| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:50 PM
Late Monday night the Orioles traded former All-Star closer Jim Johnson to the Oakland Athletics for second baseman Jemile Weeks and a minor league player to be named later.
Johnson, who saved 101 games for the Orioles in the past two seasons, was set...
| May 28, 2013
| 3:51 PM
WASHINGTON – Over the past few days, Orioles manager Buck Showalter has spoken optimistically about getting some of the club’s injured players back soon.
“We are hoping to get those four or five guys back at some point soon,”...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Even Ryan Flaherty was surprised when he received a call Wednesday morning telling him he was being recalled by the Orioles after just eight games at Triple-A Norfolk.
When the Orioles sent Flaherty to the minors, the purpose was to get him more at-...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Through the first two months of the Orioles' season, second baseman Ryan Flaherty's reputation hinged much more on his glove than his bat.
In 30 games, Flaherty was perfect in the field. At the plate, though, he struggled, starting the year 0-for-17...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:11 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who has spent most of this season at the team’s spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla., rehabbing a right hamstring injury, visited with the club Friday and hopes he can complete...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 2:34 PM
The Orioles activated right-hander Pedro Strop off the disabled list before Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays, but how Strop will be used in the club's constantly morphing bullpen remains to be seen.
Strop allowed multiple runs in his last...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:28 PM
One day after a strong defensive and offensive performance by Alexi Casilla, the reserve second baseman’s name wasn’t in the Orioles’ starting lineup Monday.
It likely would have been, but Casilla jammed his right index finger in a...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Second baseman Brian Roberts, who has been on the disabled list since injuring his right hamstring in the third game of the season, traveled back with the club from Florida on Sunday night and was in the clubhouse Monday.
“It’s great to be...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:16 AM
It appears the Midsummer Classic is finally back to being must-watch television for baseball fans in Baltimore.
Gone are the dark days when the Orioles sent one (sometimes deserving) player to the All-Star Game. From 2006 to 2011, the Orioles had just...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Second baseman Alexi Casilla continues to improve from the finger injury he suffered Sunday at Tampa Bay, but he is once again out of the lineup with Ryan Flaherty earning the start Wednesday against the Los Angeles Angels.
“It still hurts a...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said there is a simple key to competing with the slugging teams of the American League, clubs that seemingly can score at will: Play excellent defense.
"That sucker [the ball] stays in the park, you better catch it,"...