4:00 AM EDT, Wed August 23, 2017
12 hours ago

Orioles on deck: What to watch Tuesday vs. Athletics

Orioles (61-64) vs. Athletics (54-71) Where: Camden Yards First pitch: 7:05 p.m. TV/Radio: MASN/105.7 The Fan Starting pitchers: Orioles RHP Ubaldo Jiménez (5-8, 6.47 ERA) vs. Athletics RHP Paul Blackburn (3-1, 3.46) What to watch 1. Powerful August. If it feels like the Orioles’ power has made...
18 hours ago

Terps women continue to dominate in World University Games

TAIPEI, Taiwan – The United States, which is being represented by the Maryland women’s basketball team, continued playing well on both ends of the court in a 102-53 win over Poland in World University Games pool play today. The U.S. gave little room to Poland’s offense throughout the game. Offensively,...
21 hours ago

Adam Jones on pace for first 30-homer season since 2013

Orioles center fielder Adam Jones has enjoyed watching young stars Jonathan Schoop and Manny Machado trade home runs as they compete for the team lead in that department, but it’s not like he’s on the outside looking in. Jones hammered two home runs and matched a career high with four hits in Monday...
Aug 21, 2017

Power show by Jones and Schoop backs effective outing by Miley as Orioles beat Athletics, 7-3

The Orioles won their fifth straight series opener, defeating the Oakland Athletics, 7-3, on the back of four home runs and the best starting pitching performance they’ve received during the past week. Center fielder Adam Jones had his second multihomer game of the season and Jonathan Schoop’s...
Aug 21, 2017

The Boog Powells will meet before Tuesday night's Orioles-Athletics game

Before Tuesday night’s Orioles-Oakland Athletics game at Camden Yards, the first meeting of the Boogs will take place. That’s when former Orioles slugger Boog Powell — who has been selling barbecue from his Eutaw Street concession stand since Oriole Park’s first year of existence in 1992, regularly...
Aug 21, 2017

Maryland football unveils commemorative homecoming uniforms

For the 125th season of Maryland football, the Terps are going old school. Maryland unveiled its new alternate uniforms Monday, a 1940s throwback that will be worn during the Oct. 28 homecoming game against Indiana. If you like how the Pittsburgh Steelers look at home but always wondered, “What...
Aug 21, 2017

Orioles on deck: What to watch Monday vs. Athletics, plus series matchups

Orioles (60-64) vs. Athletics (54-70) Where: Camden Yards First pitch: 7:05 p.m. TV/Radio: MASN/105.7 The Fan Starting pitchers: Orioles LHP Wade Miley (6-10, 5.21 ERA) vs. Athletics RHP Chris Smith (0-2, 5.26) Series matchups Offense (MLB rank) Runs per game: Orioles (4.75, 13th); Athletics (4.36,...
Aug 21, 2017

Maryland's top 20 football recruiting class already making an impact in preseason practice

Maryland football coach DJ Durkin shouldn’t be surprised to see the progress many of the newcomers to his team have made since preseason practice opened nearly three weeks ago. After all, they were part of the best recruiting class the Terps have had in more than a decade, ranked as high as 18th...
Aug 21, 2017

U.S. Terps off to strong start in World University Games in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan – The United States, also known as the Maryland women’s basketball team, jumped out to a 15-point lead and never looked back as it beat Uganda, 121-34, in its World University Games opener today. The Terps, selected to represent the U.S., were led by led by sophomore Blair Watson...
Aug 20, 2017

Schmuck: Chris Tillman doesn't want to wait until next year

In a perfect world, Chris Tillman would be where he was at this time last year, sitting on 15 wins and trying not to listen to people speculating how much money he stood to make in free agency after the 2017 season. In the currently imperfect world, Tillman is just trying to find his way back there,...
Aug 20, 2017

Orioles do their playoff chances no favors with latest series loss

Even more important than the Camden Yards-heavy portion of the next three weeks of the Orioles’ schedule are the teams they will play, a slate that largely features their competition for the American League’s two wild-card spots. This weekend’s series against the visiting Los Angeles Angels — still...
Aug 20, 2017

Orioles catch up and fall behind in series-deciding loss to Angels, 5-4

The Orioles hoped some home cooking would help them get back in sync for a run at one of the American League wild-card slots, but the first series of a home-heavy three-week span did not go well. After a dramatic ninth-inning comeback to win the opener, the Orioles dropped the next two games to...
Aug 20, 2017

Orioles notes: Hardy beginning rehab assignment at Norfolk; Castro placed on bereavement list, Asher recalled from AAA

Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy will report to Triple-A Norfolk on Monday to begin a minor-league rehab assignment for his right wrist injury. Hardy, who has been on the disabled list since mid-June, is slated to start at shortstop on Monday for the Tigers and hit fifth in the batting order, manager...
Aug 20, 2017

Orioles on deck: What to watch Sunday vs. Angels

Orioles (60-63) vs. Angels (63-60) Where: Camden Yards First pitch: 1:35 p.m. TV/Radio: MASN, WJZ/105.7 The Fan Starting pitchers: Orioles RHP Chris Tillman (1-7, 7.83 ERA) vs. Angels RHP Parker Bridwell (7-1, 2.88) What to watch 1. Nice to see you. Former Orioles prospect Parker Bridwell makes...
Aug 20, 2017

Gregg Olson: Orioles' emphasis on talented, structured bullpens is nothing new

Orioles all-time saves leader Gregg Olson looks at the emphasis the current team places on a strong top-to-bottom bullpen and sees similarities with the relief corps he anchored at the start of the Camden Yards era. “It feels like it’s more structured right now, but everybody had a concept of what...