Nick Markakis


Tonight’s Game:

Tampa Bay Rays (64-66) vs. Baltimore Orioles (73-55), Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.

Starting pitchers:


Today’s Game:

Baltimore Orioles (73-54) vs. Chicago Cubs (57-72) Wrigley Field, Chicago, 2:20 p.m.

Starting pitchers:


CHICAGO – The Orioles have had an unprecedented week. Not only do they have their largest lead in the American League East in nearly 17 years, but they have had an enjoyable week in Chicago.


CHICAGO -- Nick Markakis doesn’t crave the limelight. This year, though, he seems to accept the attention that’s coming his way a little more willingly than in the past.