| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:22 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles made a pair of significant roster cuts following Wednesday’s 7-4 Grapefruit League loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, optioning South Korean right-hander Suk-min Yoon and catcher Johnny Monell to Triple-A Norfolk.
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Alexi Casilla was held out of Saturday’s game because he is still dealing with some swelling in his left knee. He had been scheduled to start Friday but was scratched with the injury, which occurred days ago when he was hit by a runner while turning...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 5:04 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter is considering opening the season with a short bench in order to keep a 13th pitcher on the 25-man Opening Day roster.
“This time of year, you’re considering everything,” Showalter...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Delmon Young had two hits in three at-bats and has been swinging a hot bat since the intrasquad games.
“When you bring in guys who’ve been around, they know the gig,’’ Showalter said. “They’re not waiting to get their...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:23 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Top position player prospect Jonathan Schoop homered for the second straight day Thursday, hitting a solo homer off Bud Norris in the first inning of the Orioles' second intrasquad game.
Schoop’s homer was a blast to left-...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:34 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. -- Third baseman Manny Machado is tentatively scheduled to see Dr. Neal ElAttrache on March 18 in Los Angeles, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said.
Showalter said he was uncertain whether that appointment would give Machado the green...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:32 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Lest anyone think that Chris Davis had any reservations about the expected arrival of designated hitter Nelson Cruz, he said Sunday that he is very excited about playing again with his former Texas Rangers teammate.
Davis has been...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:49 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — On the surface, the pending deal for former Texas Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz seems like a simple case of the Orioles deftly working the back end of the free agent market to get a solid designated hitter at a very reasonable price....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:02 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — The Orioles' sudden spring training spending spree continued Saturday as the club agreed to terms on a one-year deal with free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz, according to industry sources.
The deal, which is pending a physical...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 9:12 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have a lot of players on their spring training roster who might compete for at-bats in the designated hitter role, but manager Buck Showalter would not
rule out a late-spring acquisition to bolster the position.
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:00 AM
OK, here's what we know about the Orioles' offseason so far.
It hasn’t been pretty. I mean, really not pretty. The most significant addition so far has probably been pitching coach Dave Wallace, but the front office has not added a pitcher to a...