| Jan 10, 2015
| 11:26 AM
After the Orioles announced their signing of designated hitter-outfielder Delmon Young, executive vice president Dan Duquette texted an interesting quote.
“Delmon Young is an accomplished major league hitter who had a nice year with a lot of...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:07 PM
The Orioles made their deal with outfielder-designated hitter Delmon Young official Friday, announcing that he has been signed to a one-year contract.
Young agreed to terms on Christmas Eve, and the deal became official after the completion of a...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:49 AM
Adding another catcher to their growing list for spring training, the Orioles have finalized a minor league deal with J.P. Arencibia. He will get an invite to spring training.
The 29-year-old Arencibia was once a Top 50 prospect after being drafted by...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:19 PM
The Orioles will get their first glimpse of a few newcomers to the organization, including Rule 5 selections Jason Garcia and Logan Verrett, during next week’s minicamp in Sarasota, Fla.
Among the pitchers scheduled to attend the minicamp, which...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 6:00 AM
As the Orioles continue their search for outfield help, they still maintain interest in free-agent outfielder Colby Rasmus.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter spoke with Rasmus on Saturday, a source said. But a deal with Rasmus, who is seen as the top...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:44 AM
The Orioles open the New Year in the same place they were when 2014 ended, searching for outfield help.
As we reported earlier this week, the team’s focus is now on free-agent outfielder Colby Rasmus. Orioles manager Buck Showalter is slated to...
| 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 31, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The Orioles have focused their search for outfield help on Colby Rasmus, so much so that manager Buck Showalter is set to meet with the free-agent outfielder in the near future, according to an industry source.
No deal with Rasmus -- who is the top...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 12:22 PM
For 14 seasons I have covered the Orioles — most of those years, frankly, were terrible. I have witnessed some cool moments, however, such as Cal Ripken Jr.’s final game and the improbable 2012 playoff run.
Nothing, though, compares with the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 5:58 AM
The hot stove likely will be set on simmer and put on the back burner after today for the holidays. The industry usually goes quiet in the week between Christmas and New Year's Day.
That doesn't mean the Orioles won't continue to survey their options on...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 6:58 AM
The Orioles returned from the winter meetings with nothing more than two selections in the Rule 5 draft, a high-upside project in right-hander Jason Garcia and a right-hander with a steady minor-league resume in Logan Verrett.
Other than that, the...