Baltimore Orioles defeat Kansas City Royals, 3-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Orioles closer George Sherrill walked slowly past starter Rich Hill's locker after the club's 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night and turned.

"Welcome back to the show," Sherrill deadpanned to Hill. "It's that easy, huh?"

All Hill could do was smile.

That's likely what Hill will be doing for the next several days.

"It was satisfying in a lot of ways," said Hill, who in his first big league start since May 2, 2008, held the ...

Ready for the weekend

Heading into Saturday night, the Orioles hadn't won on the road on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday this season. They were 0-7 on those days, losing all three on Friday and two each on Saturday and Sunday. The victory over the Royals stopped that strange skid.

Roberts becoming a thief

Leadoff hitter Brian Roberts stole two bases in the first inning and then scored on a wild pitch to give the Orioles a 1-0 lead. They were his seventh and eighth st...