Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz has been suspended eight games by Major League Baseball for having a foreign substance on his arm during a game in Miami.
Mike Wright took a three-hitter into the eighth inning of his major league debut, and the Baltimore Orioles ended the Los Angeles Angels’ five-game winning streak with a 3-0 victory Sunday.
Wei-Yin Chen didn’t make many mistakes against the Los Angeles Angels. Unfortunately for him and the Baltimore Orioles, Jered Weaver was a few pitches better.
Miguel Gonzalez scattered three singles and allowed just one unearned run while pitching into the eighth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Wednesday night.
The Baltimore Orioles won the AL East last year by relying heavily on pitching and defense — qualities that were severely lacking in a loss to Toronto that solidified their hold on last place in the division.
After going two weeks without hearing cheers at Camden Yards, the Baltimore Orioles wasted no time giving their fans something to yell about.
As the Baltimore Orioles prepared to play before their home fans for the first time in two weeks, the sights and sounds around Camden Yards on a lovely Monday afternoon were all about baseball.
Alex Rodriguez hit his 661st home run to pass Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list, leading the Yankees to a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
Jacob deGrom bounced back from two subpar starts with seven overpowering innings, Dilson Herrera hit his first homer of the season among three hits and the New York Mets won their eighth straight over the Baltimore Orioles, 5-1 on Wednesday night.
When the Orioles open their home series against the Blue Jays on May 11, it will be the first time in more than two weeks that the team will have played with fans present at Camden Yards.