Finally at home, Rangers go for sweep of Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles won an American League-best 101 games in the regular season, but the postseason has been troublesome. The Orioles will aim to avoid being swept in the AL Division Series on Tuesday night when they battle the streaking Texas Rangers in Game 3 of the best-of-five series in Arlington, Texas. It will be the first home game of the playoffs for Texas, which is 4-0 on the road, including 3-2 and 11-8 victories

Top-seeded Orioles make anticipated playoff return vs. Rangers

The Baltimore Orioles return to the playoffs for the first time since 2016 when they host the Texas Rangers in Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Saturday. Baltimore won the American League East with 101 victories and is the top seed, earning a bye into the ALDS, while the Rangers (90-72) are coming off a two-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays in an American League wild-card series. “I say as much

Orioles claim former All-Star RHP Jorge Lopez off waivers

The Baltimore Orioles claimed right-hander Jorge Lopez off waivers from the Miami Marlins on Saturday. Lopez spent parts of three seasons with the Orioles, from 2020-22, and made an All-Star appearance in that final campaign. He was traded to the Minnesota Twins on Aug. 2, 2022, in a deal involving right-hander Yennier Cano and others, and then was shipped to Miami on July 26 for right-hander Dylan Floro. Lopez, 30, is 6-2 with a 6.13