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16 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

Astros' Bo Porter, Jeff Luhnow at odds, source says

In a season where the Astros seem incapable of staying out of the headlines for negative and controversial reasons, manager Bo Porter and general manager Jeff Luhnow have been at odds, according to a club source.


Related Topix: Sports

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Purple Row

History Suggests The Rockies Might Actually Make Changes

On the most recent episode of the Purple Dinosaur Podcast, Rockies beat writer Nick Groke was asked about the likelihood of significant changes for the Rockies this offseason.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Roger Clemens, Jose Lima, Ty Wigginton, John Lannan, Zach Duke

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs vs. Orioles Preview, Saturday 8/23, 1:20 CT

As was pointed out here the other day, the Cubs, since starting 2014 with a 13-27 mark through May 16, have been essentially a .500 team.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Cincinnati Reds, Kyle Hendricks

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Astros minor leaguer Josh Hader named California League Pitcher of the Year

Lanky Class AA Corpus Christi lefthander Josh Hader, who has drawn comparisons to Chris Sale since he was acquired in the deal that sent Bud Norris to the Orioles last year, was named the 2014 California League's Pitcher of the Year for his impressive showing at Class A Lancaster before he was promoted earlier this month.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

The Washington Post

Orioles shut down by former teammate Arrieta

Arrieta stifled his former team, striking out five and holding the Orioles to four hits over seven innings as Baltimore fell to the Cubs 4-1.


Related Topix: Sports, Steve Clevenger, Baseball Players, Kevin Gausman, Logan Watkins, Arismendy Alcantara, Chris Davis

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Houston Astros

Embracing spoiler role, Astros, Feldman eye series win

For the rest of the week, the second-place Yankees will face off against sub-.500 teams in New York.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Dellin Betances, Michael Pineda, Derek Jeter, Houston Astros

Mon Aug 18, 2014

With a Series Win in the Books, Sox and Sale Look to Ground O's

White Sox vs. Orioles at U.S. Cellular Field in the opener of a three-game series.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Chris Sale, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Jordan Danks, Scott Carroll

The Baltimore Sun

After losing series against Indians, Orioles turn their attention to the Windy City

CHICAGO The Orioles open a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox on the South Side tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Chris Sale, Baseball Players, Chicago White Sox

Thu Aug 14, 2014

South Side Sox

Rob Manfred named Major League Baseball's next commissioner

Manfred was Bud Selig's handpicked successor, which made Reinsdorf's preference for another candidate -- eventually Boston Red Sox chairman Tom Werner -- counterintuitive.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox

Thu Aug 07, 2014

DC Military

Orioles Players Visit USO Bethesda, WRNMMC

Orioles pitcher Brad Brach signs an autograph for Army Staff Sgt. Bernard MacFarland Jr. and his two sons, Tyler, 8, and Bernard III, 6, at USO Bethesda Aug. 4. It felt like a day at the ball park at the Naval Support Activity Bethesda USO Warrior and Family Center Aug. 4 as service members and their families gathered to meet a few professional ... (more)


Related Topix: Brad Brach, Baltimore Orioles


And That Happened: Wednesday's scores and highlights

Red Sox 2, Cardinals 1 : Joe Kelly pitched against the guys who, this time last week, were his teammates.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Joe Kelly, Shelby Miller, Trevor Rosenthal, Xander Bogaerts, Drew Hutchison

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Rant Sports

Josh Hader's Promotion To Double-A Is A Win-Win For Houston Astros

The Houston Astros continue to reward success in their minor league systems in the form of promotions.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

With bullpen an option, Orioles still deciding how to use Ubaldo Jimenez

The Orioles still don't know their next step with pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, but sending the veteran right-hander to the bullpen for the time being is among the possibilities.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, St. Louis Cardinals, T.J McFarland, Kevin Gausman

Crawfish Boxes

Monday's Starting Nine: Assessing Houston's deal

In the minutes leading up to this past Thursday's 4 p.m. trade deadline, it appeared the Astros were going to stand pat.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jarred Cosart, Enrique Hernandez, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Your Call: How many wins will Jays get in crucial stretch?

The next nine days probably won't determine the Toronto Blue Jays' playoff fate, but the upcoming stretch of games definitely will play a role.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brett Lawrie, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, Baltimore Orioles, Detroit Tigers, Seattle Mariners

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Rayhawk Review

How The Rivals Did: Nolan Reimold's 2 HRs Lift Blue Jays

Jul 31, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Nolan Reimold is congratulated by third base coach Luis Rivera after hitting a home run during the fifth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Nolan Reimold, Baseball Players, Toronto Blue Jays, Houston Astros, Tyler Skaggs

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Cosarta s former Astros teammates wish him well after trade

Jarred Cosart's teammates knew something was up as soon as they caught a glimpse of him in street clothes walking up the home dugout Thursday afternoon.


Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Jarred Cosart, Dallas Keuchel, Hunter Pence

Camden Chat

Thursday Bird Droppings

It's a beautiful day in Birdland. The Orioles won last night to guarantee the series and season win against the Angels, who have been lauded as the second-best team in the A.L. all year long.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jonathan Papelbon, Martin Prado, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball