Jan 19, 2013 15:01 EST
Former long-time Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver died of an apparent heart attack Saturday while on a team-sponsored cruise, the Major League Baseball team said. He was 82.
Nov 13, 2012 20:24 EST
Oakland Athletics Bob Melvin and Washington Nationals Davey Johnson have been named Managers of the Year for the second time in their Major League Baseball careers.
Nov 09, 2012 13:51 EST
Lee MacPhail, who had been the oldest living member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, has died at age 95, the American sporting shrine announced on its website Friday.
Oct 28, 2012 17:25 EDT
San Francisco pitchers have baffled Detroit batters with back-to-back World Series shutouts, giving Matt Cain the chance to make history and complete a title sweep for the Giants.
Oct 28, 2012 01:50 EDT
San Francisco pitchers have humbled Detroit batters by throwing the first back-to-back World Series shutouts in 46 years at the Tigers, putting the Giants on the brink of a championship sweep.
Oct 12, 2012 21:43 EDT
C.C. Sabathia struck out nine in pitching a complete-game victory for the New York Yankees, who defeated Baltimore 3-1 to eliminate the Orioles from the Major League Baseball playoffs.
Oct 12, 2012 02:33 EDT
Justin Verlander posted his first career playoff shutout as the Detroit Tigers advanced to the second round of the Major League Baseball playoffs with a 6-0 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Oct 11, 2012 03:04 EDT
Historic home runs by Raul Ibanez rallied the New York Yankees to an unlikely Major League Baseball playoff triumph while Coco Crisp's last-inning heroics kept Oakland's title dreams alive.
Oct 11, 2012 01:28 EDT
New York's Raul Ibanez blasted a game-winning home run in the 12th inning after tying the game with a homer to lift the Yankees over Baltimore 3-2 in a Major League Baseball playoff thriller.
Oct 09, 2012 02:01 EDT
Taiwanese pitcher Chen Wei-Yin baffled New York's powerful batters, sparking the Baltimore Orioles over the Yankees 3-2 to level their Major League Baseball playoff series.
Oct 08, 2012 02:15 EDT
Catcher Russell Martin helped ignite a five-run ninth inning with a leadoff home run as the New York Yankees beat Baltimore 7-2 in game one of their American League Division Series.
Oct 06, 2012 22:57 EDT
Detroit's Justin Verlander struck out 11 batters and surrendered only one run in seven innings to spark the Tigers over Oakland 3-1 in a Major League Baseball playoff game.
Oct 06, 2012 12:03 EDT
Baltimore pitcher Joe Saunders allowed only one run in 5 2/3 innings and the Orioles ripped Texas 5-1 Friday to book a Major League Baseball divisional playoff series against the New York Yankees.
Oct 04, 2012 21:26 EDT
Atlanta's Kris Medlen will throw the first pitch of the playoffs while Braves' teammate Chipper Jones could be appearing in his final game as the Major League Baseball postseason begins Friday.
Oct 03, 2012 02:58 EDT
Jonny Gomes smacked a solo home run and Oakland beat Texas 3-1, leaving the playoff-bound clubs deadlocked for a division lead entering the last day of the Major League Baseball season.
Oct 03, 2012 00:14 EDT
Raul Ibanez hit a game-tying two-run homer and knocked in the winning run with a single in the 12th inning to give the New York Yankees a crucial 4-3 Major League Baseball victory over Boston.
Oct 02, 2012 03:04 EDT
Detroit and Oakland secured Major League Baseball playoff berths, joining the Texas Rangers, New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles in the American League title chase.
Oct 02, 2012 00:07 EDT
Miguel Cabrera smacked his 44th home run and Jhonny Peralta hit another solo homer to power Detroit over Kansas City 6-3 and clinch a Major League Baseball playoff spot for the Tigers.
Oct 01, 2012 00:54 EDT
Mike Napoli blasted two home runs and knocked in six runs for the Texas Rangers in an 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels that clinched Major League Baseball playoff berths for three clubs.
Sep 30, 2012 00:59 EDT
The mystery surrounding Major League Baseball's playoff teams from the American League continued on Saturday after a key game between the Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Angels was rained out.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
Based in Baltimore since 1954
|Major league affiliations|
|Retired Numbers||4, 5, 8, 20, 22, 33, 42|
|Major league titles|
|World Series titles (3)||1983 • 1970 • 1966|
|AL Pennants (7)||1983 • 1979 • 1971 • 1970|
1969 • 1966 • 1944
|East Division titles (8)||1997 • 1983 • 1979 • 1974|
1973 • 1971 • 1970 • 1969
|Wild card berths (1)||1996|
|Owner(s): Peter Angelos|
|Manager: Dave Trembley|
|General Manager: Andy MacPhail|
|President of Baseball Operations: Andy MacPhail|