| Jan 26, 2015
| 1:33 PM
The Orioles have reduced their number of arbitration cases to four, agreeing to a one-year, $8.8 million deal with right-hander Bud Norris on Monday.
Norris, 29, was 15-8 with a 3.65 ERA in 28 starts last year for the Orioles. He made $5.3 million in...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 7:40 PM
The Orioles settled with utility infielder Ryan Flaherty on Sunday, agreeing to a $1.075 million deal for the 2015 season, according to multiple sources.
Flaherty becomes the Orioles’ sixth arbitration-eligible player to come to terms, and the...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:00 AM
As Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette’s future with the organization remains in question, he and manager Buck Showalter will spend the weekend on the offseason banquet circuit.
Showalter will attend the Baseball Writers' Association...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:05 PM
Based on the way salaries are structured in Major League Baseball, with players getting large raises after accruing three years of big-league service time, the Orioles knew they’d be doling out millions of dollars for arbitration-eligible players...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 6:02 PM
The Orioles have avoided arbitration with right-hander Tommy Hunter by reaching an agreement Monday with the relief pitcher on a one-year deal. It is worth $4.65 million, according to an industry source.
Hunter, 28, lost the closer's role to left-hander...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:13 PM
There has been a lot of speculation about the Orioles’ interest in Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp recently.
Even though it is true that the teams have discussed a trade, it is believed that those talks were preliminary and have not...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:31 PM
As expected, the Orioles offered contracts to their 11 arbitration-eligible players before Tuesday night’s tender deadline.
The club extended offers to Zach Britton, Chris Davis, Alejandro De Aza, Ryan Flaherty, Miguel Gonzalez, Tommy Hunter,...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:02 PM
A day after the Orioles failed to re-sign right fielder Nick Markakis, sparking spirited discussion among fans and even a former teammate about the organization's direction, club executive vice president Dan Duquette on Thursday defended the club's move...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The Orioles' offseason to-do list looked dramatically different a week ago. Re-signing outfielders Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis was paramount. Trying to get a one-year deal with veteran outfielder Torii Hunter was a potential fallback option.
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said Monday that he is confident the team can improve its depleted outfield through free agency.
But a closer look at the remaining outfielders available doesn't turn up many overly attractive options....
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:00 AM
This is traditionally a big week for baseball’s hot stove action, though a lot of it ends up as preparation for next week’s annual winter meetings, which officially begin Dec. 8 in San Diego.
One of the more important lead-ins to free agency...