| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Orioles left-hander Troy Patton said he took an Adderall pill four days before this past season ended as a temporary fix to improve focus and then was tested for banned substances the next day.
On Friday, Major League Baseball announced that Patton...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Today marks another significant day in the hot stove season because it is the annual tender deadline, the day when teams must tender contracts to their arbitration-eligible players.
In tendering a player a contract, it ensures that the player will be...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The Orioles have agreed to a one-year, $1.025 million deal with outfielder Nolan Reimold, according to an industry source.
Reimold, who batted .195 with five homers in just 40 games last year due to a spine/neck injury that required surgery in July,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Lost in Monday night’s 11th-hour drama that saw the Orioles trade closer Jim Johnson to the Oakland A's were several roster moves the club also made prior to the midnight tender deadline.
The Orioles tendered contracts to their six remaining...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:11 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed outfielder Delmon Young to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, the team announced Monday.
Young and outfielder-designated hitter Jack Cust had been invited to the Orioles' minicamp this...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Henry Urrutia stood at his locker Thursday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex and joked that one of the best parts of his day right now is when he walks down the hallway and steps on the scale.
The lanky Orioles left fielder — a Cuban defector who...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:13 AM
With the addition of right-hander Evan Meek on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league camp Wednesday, the Orioles now have 60 players set to attend spring training in Sarasota, Fla.
That could increase if Orioles executive vice president...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:27 AM
The Orioles’ search for a starting pitcher to upgrade their rotation took a major hit Friday when right-hander Bronson Arroyo -- one of the club’s top offseason targets -- chose the Arizona Diamondbacks over the Orioles.
The two sides agreed...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:26 AM
One of the great things about my profession and social media -- Twitter, in particular -- is the immediacy with which writers can interact with readers.
I’ll be stepping away from Twitter for a little bit before I head down to Florida in a few...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:34 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles won't hold their first workout for pitchers and catchers until Friday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, but the atmosphere during Thursday's workout on report day resembled a day with the entire squad in attendance.
| Feb 14, 2014
| 4:12 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — South Korean right-hander Suk-min Yoon arrived at the Ed Smith Stadium complex and took his club physical on Friday morning.
The club still has yet to announce its three-year, $5.575 million deal with Yoon. That will occur if Yoon...