| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:04 PM
When Orioles first baseman Steve Pearce was sidelined for five games last week, his absence left a big hole in the lineup. Nobody realized it more than manager Buck Showalter.
"He's in a little bit different stage of his career where people are counting...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:25 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Chris Davis returned to the baseball field Friday, but it was a field far from the one the Orioles played on in Toronto.
Davis was over a thousand miles away in steamy Sarasota, playing Instructional League baseball as he tries to...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:41 PM
When Orioles catcher Matt Wieters went down for the season with an elbow injury in May, baseball savants were ready to throw dirt on the team's chances. The three-time All-Star not only played a key position, he was a crucial part of the team leadership....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Breaking down the American League Division Series matchup between the Orioles and Tigers, which begins Thursday at Camden Yards:
How they got here
Tigers: They had to scratch and claw to win their fourth straight American League Central title. The...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Sorry, Oriole Magic fans, there was nothing supernatural about the way the club ran away from the rest of the American League East this year, even if it does defy logical explanation.
They clinched the division title in surprisingly short order with one...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:02 PM
If you just look at the 9-3 final score from the Orioles' loss Tuesday night in Toronto, you’d never know that the club is riding a strange wave of reversible momentum.
They had a 5-0 lead Sunday night at Fenway Park and ushered the Boston Red Sox...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis, who led the major leagues in home runs and RBIs last season, left Friday night's game against the Kansas City Royals with what team officials described as a left oblique strain.
That could be very bad news for the...
| Sep 21, 2014
Orioles slugger Chris Davis, suspended recently for using a banned stimulant, was caught amid a leaguewide crackdown that began three years ago as players' use of Adderall spiked, according to sports physicians and other experts.
Amphetamines — a...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Mike Soukup was driving southbound on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway on Monday afternoon when he saw a stream of brake lights and then a pillar of smoke.
He then saw a pickup truck sideways on its passenger side. One person had been ejected from the...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Mike Tanner likens the sale of baseball cards, bobbleheads, jerseys and autographed photos to the stock market.
Players' athletic and personal fortunes rise and fall — sometimes precipitously — and so does demand for items bearing their...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:25 AM
NEW YORK – The Orioles are still chasing the American League’s best record and are 2 1/2 games back of the Los Angeles Angels for home-field advantage throughout the playoffs after both teams lost Monday.
Following the Orioles’ 5-0...