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Getty Images I think we all as baseball fans agree when I say that the Baltimore Orioles have emerged onto the scene as one of the best teams in the American League. The Orioles entered Sunday night’s contest against the New York Yankees one game back of first place in the American League East. The Orioles this week were at the top of the division in September...

Baltimore Sun New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira wasn’t happy at all with the umpires after the team’s loss to the Baltimore Orioles Saturday night in which a blown call happened that showed Teixeira was out though he was clearly safe on a replay. Teixeira decided to rip on the refs after the 5-4 loss. “Sometimes you wonder if the...

Getty Images During Friday night’s game between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees, Nate McLouth would make one of the top highlight plays of the week, making a terrific, leaping catch to rob Nick Swisher of a home run in the ninth inning. The Yankees, however, ending up winning the game, 8-5, to take a one-game-lead over their AL east rival. The...

Joe Robbins/Getty Images Aroldis Chapman has had an unbelievable season for a closer. He has gone 5-5 with a miniscule 1.60 ERA and 119 strikeouts. And, he has only pitched 67.2 innings. His strikeouts-per-nine-innings is 15.8. That would mean that if he were to start, he would strike out more than half the batters he would face if he went the distance. Chapman...

RedSox.com The Boston Red Sox are in a state of disrepair. They just traded two of the key players who were supposed to carry them to several postseasons in the future, and a pitcher who had the stuff to regain his status as the ace of the staff. Not to mention the team also has a manager who does not relate well to players. The Red Sox went from first to worst...