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Grand Rapids Press

Tigers lineup: Jose Iglesias back after leaving Friday's game with injury

X-rays were negative and Iglesias said Saturday morning that he felt fine. DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias is back in the lineup after leaving Friday night's game with an injury to his right hand. X-rays were negative and Iglesias said Saturday morning that he felt fine. Andrew Romine will start at third base and James McCann will catch for starter Daniel Norris. Otherwise there are no changes to Friday's starters. The Tigers (83-70) enter today's game with a half-game lead over the Baltimore Orioles for the final American League wild card...

Full Count | WEEI

Saturday’s Red Sox-Rays matchups: Rick Porcello vs. Matt Andriese

With the Red Sox looking for their 10th straight victory, Saturday evening’s matchup will feature Cy Young contender Rick Porcello against Rays right-hander Matt Andriese. Porcello is 21-4 with a 3.08 ERA and a 0.978 WHIP in 31 starts. The sinkerballer picked up his 21st win against the Orioles on Monday with a complete game, […]

Baltimore Sun

Orioles right-hander Yovani Gallardo trying to work through struggles with irregular work

When right-hander Yovani Gallardo starts for the Orioles on Friday night at Camden Yards, he will be making just his second start over a 16-day span. He will have received seven days' rest since his most recent start on Sept. 15 against the Tampa Bay Rays, and he had eight days off between that...

Newark Star-Ledger

What's Yankees' elimination number? Wild Card standings through Sept. 21

Can the Yankees catch the Orioles or the Blue Jays as they race for American League Wild Card? They'll continue against the Rays on Thursday. The Red Sox continue to reign in the AL East standings

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles set rotation for Friday and Saturday, but Showalter alludes to injury complications

After Yovani Gallardo and Wade Miley, Buck Showalter said the Orioles rotation is dealing with injuries that could complicate things next week.

CSN Baltimore

Orioles giving some starters more rest in final days

BALTIMORE—Wade Miley, who left Sunday’s game with a back injury, will get another start for the Orioles on Saturday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Miley, who

The Ledger

Trumbo, Machado HRs lift Orioles past Rays

The Baltimore Orioles have been depending on home runs all season long, so it came as no surprise that the long ball decided a big game against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles knew physical limitations of Pearce, who will have surgery Wednesday

With Steve Pearce set to undergo season-ending surgery on Wednesday, the Orioles' acquisition of him to bolster their lineup against left-handed pitching was ultimately unsuccessful. It was a gamble the team knew it was taking.

CSN Washington

9.18.16: Orioles beat Rays behind Mark Trumbo, Manny Machado HRs

Mark Trumbo homered in his return to the Orioles, which proved the go-ahead run in a win over the Rays.

School of Roch | MASN Sports

Early notes from Camden Yards - School of Roch

The tarp is off the field and the Orioles don't expect any issues tonight with the weather. Steve Pearce will undergo surgery Wednesday in New York to repair his flexor tendons, a procedure not to be confused with "Tommy John." Pearce will head to Tampa later for his recovery and...

CSN Philly

Best of MLB: Mark Trumbo hits league-leading 43rd homer in win

BALTIMORE -- Mark Trumbo hit his major league-leading 43rd home run to break an eighth-inning tie and carry the Baltimore Orioles past the Tampa Bay Rays,

Baltimore Sun

Orioles' recipe for success vs. Rays goes back to their bread and butter

There was one question lingering around Camden Yards before the Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays faced off for the final time this year Sunday, one that has been asked for years about the Orioles: How serious a threat can a team be when it's relying on a struggling starter like Wade Miley to salvage...

Tampa Bay Times

Rays battle but fall to Orioles to cap 5-6 road trip (w/video)

BALTIMORE — The Rays gave the playoff-contending Orioles another battle into the eighth inning Sunday. But that is where the Orioles prevailed, Mark Trumbo hitting his majors-leading 43rd homer off Ryan Garton for a 2-1 win.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles on deck: Birds add Mancini, activate O'Day, plus what to watch Sunday vs. Rays

First pitch, broadcast info, starting pitchers, lineups and what to watch in the Orioles' game against the Rays.

Tampa Bay Times

Longoria homers again as Rays beat Orioles

BALTIMORE — The Rays are being equal opportunity spoilers.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles recap: Birds slip three games out of first with 5-2 loss to last-place Rays

It was a night when the Orioles could not afford to forget what they do well and remember what they don't.

Tampa Bay Times

Rays-Orioles Sunday preview

Today: at Orioles 1:35, Camden Yards, Baltimore TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 1250-AM, 1550-AM (Spanish) Probable pitchers

MASN Sports

Orioles with gains and losses in injury department - School of Roch

The Orioles were late posting their lineup compared to most days because they needed to check on Mark Trumbo's back. It was fine during pregame drills with first base/outfield coach Wayne Kirby. But what about later in the morning? "Kirb...

MASN Sports

O's can't hold early lead and lose to Tampa Bay - Steve Melewski

One night after the stirring ending to beat Tampa Bay at Camden Yards, the Orioles could not hold an early 2-0 lead and lost to the Rays to fall three games off the AL East pace. It was a damaging...

MASN Sports

Mark Trumbo's tiebreaking homer in eighth lifts O's to win - Steve Melewski

Frustrated again by some missed chances that left runs on the board, the Orioles turned to what they do best to get one more run than the Tampa Bay Rays today. Mark Trumbo blasted a tiebreaking homer to center field...

MASN Sports

Showalter on Miley and a 2-1 win - School of Roch

Orioles starter Wade Miley left today's game with a mild muscle strain in his upper back. Mark Trumbo played today because his back spasms subsided and he hit a tie-breaking home run off Rays reliever Ryan Garton in the bottom of the eighth inning. Don't try to figure it out....

Baltimore Sun

Orioles recap: Birds come back to beat Rays, 5-4, to stay within two games of first

The Orioles seemed dead-set on losing another game to the last-place Tampa Bay Rays - and losing more ground to the first-place Boston Red Sox - but the Rays would not allow it to happen.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles get much-needed 5-4 win over Rays without needing to swing for fences

Before the Orioles sealed their 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays with one of their most dramatic endings of the season Friday night, they spent most of the game frustrated at the plate.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles ride the details on base paths, in field during comeback win over Rays

The Orioles used their defense and base-running acumen to help steal a win from the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday.

MASN Sports

O's game blog: The Orioles are 12-5 against the Rays - Steve Melewski

The Orioles host Tampa Bay tonight in the third game of this four-game series and 11-game homestand. The Boston Red Sox and Arizona Diamondbacks will follow the Rays to Camden Yards during this final homestand of the regular season. The...

Tampa Bay Times

Rays-Orioles Saturday preview

Tonight: at Orioles 7:05, Camden Yards, Baltimore TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish) Probable pitchers

MASN Sports

Not in the lineup, Mark Trumbo provides an update on his back spasms - Steve Melewski

The Orioles Mark Trumbo feels he could play in tonight's game against the Tampa Bay Rays. But, for the second game in a row, he is not starting due to back spasms. Trumbo is batting .248 with a major league...

School of Roch | MASN Sports

Showalter provides injury updates - School of Roch

Mark Trumbo is available to pinch-hit tonight for the Orioles despite not being in the lineup with back spasms. Manager Buck Showalter said Trumbo is "better, improved, close." "A lot more of a potential option tonight than he was last night," Showalter said. "It has nothing to do with post-Tampa...