| Apr 28, 2009
| 7:49 PM
It wasn't the fact that another early lead quickly was turned into a deficit or his offense again failed to build on a hot start, though it easily could have been either of those that drew Orioles manager Dave Trembley's ire in the seventh inning on...
| Apr 29, 2009
| 6:07 PM
The Orioles had the bases loaded and no outs in the first inning and managed just one run. Catcher Chad Moeller led off the second inning with a triple and the seventh inning with a double -- and didn't score either time. Nick Markakis, the potential...
| May 3, 2009
| 7:38 PM
Some of the issues that confront the Orioles were present long before they arrived at Rogers Centre and were swept by the Toronto Blue Jays in three games, the latest tight loss featuring a lack of offense from the visiting team and manager Dave Trembley'...
| Jun 30, 2009
The frustration manifested in the sixth inning Monday when manager Dave Trembley and second baseman Brian Roberts took turns yelling at plate umpire Jerry Layne from the top step of the Orioles' dugout.
Layne's called third strike on Roberts that ended...
| Jul 6, 2009
| 11:02 PM
The video scoreboards at Safeco Field weren't working throughout the Orioles' series opener against the Seattle Mariners on Monday night, sparing the Orioles a visual reminder of just how thoroughly they were dominated by Jarrod Washburn.
| Jul 9, 2009
When George Sherrill took the mound in the bottom of the ninth inning to preserve another improbable Orioles win, his first baseman was Luke Scott, who had played one inning at the position in his major league career.
Ty Wigginton was at shortstop, a...
| Jul 13, 2009
Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts will spend the All-Star break in Baltimore, trying to rid himself of an upper respiratory infection that has dogged him for the entire month.
Pitching coach Rick Kranitz will return to his Arizona home to relax and...
| Aug 17, 2009
They dug themselves out from an early four-run hole to tie the game in the fifth. They then erased a two-run deficit by scoring runs in the eighth and ninth inning, the latter one coming against Angels All-Star closer Brian Fuentes.
And just as it seemed...
| Apr 3, 2009
| 4:40 PM
AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST
BOSTON RED SOX (95-67, 2nd)
MANAGER: Terry Francona (6th season)
PAYROLL: $130 million
X-FACTOR: If John Smoltz has one more comeback left in that Hall of Fame arm, he should make for quite a midseason addition.
BEST CASE: Mike...
| Apr 7, 2009
It went as well as even the most optimistic Orioles fan could hope, from the pounding of the New York Yankees' new $161 million ace, to the booing of the former savior turned archenemy, to the debut of their all-glove shortstop who proved adept with his...
| Apr 9, 2009
It was both historic and unspectacular.
It also was enough for Koji Uehara and his Orioles teammates to feel satisfied with the right-hander's indoctrination to major league baseball, a 7-5 victory over the New York Yankees.
"The Yankees have a great...