| Dec 20, 2014
| 11:54 AM
One of the more intriguing aspects of the Orioles hiring former Texas Rangers hitting coordinator Scott Coolbaugh as their new hitting coach is that he already has a relationship with slugger Chris Davis.
It’s pretty much a given that the...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 6:00 AM
At the end of each December, our editors at The Baltimore Sun ask us to write about the top moment on our beat from the nearly completed year.
It’s usually not very difficult to do -- and 2014 wasn’t much different. One moment stood out to...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:29 PM
As this year's winter meetings came to a close Thursday with several trades and signings throughout baseball, the Orioles left the Manchester Grand Hyatt with only a couple Rule 5 draft picks as new additions.
The selections of right-handed pitchers...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:15 AM
We are about halfway through the postseason awards season, and despite this being their most successful season in 17 years, the Orioles have considerably less hardware than they did last season.
The week began with shortstop J.J. Hardy, center fielder...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis broke his silence about his 25-game suspension for a failed drug test when he touched on the subject in an interview this week with a local Christian radio station.
Davis, who has declined to speak to reporters on...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When the Pittsburgh Pirates designated left-handed-hitting first baseman Ike Davis for assignment Thursday, I immediately began receiving inquiries as to whether I thought the Orioles would be interested in Davis.
This isn’t a new phenomenon....
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:30 AM
When the Orioles players met in September to vote on how they would divvy up whatever playoff money they would receive from the 2014 postseason, they made a point to remember late public relations director Monica Barlow.
In fact, they made two points....
| Nov 26, 2014
| 9:27 PM
Codi Miller-McIntyre had 11 points, eight rebounds and seven assists as host Wake Forest earned an 83-49 victory over Mount St. Mary's on Wednesday night. Cornelius Hudson had 10 points and four rebounds for the Demon Deacons (4-2), who have won their...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The Orioles have received plenty of interest in their major league hitting coach position since the opening became public Monday.
The club would ideally like to have the position filled by the time baseball's winter meetings begin in San Diego on Dec....
| Dec 1, 2014
| 2:56 PM
It's going to be fairly easy for the Orioles front office to rationalize its inability — or unwillingness — to re-sign Nelson Cruz, the 2014 Most Valuable Oriole.
But it's going to be hard to make the case that the Orioles aren't going to...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:04 PM
From the moment the Orioles signed Nelson Cruz to a club-friendly, one-year contract in February, both sides knew the slugger would be able to test the free-agent market again this offseason, seeking the lucrative deal he didn't receive then.