Orioles claim RHP Hector Velazquez on waivers from Red Sox

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles claimed right-handed pitcher Hector Velazquez on waivers from the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. The 31-year-old was 11-7 with a 3.90 ERA in 8...

O's Mancini to have medical procedure unrelated to baseball

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore outfielder/first baseman Trey Mancini has left the Orioles to undergo what the team is calling “a non-baseball-related medical procedure.” Oriol...

Orioles' John Means hopes that 2019 success was no fluke

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — John Means was a long shot to even make the Baltimore Orioles' roster a year ago. Each time the Orioles added a player to the 40-man roster, Means thought he'd be the one to lose...

Led by Harvey, Orioles hope for better bullpen in 2020

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — In the forgettable 2019 season, the Baltimore Orioles' bullpen had a woeful 5.79 ERA, the worst in the major leagues. That was a far cry from the team's successful run years ago,...

Top pick Rutschman not awed in 1st Orioles' big league camp

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A year ago, Adley Rutschman was a student at Oregon State, and now he's in his first major league camp. Nothing overwhelming about that, he says. ...

Orioles claim INF Andrew Velazquez off waivers from Indians

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles claimed infielder Andrew Velazquez on waivers from the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday. Velazquez, a 25-year-old from the Bronx, has hit ....

Orioles begin hopeful spring training in Year 2 of rebuild

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A year ago, Mike Elias and Brandon Hyde were in their first spring training together as Baltimore Orioles general manager and manager. After a season of 108 losses, they're back ...

Alec Burks' 30 points leads Warriors over Wizards 125-117

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alec Burks scored 30 points, Glenn Robinson III added 22 and the Golden State Warriors beat Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards 125-117 on Monday night. It was...

Beal has 34, Irving injures knee as Wizards top Nets 113-107

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal scored 34 points, Thomas Bryant added 17 points and 10 rebounds and the Washington Wizards beat the Brooklyn Nets 113-107 on Saturday night. The Nets l...

Bradley Beal's 34 points lead Wizards over Hornets 121-107

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal had 34 points, nine rebounds and nine assists after he was snubbed for an All-Star selection, and the Washington Wizards beat the Charlotte Hornets 121-107 on Thursday n...

Bradley Beal's 29 points lead Wizards over Pistons 106-100

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal scored 29 points, Ian Mahinmi added 21 and the Washington Wizards broke a three-game losing streak with a 106-100 win over the Detroit Pistons on Monday. ...

Ovechkin, Samsonov lead Capitals over Hurricanes 2-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored two first-period goals and Ilya Samsonov stopped 23 shots for his first career shutout as the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-0 on Monday nigh...

Jordan McRae's 29 points lead Wizards over Hawks 111-101

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jordan McRae scored 29 points, Troy Brown Jr. added 18 and 10 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards overcame a poor shooting performance to beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-101 Friday night...

Ovechkin, Oshie's two-goal nights give Capitals 6-1 win.

WASHINGTON (AP) — T.J. Oshie and Alex Ovechkin each scored two goals as the Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 6-1 on Tuesday night. Oshie, who scored the tying goal in Su...

Redskins' Snyder promises new culture with Rivera as coach

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Ron Rivera's tenure as Washington Redskins head coach promises to bring major changes at least from his immediate predecessor, Jay Gruden. Whether he can build the consistent winni...