LA may have missed signs of earthquake fault under Hollywood project

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Los Angeles officials missed signs of an earthquake fault in Hollywood beneath a $200 million development now under construction, experts say.

Planned skyscrapers in Hollywood may have earthquake fault beneath

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- A skyscraper project approved by the Los Angeles City Council last week may have an active earthquake fault directly beneath it, state officials say.

LA skyscraper developer agrees to dig for quake fault testing

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- The developer of a Los Angeles skyscraper project said it would dig a trench on the construction site to determine whether an earthquake fault runs through it.

L.A. council approves skyscraper project

LOS ANGELES, July 25 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles City Council said it has approved a skyscraper project despite authorities' warnings the buildings may lie on an earthquake fault line.

Royals place RHP Hochevar on DL

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 16 (UPI) -- Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Luke Hochevar has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, the team said Wednesday.

California updates tsunami maps

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Doorknob hangars saying "Be Tsunami Ready" are being distributed throughout San Francisco to coincide with updated inundation maps, officials said.

Georgia senior foils home invasion

MARIETTA, Ga., July 16 (UPI) -- An 83-year-old man in Mableton, Ga., has earned the nickname John Wayne after foiling a home invasion during a gunfight with an assailant, his son-in-law says.

MLB: Toronto 9, Tampa Bay 4

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 20 (UPI) -- Alex Rios hit a two-run homer and an RBI single Sunday to lead the Toronto Blue Jays' 9-4 victory at Tampa Bay.

MLB: Toronto 9, Atlanta 5

TORONTO, June 28 (UPI) -- Vernon Wells had three hits and three RBI Saturday, boosting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 9-5 inter-league win over the Atlanta Braves.

MLB: Boston 5, Baltimore 4

BOSTON, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- A two-run double by Kevin Youkilis keyed a four-run seventh inning Wednesday that rallied Boston to a 5-4 victory over Baltimore.

MLB: Baltimore 3, Washington 2 (11)

WASHINGTON, May 19 (UPI) -- Jay Payton hit a two-run double in the top of the 11th inning Saturday as Baltimore edged Washington 3-2.

MLB: Baltimore 1, Tampa Bay 0 (10)

BALTIMORE, May 9 (UPI) -- Aubrey Huff's one-out homer in the 10th inning Wednesday night broke a scoreless tie and gave the Baltimore Orioles a 1-0 decision over Tampa Bay.

MLB: Oakland 4, Baltimore 2

OAKLAND, Calif., April 24 (UPI) -- Dallas Braden went six innings in his major-league debut Tuesday, allowing three hits and one run as the Oakland Athletics beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2.

MLB: Baltimore 7, Detroit 5

BALTIMORE, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Miguel Tejada's three-run homer in the ninth inning Friday night rallied Baltimore to a 7-5 victory over Detroit.

MLB: Baltimore 8, Tampa Bay 0

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Javy Lopez drove in four runs while going two for four Wednesday night as Baltimore blanked Tampa Bay, 8-0.

MLB: Baltimore 5, San Francisco 4 (12 inn)

BALTIMORE, June 13 (UPI) -- The Baltimore Orioles rallied for a 5-4 victory over the San Francisco Giants Saturday, earning a split of their marathon day-night doubleheader.

MLB: Baltimore 8, Arizona 2

BALTIMORE, June 9 (UPI) -- Miguel Tejada hit a tie-breaking, three-run homer in the seventh inning Wednesday night, lifting Baltimore to an 8-2 victory over Arizona.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 5, Baltimore 2

NEW YORK, June 3 (UPI) -- Right-hander Javier Vazquez got his third straight win as the New York Yankees beat Baltimore 5-2 Thursday.

MLB: Baltimore 3, Seattle 1

BALTIMORE, April 28 (UPI) -- Jay Gibbons' two-run single in the eighth inning snapped a tie Wednesday night as Baltimore ended a three-game losing streak with a 3-1 win over Seattle.

MLB: Baltimore 7, Tampa Bay 6

BALTIMORE, April 22 (UPI) -- Melvin Mora delivered an RBI double in the seventh and scored the go-ahead run Thursday night as Baltimore rallied for a 7-6 win over Tampa Bay.

MLB: Tampa Bay 4, Baltimore 3 (10 inn.)

TAMPA, Fla., April 9 (UPI) -- Pinch-hitter Eduardo Perez singled in Jose Cruz Jr. with the winning run in the 10th inning Friday night, giving Tampa Bay a 4-3 win over Baltimore.

Baltimore 2, Toronto 1

BALTIMORE, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Luis Matos homered in the fourth inning and scored the go-ahead run on Jay Gibbons' single in the eighth Saturday as Baltimore posted a 2-1 victory over Toronto

Oakland 2, Baltimore 1 (12 innings)

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 27 (UPI) -- A bases-loaded RBI single by Scott Hatteberg in the bottom of the 12th inning Tuesday night gave Oakland a 2-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles.

NY Yankees 5, Baltimore 2

NEW YORK, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Alfonso Soriano hit his 10th leadoff homer of the season and drove in three runs Monday as the New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles, 5-2.

Orioles release Helling

BALTIMORE, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- The disappointing tenure of Rick Helling is over in Baltimore.