Nationals hire Dusty Baker as manager

...had started without at least one since 1988; in April that year, Frank Robinson replaced Cal Ripken Sr. with the Baltimore Orioles. Robinson later managed the Nationals.In the 66-year-old Baker, the Nationals get someone who has worked 20...

Marlins president David Samson regrets move

...Robinson spent decades surrounded by the trophies and souvenirs he gathered during his Hall of Fame career with the Baltimore Orioles.The shelves in his study are now bare, the result of Robinson's decision to auction off more than 200 cherished...

Mariners' Hisashi Iwakuma no-hits Orioles

...Iwakuma became the first American League pitcher in nearly three years to throw a no-hitter, silencing the Baltimore Orioles in the Mariners' 3-0 victory on Wednesday.Talented but often injured since arriving from Japan in 2012, the...

Former Georgia Tech star Matt Wieters homers to lift Baltimore past Atlanta

BALTIMORE - Matt Wieters homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Monday night for their third consecutive victory.Wieters, a former Georgia Tech star, hit...

Chris Davis powers Orioles past Braves

BALTIMORE - Chris Davis homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Atlanta Braves 7-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth consecutive victory.Davis hit a three-run shot in the...

Middle relievers getting their due in All-Star Game

...being a closer," said O'Day, the sidearming righty who usually pitches the seventh or eighth inning for the Baltimore Orioles. "You go out there and get three outs, four outs. Sometimes you might even have a harder job than a closer...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Martell was the first black woman to appear on 'Opry'

...date.It turned out to be a terrible year for the batter/pitcher Prentiss. He ended his major league career just three months after the Randall incident playing for the Baltimore Orioles, and in September he died at 26 of typhoid fever.

Orioles complete sweep of Braves

...BALTIMORE - Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the ninth inning, Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the skidding Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Wednesday night for a three-game sweep.Tillman (8-7) was lifted...

Manny Machado thriving in Orioles' leadoff spot

...two consecutive seasons cut short by injury, Manny Machado is at the top of his game as the No. 1 hitter in the Baltimore Orioles' lineup.The 6-foot-3 third baseman bats right-handed and swings for power, qualities not usually found...

GreenJackets Series Guide: vs. Delmarva (7/25-28)

Saturday, July 25 ? Tuesday, July 28 Delmarva Shorebirds 16-12, 49-47 (Baltimore Orioles) vs. Augusta GreenJackets 16-12, 49-48 (San Francisco Giants) Probable starters (subject to change) July 25 ? 7...