| Sep 13, 2014
| 4:26 PM
The Orioles’ September surge to the cusp of an American League East championship has been characterized by their strong starting pitching in general, and right-hander Miguel Gonzalez in particular.
Gonzalez could tell early on against the New York...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I have come to accept the whole “throw at a guy” concept in baseball to protect your own. It’s just one of those things.
And the Toronto Blue Jays obviously felt that Caleb Joseph was in the wrong and blocking the plate when he stepped...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:58 PM
While Chris Davis’ season has been a struggle at the plate, there’s no question the Orioles first baseman still can change a game with one swing of his bat.
Davis is hitting just .189 this season, but regardless of his place in the club's...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
During his pregame press conferences, Orioles manager Buck Showalter often shares his random baseball thought of the day about how something in the game could be changed or improved.
Many times this year, it’s been the same concept, but prompted...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter had hoped to get trade acquisition Alejandro De Aza into the starting lineup Sunday, especially since he had previous success against Minnesota Twins starter Ricky Nolasco.
But De Aza, who is 3-for-9 with two home runs...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:43 PM
When the Orioles clinch their first division title in 17 years, outfielder Delmon Young will be in the middle of another postseason celebration — his sixth in six years with four different teams.
“I’ve been fortunate enough to be on...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Bud Norris' season-high 10 strikeouts over seven scoreless innings put the finishing touches on a doubleheader sweep for the Baltimore Orioles, who posted a sixth consecutive win with a 5-0 decision over the New York Yankees.
Norris (13-8) limited New...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — No more than 10 minutes after the final pitch of the Orioles’ peculiar 3-2 loss Saturday to the Tampa Bay Rays, catcher Nick Hundley was already in the hallway outside the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field, on his...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Shortstop J.J. Hardy was scratched just before Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Camden Yards with a sprained left thumb, an injury he suffered Saturday while sliding into home plate.
It is uncertain when Hardy will return to the...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Buck Showalter has been frustrated by the ambiguity of baseball’s new replay review system, so when a call was overturned against the Orioles in the seventh inning of the club’s 8-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday afternoon, the...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:00 PM
The Orioles suddenly have an offense that is clubbing the ball, a pitching staff that is consistently limiting the opposition and a fan base that is packing the stadium, hooting and hollering throughout the game.
After a 10-3 drilling of the St. Louis...