| May 14, 2014
| 9:03 PM
James River Country Club is honoring one of its own Thursday, renowned amateur golfer Moss Beecroft, with a tournament and museum-caliber display of his memorabilia.
A six-time Virginia State Golf Association senior amateur champion, Beecroft...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:08 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – The Orioles opened a 40-man roster spot Sunday when they outrighted infielder David Adams to Double-A Bowie.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said the move wasn’t related to another pending transaction, but he said the...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:10 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Orioles first baseman Chris Davis is pleased with the progress he has made since going on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique muscle, and he said Sunday that he believes he's slightly ahead of schedule in his...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:42 AM
When the phrases “oblique strain” and “baseball player” are intertwined, it’s usually cringe-worthy.
Rarely is it ever good news. An oblique strain, depending on its severity, can sideline a player more than a month. It...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, who has spent the entire season hitting in the sixth and seventh spots in the lineup, is batting third tonight against the Yankees.
Hardy had his 13-game hitting streak snapped Sunday, but he’s still hitting .333 (18-...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson can be depended on to always be at his locker to answer questions anytime he becomes a focal point of a game following a blown save.
Those times have been rare, until recently, as Johnson has blown three consecutive ninth-...
| May 21, 2013
| 4:08 AM
The knee-jerk reaction to Jim Johnson’s third straight blown save is to pull him from the closer’s spot for now.
I’m probably in the minority here. But I don’t do it. And I know Orioles manager Buck Showalter won’t do it....
| May 23, 2013
Earlier this week, the Orioles were spiraling out of the American League East race, couldn't win at home and were watching helplessly as their staunch bullpen faltered and their starters routinely checked out early.
Suddenly, after winning two straight...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:34 PM
With the eyes of the entire baseball world fixed on Camden Yards for the first time in eight years, the Orioles didn't disappoint.
Over the course of a 162-game season, some wins can get lost, but the Orioles' 4-2 victory over the Yankees on Sunday...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:19 AM
While Chris Davis crushed his way through an Orioles record earlier Friday night with his 31st home run of the season, closer Jim Johnson achieved his own milestone about 90 minutes later in the Orioles' 4-2 win over the New York Yankees.
| Apr 8, 2012
| 7:34 PM
SANFORD, Florida (Reuters) - The year before Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier by becoming the first African American to play major league baseball, he fled the racist threats of townspeople in Sanford, Florida, where Trayvon Martin was shot 66...