Baltimore Orioles defeat Seattle Mariners, 3-1

SEATTLE - Orioles starter Jeremy Guthrie got off to a rocky start, allowing three of the first five Seattle Mariners he faced to reach base and quickly giving back a one-run lead.

But there certainly was nothing wrong with how he finished the Orioles' 3-1 victory over the Mariners before an announced 30,502 at Safeco Field. Guthrie retired 26 of the next 28 batters he faced in the first complete game of his major league career, which was secured when Jay Payton made a l...

Montanez leads the Eastern League in batting average (.332), home runs (25), RBIs (94), hits (146) and slugging percentage (.595).

"He's a guy that's drawing some attention to himself with the type of season that he's having," Trembley said.

Is the Penn mightier?

Triple-A Norfolk pitcher Hayden Penn was pulled from his start last night in the first inning, several batters after his leg was cut by a piece of a broken bat. It's unknown at this point how it will affe...