| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Ryan Metzler, a Glen Burnie native and Archbishop Spalding graduate, was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the ninth round of the MLB First-Year Player Draft Friday night.
The infielder was the 264th overall selection in the draft and the ninth...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Less than three weeks ago, Andrew Spinnenweber struck out 13 Sherwood batters and carried Chesapeake-AA to a Class 4A state championship.
It was the best moment of his life.
Now, Spinnenweber, who will pitch at a preparatory school in New Mexico...
| 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...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:13 PM
With 23 Orioles greats gathered Friday at Camden Yards for the franchise's 60th-anniversary celebration, there were plenty of stories told about the glory days. But there was also a sense that maybe, finally, more magical Orioles moments are coming.
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Perhaps it was fitting that the first leadoff home run in Nick Markakis’ career would stand as the game-winner Sunday in a 1-0 pitchers’ duel victory over the Seattle Mariners at Camden Yards.
In his nine years with the Orioles, Markakis has...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
After Nick Markakis picked up the 1,500 hit of his career Sunday, Orioles manager Buck Showalter made an interesting statement.
“I hope everybody understands what we're watching here,” Showalter said. “We talk about some of those...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:31 AM
All day Tuesday, Times readers were asked to vote in a series of polls to select the greatest players at each position in baseball history. Readers were able to vote for three people at each position (except right-handed starter, where the limit was five)...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 11:22 AM
The Orioles have been celebrating their 60th anniversary in Baltimore all season long with patches on the right sleeve of their game jerseys.
On Aug. 8, they’ll do one better.
The club announced Thursday plans to commemorate the Charm City...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:18 PM
OAKLAND – The atmosphere at the O.co Coliseum during the Orioles’ workout on Thursday evening was more like one that took place on the back fields of the team’s spring training complex in February rather than the end of the All-Star...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:45 AM
On Tuesday, the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association named center fielder Adam Jones as the Orioles’ recipient of the 2014 Heart and Hustle Award.
The honor values athletes who “demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Nelson Cruz hasn't hit as well in the month of June, but the Orioles designated hitter gave his club a much-needed jolt in Wednesday’s game against the Chicago White Sox.
After the Orioles were held scoreless for the first seven innings of the...