavan Biggio each hit two-run singles as the Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-0 on Saturday night. Walker (3-2), acquired from the Seattle Mariners in a trade two days earlier, allowed...

Toronto Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr., right, celebrates his solo home run against the Baltimore Orioles with Teoscar Hernandez during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Friday, Aug. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Grichuk homers in 10th as Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-4

Aug. 28, 2020 11:36 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N .Y. (AP) — Randal Grichuk hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-4 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. With Reese McGuire standing on second base, Joe Panik popped out on a bunt attempt and Cavan Biggio lined out. But Grichuk...

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu, of South Korea, delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Monday, Aug. 17, 2020, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Grichuk, Biggio back sharp Ryu as Blue Jays beat Orioles 7-2

Aug. 18, 2020 12:50 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Hyun Jin Ryu pitched six innings of four-hit ball, Randal Grichuk homered and drove in four runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 Monday night. Cavan Biggio also went deep for the Blue Jays and finished with three hits and three RBIs. Ryu (2-1) struck out three and...

Baltimore Orioles' Tanner Scott pitches during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Austin Hays' 2-run homer gives Orioles 10-9 win over Phils

Aug. 11, 2020 11:50 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A wacky game had a wild finish. Austin Hays led off the 10th inning with a two-run, inside-the-park homer to lift the Baltimore Orioles to a 10-9 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night. Bryce Harper hit a tying, two-run homer in the eighth and Jean Segura gave the Phillies...