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The Problem With the All-Star Game

Andrew Wild | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports
Andrew Wild

The idea that something as serious as World Series home-field advantage will be decided by a hobbled Derek Jeter starting at short or possibly without White Sox ace Chris Sale is infuriating to any fan of the game. I'll highlight the biggest problems with this year's All-Star crew.

WATCH: MLB Pitcher Shows Up Late To Ballgame

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports

The Baltimore Orioles decided to add an extra bullpen pitcher on Monday and called up reliever Julio DePaula from the minors. But the 31-year-old didn...

Orioles Manager Fires Back After Pitcher's Controversial Comments

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 07.06.2014 | Sports

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter thinks Boston Red Sox pitcher John Lackey might want to think twice before complaining about baseball players...

Orioles Star Sparks 2nd Bench-Clearing Altercation In 3 Games

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 06.10.2014 | Sports

Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado and the Oakland Athletics haven't been getting along. After dodging a pitch thrown inside by A's rel...

J.J. Hardy: Where Did All His Home Run Power Go?

Ben Berkon | Posted 06.02.2014 | Sports
Ben Berkon

Over the past three seasons, no shortstop has hit more home runs than J.J. Hardy. In fact, the Baltimore Orioles' star has even slugged more dingers t...

Cal Ripken Jr. and His League of Extraordinary Givers

Kandice Ferrell | Posted 07.14.2014 | Impact
Kandice Ferrell

Knowing all too well that sporting events and having fun are secondary to survival for many youth, Cal Ripken Jr. and his family began the work of making a deeper impact in the lives of children on a national scale.

WATCH: Two Lucky Baseball Fans BARELY Avoid Getting Nailed By Foul Ball

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 05.07.2014 | Sports

Two men sitting in the front row at Tropicana Park for the Tampa Bay Rays' game against the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday should be counting their bles...

Manny Machado Is Back And Every Baseball Fan Should Be Excited

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.07.2014 | Sports

He's baaaack. To the delight of fans at Camden Yards, Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado recently played in his first big league game of 20...

WATCH: MLB Outfielder Channels Superman For Amazing Catch

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.28.2014 | Sports

Orioles outfielder David Lough soared through the air to make an incredible "Catch of the Year" candidate on Sunday against the Royals. The reaction o...

US Trafficking in Cuban Players

Tom Hayden | Posted 06.24.2014 | Sports
Tom Hayden

It's conceivable that the MLB could make this a "Jackie Robinson moment" by embracing the cause of these Cuban players and demanding hearings toward a more rational policy than the embargo. Creating a level playing field for the players might spark public interest in a level playing field for the two countries.

WATCH: Red Sox Win On Walk-Off Error

AP | By KEN POWTAK | Posted 06.20.2014 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) — Dustin Pedroia started fast, stopped and then raced home with the winning run. It certainly was an adventurous way to end a game. ...

WATCH: Orioles Ballgirl Makes Impressive Play... On A Fair Ball

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 04.14.2014 | Sports

The Baltimore Orioles ballgirl probably wishes she can turn back time after making a play on a fair ball during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays o...

MLB All-Star Wants Harsher Punishment For Fans Running On The Field

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.09.2014 | Sports

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones thinks fans who run on the field during games should face a harsher punishment. In fact, the three-time All-St...

Why Baltimore Is So Much More Than Just 'The Wire'

Zoe Lintzeris | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business
Zoe Lintzeris

Here are just eight reasons why Baltimore still shines on as a mid-Atlantic gem, because -- as everyone from here knows -- why be less when you can Bmore?

Opening Day -- But It Doesn't Count

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.01.2014 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

Today was Opening Day in spring training in Sarasota, Florida. The Baltimore Orioles hosted the Toronto Blue Jays in a game that didn't count, an upbeat, cheerful -- even joyous -- occasion. Neither club has lost a game that counts in the standings. Everyone was in a good mood.

O's Manager Makes Prospect Write Report On Hall Of Famer

Posted 02.26.2014 | Sports

Baltimore Orioles prospect Josh Hart apparently didn't know who Hall of Famer Frank Robinson was when he visited the team at Spring Training on Monday...

The Baltimore Orioles Are a Good Fit for Ubaldo Jimenez

Ben Berkon | Posted 04.22.2014 | Sports
Ben Berkon

It took until mid-February, but Ubaldo Jimenez, one of the better starting pitchers on the free-agent market, has finally put pen to paper.

8-Time Gold Glove Winner Dies

AP | Posted 12.27.2013 | Sports

BALTIMORE (AP) — Paul Blair, the eight-time Gold Glove center fielder who helped the Baltimore Orioles win World Series titles in 1966 and 1970, has...

Jack Morris, Mike Mussina and the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 02.02.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Because of the BBWAA's failure to vote many players into the Hall of Fame in recent years, including none last year, this year's Hall of Fame Ballot has well over ten candidates who have solid to excellent Hall of Fame credentials.

And Darkness Was Upon Us

Rob Hiaasen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Rob Hiaasen

And there came upon the land a period of darkness, and the darkness had a name -- the Red Sox Nation -- and we entered this darkness against our will but with strength of heart and conviction.

Cal Ripken's Mom Thwarts Attempted Carjacking

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | Sports

ABERDEEN, Md. -- ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Police charged a man Wednesday with trying to carjack baseball great Cal Ripken's mother in a bank parking lot...

POLICE: Cal Ripken's Mom In Brush With Armed Man

AP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Sports

ABERDEEN, Md. -- ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Police say a man with a handgun approached baseball great Cal Ripken's mother in a bank parking lot in Marylan...

Latest AL Wild Card Standings

Posted 09.24.2013 | Sports

With six teams vying for just two Wild Card berths in the American League playoffs, there is plenty of meaningful baseball left in September. The ...

Machado Goes Down

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.24.2013 | Sports

Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado suffered an apparent injury to his left leg while rounding first base in a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Mo...

Wild Card Race Tightening Up

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.21.2013 | Sports

-- The Yankees kept pace in the AL wild-card race in grand fashion and Kansas City walked off with a win that knocked Texas from the top spot. Rain h...