| Feb 19, 2015
| 1:00 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette always has put a premium on defense, so no one should have been surprised when he played a little of it in his first media briefing of spring training.
Duquette and his team are...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The Orioles enter spring training coming off their best season in 17 years, and while most of the core players from last year's division title-winning team return, most national experts don't expect them to duplicate their 2014 success.
| Feb 17, 2015
| 9:26 AM
As the Orioles prepare to start spring training later this week at the Ed Smith Stadium complex in Sarasota, Fla., here's a look at what other media outlets are saying about the team.
* ESPN's Tim Kurkjian discusses Orioles center fielder Adam Jones'...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 12:46 PM
The Orioles will have 56 players in major league spring training camp, barring any late additions, the club announced Tuesday.
The group includes 41 members of the club's 40-man roster. Suspended first baseman Chris Davis does not count against the 40-...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Dan Duquette didn't quite know how he would be received by the Orioles fan base during the team's annual FanFest event.
Duquette, the club's executive vice president, has been the focus of organizational uncertainty and fan anxiety this offseason as...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 1:30 PM
Judging by the long lines outside Baltimore Convention Center on a freezing Saturday morning and the near-record attendance estimate at the end of Orioles FanFest, reports that this has been a winter of widespread discontent may have been greatly...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 3:13 PM
As reporters crowded around him behind the stage at Saturday’s Orioles FanFest, suspended slugger Chris Davis joked that he was going to “go Marshawn Lynch on you,” a reference to the Seattle Seahawks running back who doesn’t speak...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 2:34 PM
In any normal Orioles offseason, FanFest provides an opportunity for thousands of baseball-hungry fans to come in from the cold and spend a fun day getting an up-close and personal preview of the latest edition of the team.
Of course, this has been...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:56 PM
The Orioles' annual winter convention, FanFest, is supposed to be a celebration of the upcoming season, a chance to talk to players and staff before they head down to spring training.
Often, though, other storylines are thrust to center stage,...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 12:02 PM
The New England Patriots "deflategate" controversy would be a silly pre-Super Bowl sideshow if it wasn't such a sad commentary on the current state of the scandal-ridden National Football League.
If you believe the latest reports, 11 of 12 Patriots game...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:05 PM
Based on the way salaries are structured in Major League Baseball, with players getting large raises after accruing three years of big-league service time, the Orioles knew they’d be doling out millions of dollars for arbitration-eligible players...