| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:53 PM
BOSTON – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel will start Friday’s series opener in Tampa Bay, filling in for right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who will miss his next turn in the rotation with a lingering right groin strain, manager Buck Showalter...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:19 PM
The Orioles entered Tuesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays needing a miraculous sequence of events to make the playoffs, but they were still mathematically alive in the chase for the second American League wild-card spot.
But the Orioles' 3-2, 10-...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 4:42 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — For most of the past two decades, the American League East has been considered the toughest division in baseball, primarily because it contained the sport's two financial behemoths, the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 9:01 PM
The moment seemed perfectly scripted for Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis.
With Monday night's game against the Toronto Blue Jays on the line on a chilly night at Camden Yards, the steadiest of the Orioles' bats resonated calm at the plate.
| May 23, 2013
| 3:09 PM
TORONTO -- Kevin Gausman arrived in the visiting clubhouse of the Rogers Centre on Thursday to find about $300 worth of powdered mini doughnuts stacked inside and at the base of his locker, another nice welcoming gift from center fielder Adam Jones.
| May 23, 2013
| 9:09 PM
TORONTO — Kevin Gausman's first moments as a big league pitcher mixed a combination of rare talent with a slice of naivete needed to remind you he's just 22 and less than a year removed from being a sophomore in college.
In the first inning of his...
| May 24, 2013
| 3:16 PM
TORONTO -- The Orioles plan to recall right-hander Steve Johnson as an extra relief arm if the club’s bullpen gets extended tonight against the Blue Jays.
Johnson, a St. Paul’s grad, was scratched from his scheduled start Friday at Triple-...
| May 25, 2013
| 1:27 PM
It has been a tough couple of weeks for closer Jim Johnson, who blew three straight save opportunities right after setting an Orioles record with his 35th consecutive save.
It was clear during those games that Johnson was not able to get good sink on...
| May 26, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Over the first three games of this weekend’s series in Toronto, the Orioles and Blue Jays have combined for 76 hits and 45 runs here at the Rogers Centre.
With 21 more combined hits in this afternoon’s series finale, the teams will match the...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The Orioles recalled right-hander Jairo Asencio (pronounced HIGH-row) from Triple-A Norfolk on Friday and designated for assignment right-hander Jair Jurrjens.
Asencio made his first appearance for the Orioles on Friday, pitching a scoreless seventh. He...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:28 PM
The Orioles' three starters in next week's MLB All-Star Game — Chris Davis, Adam Jones and J.J. Hardy — have each done their share to carry the offense through the first half of the season.
And on Friday night, the trio combined to drive...