| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:45 PM
It's time for the Orioles to bite the bullet on Ubaldo Jimenez.
No, not that bullet. This isn't about giving up on Jimenez during the first year of a four-year, $50 million contract because he can't consistently find the strike zone and has been...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Suddenly, it seems like it's all right there for the taking, and everyone — the Orioles, their fans and maybe even their closest competition — senses the leaves are going to turn orange and black in the fall.
The Orioles moved to six games...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:20 PM
On the final day of the 1991 season, the Orioles and their fans said goodbye to Memorial Stadium with an emotional celebration of everyone and everything that forged the bond between Baltimore and its beloved baseball team.
There really wasn't a dry eye...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Maybe this is one of those gift horse situations that you shouldn't analyze too closely, but it's hard not to notice that the Orioles are in one of the most productive offensive slumps ever.
Their 1-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday is...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:20 PM
BOSTON — Boston already has Big Papi. So let's call Yoenis Cespedes the Big Need.
The Red Sox needed power, especially right-handed pop. Cespedes had 17 home runs in Oakland in 2014. The entire Red Sox outfield has 14. It is a historical anemia...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Maybe everybody just expected too much after the Orioles went on that free-agent spending spree in spring training and opened the season with such promise.
The Las Vegas sports books picked the Orioles as barely a .500 team before the season, and a...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:43 AM
It's not that Jeff Samardzija would turn down $85 million from the Cubs, it's why would the Cubs offer him even that much?
As an employee for the company that holds a 5 percent stake in the Chicago National League Ball Club, I need to know how stupid...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The Orioles have spent a modest fraction of the 2014 season at the top of the American League East standings, but give them credit for great timing.
They moved into first place by percentage points Thursday night and took sole possession of the division...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 3:44 PM
It has become fairly obvious that the team that makes the playoffs out of the American League East — and there probably will be only one — will be the team that best weathers what has been a division race influenced by an unusual amount of...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Let's be honest. The hardest thing about evaluating the Orioles organization at the nonmathematical halfway point in the 2014 season is trying to do that without depending on the two most obvious measuring sticks.
It would be easy to simply look at...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:45 AM
While you were sleeping last night, and while you were sleeping through this Chicago baseball season, the White Sox became watchable.
Or maybe it was while watching the Blackhawks, but whatever, the Sox not only won’t make you throw battery acid...