| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. — If Orioles manager Buck Showalter made one point clear on Thursday during his first spring training meeting with the media, it is that he’s not going to spend time handicapping players’ recoveries from injuries or even...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Longtime Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the rival New York Yankees, met with the New York media for the first time this spring on Monday in Tampa.
Roberts spoke fondly of his days in Baltimore, saying...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Now that longtime Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts has departed to wear the pinstripes of the New York Yankees, Ryan Flaherty finally has the opportunity to become an everyday major league player.
Several candidates could fill the vacancy at...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones will receive this year's Babe Ruth Museum Community Service Award on Thursday during the annual Babe's Birthday Bash.
Each year, the Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation gives the award to recognize "an active or former...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Even though center fielder Adam Jones said he believes the Orioles already have the pieces to be competitive in the American League East in 2014, he won't hesitate to knock on starting pitcher A.J. Burnett's door in Monkton bearing gifts if it means the...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:59 PM
I had a chance to talk today to former Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who signed a one-year, $2 million contract with the rival New York Yankees.
Roberts, 36, can make up to $4.6 million total in 2014 if he reaches 650 plate appearances (it&...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Despite the reality that he will not spend his entire career in Baltimore, former Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts said Monday that he believes his baseball-playing legacy will always be tied to his 13 seasons at Camden Yards.
"I don't think I...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:14 AM
While writing Monday’s blog entry about Brian Roberts’ thoughts on leaving the Orioles, I more than once halted my typing when referring to the New York Yankees.
I wanted to call them the Orioles’ chief rival, and I suppose that is...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:20 PM
The Orioles were without first- and second-round draft picks this year, but that didn't stop Gary Rajsich, the club's director of scouting, from being excited about his new crop of players, including the three pitchers he introduced to the media and...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Whether Kevin Gausman's strong start Thursday night, in which he shut down a Toronto Blue Jays team with one of the most dangerous lineups in baseball, solidified him a place in the Orioles starting rotation remains to be seen.
But he has made it...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis slapped a single to left field in his first at-bat Friday night against the Cleveland Indians, he continued his climb up the franchise’s all-time hit list.
Markakis was by no means finished. He hit...