| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:05 PM
NEW YORK -- Much of the attention heading into the Orioles' series finale against the New York Yankees on Wednesday night shined squarely on Japanese sensation Masahiro Tanaka making his first start in pinstripes at Yankee Stadium, but the Orioles managed...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Manny Machado finally hit against live pitching, should sprint soon and may have sneaked in a couple dashes in Sarasota, Fla., when no one was looking Saturday.
The Orioles All-Star third baseman, who had offseason surgery on his left knee in October,...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:22 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles made a pair of significant roster cuts following Wednesday’s 7-4 Grapefruit League loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, optioning South Korean right-hander Suk-min Yoon and catcher Johnny Monell to Triple-A Norfolk.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:11 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — When left-hander Brian Matusz arrived in the major leagues in 2009, his changeup was an essential part of his four-pitch arsenal.
But as Matusz struggled as a starter before finding a home in the Orioles bullpen last season, he...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:38 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- It’s currently raining heavily here at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, but the Orioles still hope to get this afternoon’s 1:05 p.m. game in against the Boston Red Sox.
That could be difficult. The forecast is calling for rain...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:37 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The game between the Orioles and the Boston Red Sox at Ed Smith Stadium has been canceled after two scoreless innings due to rain.
Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz pitched two innings, allowing one hit and one walk.
The game will not...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:39 AM
The Orioles are expected to make more cuts Wednesday.
They actually may come in two waves, since the Orioles have split-squad road games -- one at 1:05 p.m. and 7:05 p.m.
By my calculation – and in my opinion -- there are 21 guys who...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The Orioles have set their 25-man roster, although it will not become official until Sunday. The Orioles will need to take two members off their 40-man roster to make room for Evan Meek and Delmon Young.
Here is the roster:
Catchers (2): Matt Wieters,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:48 PM
When Ubaldo Jimenez was about to sign the biggest free-agent deal for a pitcher in Orioles franchise history, he considered the rotation he was joining.
Frankly, he didn't know much about it. He had pitched with Miguel Gonzalez years ago in a minor...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:22 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — The path any heralded pitching prospect takes to the major leagues has obstacles. With the burden of huge expectations on their shoulders, few young talented pitchers break into the major leagues without taking their share of lumps....
| Mar 31, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Nick Markakis, the longest-tentured Orioles player, will make his eighth straight Opening Day start in right field this afternoon.
After testing his stiff neck during batting practice today, Markakis will be in the starting lineup batting leadoff....