| Sep 20, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Orioles lost, 5-3, in 10 innings Friday to a Boston Red Sox club that had only three members of its Opening Day roster in the starting lineup.
So, in a sense, that’s a disappointment. But here’s something I rarely do: a little glass-...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:45 PM
After the Orioles' 7-2 victory Saturday night over the Boston Red Sox, manager Buck Showalter was preparing himself for a postgame discussion with Adam Jones, whom he was considering sitting for Sunday's regular-season home finale.
It would be a short...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:18 PM
With career highs in home runs and RBIs, Nelson Cruz did more than enough to earn his first Most Valuable Oriole award this season.
Now the question is whether the pending free agent will return next year to have a chance to win it again.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:32 PM
When the Toronto Blue Jays overtook the New York Yankees for second place earlier this week and then won their game Wednesday night, the Blue Jays guaranteed that the Orioles couldn't capture the American League East crown until Monday at the earliest....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:16 PM
With the Orioles closing in on their first division title in 17 years, the resilient ballclub found out Friday its pennant run would not include slugging first baseman Chris Davis, who Major League Baseball suspended 25 games for a drug policy violation....
| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:07 PM
BOSTON -- One of the criticisms of the Orioles this season is that they have trouble scoring consistently when they are not hitting home runs. And that trend may catch up with them in the postseason when they’ll be facing quality pitching every...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:56 PM
By Ken Powtak, The Sports Xchange
BOSTON -- Alejandro De Aza hit two homers and drove three runs, Adam Jones added a solo homer, and the surging Baltimore Orioles earned a 4-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.
It was the 10th win in 13 games...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 2:20 PM
BOSTON — The hardest part for Matt Barnes was getting up off the bullpen bench to begin warming up. This was it. His moment had arrived.
"Once I got out into the game, I wasn't nervous at all," Barnes said. "The first few throws in the pen were the...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Shortstop J.J. Hardy, who missed one game and part of another with lower back spasms, is back in the starting lineup Wednesday against the Cincinnati Reds at Camden Yards.
Hardy is batting sixth, one spot ahead of Kelly Johnson, who will be playing...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Quintin Berry, a speedy left-handed hitter who can play all three outfield positions, will be making his debut for the Orioles whenever he gets into a game. That means he soon will be on a major league field with his teammate from Morse High School in San...
| Sep 15, 2014
By Jeff Seidel, The Sports Xchange
BALTIMORE — Kelly Johnson came to the Baltimore Orioles in a trade last month, and he said he really wants to contribute to his new team. The veteran infielder got his wish Sunday night.
Johnson capped a two-...