| 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...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:04 PM
From the moment the Orioles signed Nelson Cruz to a club-friendly, one-year contract in February, both sides knew the slugger would be able to test the free-agent market again this offseason, seeking the lucrative deal he didn't receive then.
| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette was named the Sporting News Executive of the Year on Monday evening at the general managers' meetings in Phoenix.
Duquette built an Orioles team that won 96 games and claimed the American League East...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Next week, baseball's general managers will convene in the same room for the second time in a month, as the annual winter meetings get under way in San Diego. Before they go, they'll have to continue to get their 2015 rosters in order.
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:24 PM
The San Francisco Giants won their third World Series in five years Wednesday night when they defeated the Kansas City Royals, 3-2, in Game 7. But the important thing here is that the end of the series means the start of free agency.
Players with no...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:10 PM
PHOENIX — The White Sox would upgrade at catcher if a viable option presents itself, but the position no longer ranks in the must-improve-now category based on the club's more pressing needs, general manager Rick Hahn said this week at the GM...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Nearly every locker inside the Orioles clubhouse had been vacated by Friday afternoon, equipment bags packed, moving boxes stacked and even nameplates removed.
On a day when Camden Yards could have hosted Game 6 of the American League Championship...