| Feb 19, 2015
| 1:00 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette always has put a premium on defense, so no one should have been surprised when he played a little of it in his first media briefing of spring training.
Duquette and his team are...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:19 PM
Spring training is a special experience, and it's not just about baseball. Sure, it helps if you like the sport, but between food, atmosphere and nearby attractions, there is something for everyone when 15 Major League Baseball teams call Florida home....
| Feb 18, 2015
| 6:10 PM
The Orioles have been down this path before, as recently as last year. The club is preparing to open spring training while evaluating a list of free agents that all bear some level of risk.
But they see the potential upside of signing infielder Everth...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Dan Duquette didn't quite know how he would be received by the Orioles fan base during the team's annual FanFest event.
Duquette, the club's executive vice president, has been the focus of organizational uncertainty and fan anxiety this offseason as...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:31 PM
It's time to jump in the Hot Tub Time Machine and go back exactly one year for a little spring training perspective.
The Orioles were in camp by now, and the narrative about their offseason and prospects for a playoff run — minus the Dan...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:56 PM
The Orioles' annual winter convention, FanFest, is supposed to be a celebration of the upcoming season, a chance to talk to players and staff before they head down to spring training.
Often, though, other storylines are thrust to center stage,...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:06 PM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette has spent this offseason staying quiet about his future with the organization, even as speculation increased throughout the winter that he was linked to — and coveted — the Toronto Blue Jays’...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 9:53 AM
The Orioles held a teleconference Friday with executive vice president Dan Duquette and new outfielder Travis Snider, whom the Orioles acquired in a trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday. Snider will not be at FanFest; a huge Seattle Seahawks fan...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 4:44 PM
Travis Snider entered the offseason thinking he might be playing for a new team in 2015. He knew the Pittsburgh Pirates had a group of talented young outfielders and were likely to give their starting right field job to phenom Gregory Polanco, leaving...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 1:30 PM
Judging by the long lines outside Baltimore Convention Center on a freezing Saturday morning and the near-record attendance estimate at the end of Orioles FanFest, reports that this has been a winter of widespread discontent may have been greatly...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 4:00 AM
In terms of players, there were very few new faces at FanFest on Saturday – an obvious result of an offseason in which the Orioles have not made any major moves.
The club’s biggest acquisition, outfielder Travis Snider, had previously...