| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Here’s the Orioles’ lineup for tonight’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Bradenton. It’s not exactly representative of the Opening Day lineup we are expecting:
Alexi Casilla 6, Ryan Flaherty 4, Wilson Betemit 5, Jason...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada, a former Japanese All Star who signed a two-year deal with the Orioles last offseason but didn’t pitch because of an elbow injury, threw off a full mound again Saturday.
And manager Buck Showalter was there to watch the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Jake Arrieta’s bid to make the Orioles’ rotation likely was strengthened Monday when he allowed two hits and struck out five through four innings in a 4-3 loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Arrieta became the first Orioles pitcher to go...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:43 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Trayvon Robinson suited up for the first time as an Oriole on Saturday and took part in the first official full-squad workout, but the outfielder had hoped to be in camp a lot earlier after being acquired in the November deal that...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 7:07 AM
It’s another chilly day here in Sarasota. Driving into the Orioles spring training facility, it was a brisk 37 degrees.
The sun is out however – as are the palm trees – which makes up for the chill.
Twelve pitchers will throw bullpen...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Wednesday will mark the first of two consecutive days of Orioles intrasquad games leading up to Saturday’s Grapefruit League opener against the Minnesota Twins at Ed Smith Stadium.
The Orioles will play a pair of three-inning intrasquad games...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:32 AM
You try not to make too much of the first intrasquad games of the season, because they’re just the first time we’re seeing anything remotely close to game action.
Pitchers were held to pitch counts of about 10-15 pitches, so they'd stay...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 1:25 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — As the Orioles open their Grapefruit League schedule Saturday with a home game against the Minnesota Twins at Ed Smith Stadium, hitters will take varying approaches at the plate.
Some will take more pitches than usual to get a...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:08 AM
The Orioles’ second workout for pitchers and catchers will begin at 10 a.m. Expect much of the same as Day 1, but a second group of pitchers will throw their first bullpen side sessions of the spring.
It's overcast here at the Ed Smith Stadium...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:25 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Kevin Gausman, the Orioles’ first-round pick last season out of LSU, threw his first bullpen session with the big league club Thursday.
Gausman said he hasn’t been informed of any innings count limit for this season,...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:36 AM
The Orioles’ acquisition of Jair Jurrjens won’t become official until he has a physical this week, but all signs point to the right-hander joining the O’s cluttered starting rotation mix.
Jurrjens, who turns 27 tomorrow, will make a...