Bernstein: No Explaining Buck Showalter's MistakeNot using Zach Britton was a distilled example of senseless, frustrating old-school thinking exposed on the national stage.
Spiegel: The Fitting Oddity Of A Fanless BallgameWednesday's White Sox-Orioles game was surreal.
Baffoe: Temper Expectations Regarding The Joe Maddon FrenzyMaddon's a really good manager, but big names haven't panned out for the Cubs in years past.
Bernstein: Stopping Baseball's Spiral Of StupidityIt's time for the self-deputized baseball police to go.
Orioles Knock Out 2-Time AL Champion Rangers 5-1Buck Showalter and the Baltimore Orioles will get another chance to overtake the New York Yankees.
Reimold Homers Again As Orioles Beat White Sox 3-2Nolan Reimold homered for the fourth consecutive game and made a terrific diving catch in left field, helping the Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Tuesday night.
White Sox Win Fifth Straight; Gain Ground On TigersJust when it seemed as if the Chicago White Sox were doomed to play out the string in a losing season, they put together their longest winning streak of the year.