| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter wants right-hander Bud Norris to resume a standard pitching routine now that he’s returned from the 15-day disabled list.
So, because of the All-Star break next week, it means Norris’ next start won’t...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Injured Orioles catcher Matt Wieters, who is out for the season as he recovers from Tommy John elbow surgery, joined the club Thursday at Camden Yards.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Wieters “looks great” and is in good spirits. The...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Last night's Orioles game was a lot like the Scores Hockey game last night, in that we got out to an early lead and won a close one. So, there you go. This is the Coffee Companion, where we recap the previous day's local sports headlines.
| Jul 12, 2014
| 3:44 PM
It has become fairly obvious that the team that makes the playoffs out of the American League East — and there probably will be only one — will be the team that best weathers what has been a division race influenced by an unusual amount of...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez, who is on the 15-day disabled list with a right ankle sprain, was tentative while throwing during his workout Sunday and therefore will need a rehab assignment.
“Still favoring it...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:42 AM
BOWIE -- The Orioles made a surprise move by sending right-hander Bud Norris to Double-A Bowie so he could get work in over the All-Star break.
Because he had made just one start since coming off the disabled list with a right groin strain, the...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:52 AM
I struggle with the Home Run Derby, despite being a huge fan of three-hour batting practice sessions involving Cuban sluggers. There’s a very small percentage of baseball fans who feel like I do. If this, and the All-Star Game, are really for the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:34 AM
OAKLAND – A few days before the All-Star break, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said that there will be several starting pitchers available before the trade deadline who won't be as good at the team's existing six starting pitchers.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:40 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — After throwing off a mound for the first time since going on the disabled list with a sprained right ankle, Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez could pitch a minor league rehabilitation game by the middle of next week, Orioles...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:45 PM
KEY MOMENT: With the Angels trailing, 5-4, in the ninth inning, Mike Trout walked and took off from first base on a 1-and-1 pitch to Albert Pujols, who sliced a double to right field. Trout slid feet-first into second base, not knowing where the ball...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:01 AM
It's a pretty tough bid to have the Orioles go to the West Coast right after the break. We know they're playing, but it's not the same as sitting down at 7 and watching them every night. Oh well. At least it was a nice weekend. Here's the Coffee...