Baltimore Orioles defeat Washington Nationals, 2-1
SOME CATCH Orioles center fielder Adam Jones has robbed plenty of players of hits this season, but he got a taste of his own medicine in the first inning Saturday.
Jones hit a drive to center off Ross Detwiler that looked like his 10th homer. Nationals center fielder Justin Maxwell, a former University of Maryland star, drifted back, timed his jump, extended his glove over the wall and stole a homer.
Since getting off to a rough start, Brian Bass has b...
WASHINGTON - -Orioles manager Dave Trembley is hopeful that his most effective starter, Koji Uehara, won't miss any time with a hamstring injury after leaving the team's 2-1 win against the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
He's not necessarily leaving it to chance, though.
"I don't think it is serious, but I sure am going to be saying my prayers tonight and hoping it is not," Trembley said after the game. "Because he is so important to us, but we will see how ...