Vi Ripken, the mother of Baltimore Orioles legend and MLB “Iron Man” Cal Ripken Jr., was kidnapped and held up at gunpoint in a 15-month span in 2012-2013.
Marty Cordova won the AL Rookie of the Year Award and played nine seasons. But he’s best known for a tanning incident gone wrong in Baltimore.
Mo Gaba, a 14-year old fan of the Baltimore Orioles and Baltimore Ravens died just hours after being elected to the Orioles Hall of Fame.
Miguel Tejada was one of baseball’s best shortstops in his prime. The former Athletics star became a bankrupt chicken farmer in retirement.
Tony Gwynn and Cal Ripken Jr. are two of the most legendary baseball players of their era. But many fans forget that both had brother make it to the majors.
Steve Bechler had finally gotten a taste of what it was like to pitch under the bright lights of Major League Baseball. He was entering spring training with a focus on making the Baltimore Orioles roster and not playing in their farm system any longer. Bechler was 23 years old and entering his sixth year …
A look at the crazy rumor that Cal Ripken caught his wife cheating with Kevin Costner and how it nearly cost him his consecutive games streak.
The Baltimore Orioles drafted Russell Wilson out of high school. They offered him almost as much money as they offered Jake Arrieta.
Roberto Alomar hall of fame baseball career was not without controversy. However, since leaving the sport, he’s still making headlines.
Whatever happened to MLB fan-favorite and power-hitting catcher Mickey Tettleton and his love of Froot Loops?
Remembering Tom Gastall: How a plane crash in 1956 took the life of a young, promising Baltimore Orioles catcher.
Aubrey Huff won two World Series titles with the San Francisco Giants. Huff is now a mental health advocate and charitable artist.
Baltimore Orioles star hitter Trey Mancini won’t return when the MLB season gets underway as he battles stage 3 colon cancer.
Many black baseball players thought pitcher Satchel Paige would break baseball’s color barrier. They weren’t pleased it was Jackie Robinson.
During his career, Cal Ripken Jr. played in 2,632 consecutive Major League Baseball games. How did the infielder stay in shape?
Although Cuba and the United States have a complicated history, both countries also carry a deep history with baseball. The Baltimore Orioles and Major League Baseball used that connection to their advantage and played a historic two-game series against the Cuban National Team after travel to Cuba became easier. The first game took place on …
Who hit the most Opening Day home runs in MLB history? The answer, as well as which active player is closest, may surprise you.
As an athlete Manny Machado has met fans and made their dreams come true. In 2018, the tables were turned when Kobe Bryant made Machado’s dream come true.
Former MVP candidate Chris Davis of the Baltimore Orioles almost walked away from the remaining $69 million on his contract.
Former MLB center fielder Adam Jones has decided to leave MLB in favor of Japan’s professional baseball league. Here’s why he’s doing it.
The 2019 baseball season has been a tough one for the Baltimore Orioles, but Jonathan Villar made it notable with one historic hit.
Sports Illustrated looked at the futures of these MLB teams and developed an algorithm meant to show who has the bleakest future.
Struggling Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis has one all-time batting record to his name, but not one he wants to be associated with.
You’ll always have disappointments with a fantasy baseball squad, but there’s plenty of time to regroup. Here are 7 players who can save your 2017 season.
Based on Baseball Almanac calculations and tales of yore, here are the 8 best MLB teams of all time.
The talented third baseman for the Orioles is off to a hot start in 2016, but can the multifaceted Manny Machado maintain his level play and compete for AL MVP?
The veteran outfielder has been one of the hottest hitters to start the season, but is it a strong campaign or false hope?
Third base is one of the most important positions on the field, both defensively and offensively. Nobody currently plays the hot corner better than these 5.
With less than a week until Opening Day of the 2016 Major League Baseball season, here are our division and wild-card picks for the American League.
With the MLB season right around the corner, now is the time to look at which 5 players might be most qualified to win the American League MVP.
You can’t read too much into a player’s Spring Training performance. There is a long history of spring sensations who fizzled out by May. On the other hand, managers have no choice but to take notice when a player puts up breakout numbers in Grapefruit League or Cactus League action. Position battles have to be decided before …
In the MLB, having a dominant closer is a premium luxury, and here are the top 5 in the game today.
From the Chicago Cubs to the Toronto Blue Jays, there will be many loaded lineups for the 2016 MLB season. Here are the top five projected ones.
There’s no fighting in baseball? Here are the five craziest brawls between Major League Baseball players since 2010.
Though teams rarely announce the money managers make, here are the top six in baseball for 2014.
Here are the 10 MLB prospects expected to have a big league impact in 2014.
Here are the biggest free-agent signings and trades leading into the 2014 Major League Baseball season.