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Markakis can't use his pink bats for Mother's Day
Despite his desire to do so, Nick Markakis won't be able to use the pink bats he wanted for Mother's Day.
Tillman keeps Blanton winless
Chris Tillman outpitched Joe Blanton with eight scoreless innings of three-hit ball, right fielder Nick Markakis threw out Mike Trout at the plate, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-1 Thursday night.
McLouth stays hot in O's win over A's
Nate McLouth reached base four times and scored twice, Nick Markakis drove in two runs, and the Baltimore Orioles opened their longest road trip of the season by routing the Oakland Athletics 10-2 on Thursday night.
Orioles win 2-1 over Blue Jays on Markakis' single
Nick Markakis ' ninth-inning single gave the Orioles a 2-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Orioles try Markakis to break DH slump
Orioles designated hitters are just 1-for-26. They're hoping that inserting Nick Markakis there Thursday vs. Boston will change things. First pitch is at 7:10 p.m. at Fenway Park.
McLouth moves into leadoff spot
For the second game of the season, Nate McLouth moves into the leadoff spot. Nick Markakis slides into the third hole.
Markakis on O's: 'We're a big league team now'
Nick Markakis says the Orioles are a much different team these days. "We're a big league team now."
Today's Orioles lineup vs. State College of Florida
The Orioles are playing State College of Florida at Ed Smith Stadium. Game time is 2:05 p.m. Nick Markakis will be the designated hitter for the local school.
Markakis resumes working out, feels good
Nick Markakis resumed working out on Friday morning after missing nearly three weeks with a neck injury.
Markakis guarded about Opening Day availability
Nick Markakis was guardedly optimistic that he'd be ready for Opening Day. He says the herniatied disk in his neck is better.