Latest John Means News

Rizzo delivers again for new team, Yankees rout Orioles 10-3

Aug. 04, 2021 23:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Recently acquired Anthony Rizzo homered again, DJ LeMahieu drove in four runs and the New York Yankees cruised to a 10-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night. Rizzo’s solo homer in the fourth inning made him the first player in Yankees...

Means, Franco lead Orioles to 5-2 win over Tigers

Jul. 31, 2021 22:05 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — John Means struck out six in six strong innings, Maikel Franco homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Detroit Tigers 5-2 on Saturday night. Means (5-3) gave up one run on four hits and recorded his first victory since May 5. The left-hander was making...

Harvey, Severino power Orioles to 4-3 win over Tigers

Jul. 30, 2021 22:57 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Matt Harvey extended his shutout streak to 18 1/3 innings, and Pedro Severino homered twice, leading the Baltimore Orioles to a 4-3 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Harvey (6-10) allowed six hits in 6 1/3 innings without walking a batter....

Orioles complete three-game sweep of Nationals with 5-4 win

Jul. 25, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ryan McKenna scored on a sharp grounder by Ramon Urías for the winning run as the Baltimore Orioles completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 5-4 victory on Sunday. Trey Mancini, Maikel Franco and McKenna hit solo homers for the...

Matt Harvey impressive again, Orioles beat Nationals 5-3

Jul. 24, 2021 22:12 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Matt Harvey allowed one hit in six scoreless innings in another outstanding performance and the Baltimore Orioles held on to beat the fading Washington Nationals 5-3 on Saturday night. Harvey (5-10) allowed only one baserunner — Trea Turner hit a...

Tampa Bay slugs 2 HRs, spoils return of Orioles' Means 9-3

Jul. 20, 2021 23:08 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Francisco Mejía had a homer and five RBIs, Randy Arozarena also homered and the Tampa Bay Rays spoiled John Means’ return from a left shoulder strain, beating the Baltimore Orioles 9-3 Tuesday night. Means (4-3), making his first start...

LEADING OFF: Giants vs Dodgers, Nola and Means back on mound

Jul. 20, 2021 04:22 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ WESTERN STARS Buster Posey and the surprising San Francisco Giants continue their pivotal four-game series against the rival Dodgers. The star catcher hit a two-run homer...

Baltimore rookie Watkins pitches Orioles to 6-1 win vs Rays

Jul. 19, 2021 23:44 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie right-hander Spenser Watkins gave up one run in six innings as the Baltimore Orioles tied a season high with their third consecutive win, 6-1 over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. The 28-year old Watkins, making his third start and...

Orioles ace Means to return Tuesday from shoulder injury

Jul. 19, 2021 18:39 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles ace John Means will return from a left shoulder strain to start Tuesday night against the Tampa Bay Rays. The left-hander, 4-2 with a 2.28 ERA in 12 starts this season, last pitched on June 5 against Cleveland. He made three...

On deck for MLB's 2nd half: Trades, playoff races and prizes

Jul. 14, 2021 20:17 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Across the globe, everybody is watching Shohei Ohtani in awe and intrigue. Major League Baseball can only love the attention from around the world surrounding the Angels' two-way star and the spotlight he's brought to the sport. ...