Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse.? The Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, controlled by the Baltimore Orioles, obtained a temporary restraining order in its fight with the Washington Nationals, who want a higher broadcast...

Baltimore still special to Yankees' Roberts

BALTIMORE - In his first year with the Baltimore Orioles, Brian Roberts played shortstop alongside third baseman Cal Ripken, Jr., who was in the final year of what turned out to be...

Teammates support booed A's reliever Jim Johnson

...is only one-third complete, it's already been a long one for A's reliever Jim Johnson.Acquired from the Baltimore Orioles in December, Johnson began the season as the A's closer, but as the club headed into Tuesday's road trip opener...

Orioles All-Star Manny Machado doubtful for opening day

Time appears to be running out on Manny Machado in his bid to play on Opening Day for the Baltimore Orioles following off-season knee surgery.Machado had an operation in October to repair a torn ligament in his left knee. The All-Star...

Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith wants baseball's Opening Day to be a national holiday

...million, one-year contract."Whatever happened in the past, I look to move forward and have a great year with the Baltimore Orioles," Cruz said.Cruz was suspended for 50 games for a violation of baseball's drug agreement related to the sport's...

Aaron Harang hit hard in first game with Braves

...giving up homers to Jordan Schafer and B.J. Upton.Tigers shortstop Alex Gonzalez, who was acquired from the Baltimore Orioles on Monday, went 2 for 3 with a double to raise his spring batting average to .441.

Solid pitching by Tigers, Orioles silence Braves

...waiting to hear."Meanwhile in Sarasota, Fla., the Braves' split squad lost 8-0 to Miguel Gonzalez and the Baltimore Orioles.Gonzalez, who pitched six innings of three-hit ball, got the start after Chris Tillman was scratched because...

Stephen Strasburg avoids arbitration with Washington

...a second-round pick by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1992 and played parts of three seasons in the majors with the Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Devil Rays in the late 1990s.In 41 games and 109 at-bats, he hit .211 with four homers and eight...

Orioles agree to deal with closer Balfour

Two weeks after trading their closer to Oakland, the Baltimore Orioles agreed to a two-year, $15 million contract with former Athletics closer Grant Balfour on Tuesday, according to a person familiar...

Diamondbacks sign free agent Arroyo

...exercise its $11 million option for 2016.Arroyo reportedly also had discussions with the Los Angeles Dodgers and Baltimore Orioles.ATHLETICS: Center fielder Coco Crisp is staying with the Oakland Athletics for an additional two seasons, agreeing...