| Oct 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It was rush hour in the city of Baltimore, and on the first Thursday afternoon of October, the term had double meaning — the usual dreary one about cars and trucks and buses crawling along Pratt Street, but also a second one that describes what...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Buck Showalter does not believe he's changed. Let's get that out of the way right off.
In fact, he's suspicious of anyone applying a sweeping narrative of transformation to his current success as Orioles manager.
"I think I'm just perceived different,...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:24 PM
PHOENIX — White Sox executive vice president Ken Williams would like to put the kibosh on the word "rebuilding" in 2015.
As dozens of baseball executives gathered Monday for the first day of the Major League Baseball general managers meetings...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:15 AM
We are about halfway through the postseason awards season, and despite this being their most successful season in 17 years, the Orioles have considerably less hardware than they did last season.
The week began with shortstop J.J. Hardy, center fielder...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Those who have followed the Orioles in the last three years know how important defense has been in the team’s success.
They can tell you that once the Orioles shored up their defense late in the 2012 season, bringing up Manny Machado to replace...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones and designated hitter Nelson Cruz were finalists for the annual Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger award at their respective positions but came away empty-handed.
The Orioles won three American League Silver Slugger...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter was narrowly edged for the Sporting News American League Manager of the Year award, finishing behind the Los Angeles Angels' Mike Scioscia by just one vote.
The award, which has been given out every year since 1936, is...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Clayton Kershaw, Clayton Kershaw, Clayton Kershaw.
Don’t get tired hearing about him just yet, his name figures to keep popping up as more postseason awards are announced.
Kershaw officially became a finalist for baseball’s two biggest...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 2:03 PM
When Tommy Hunter received a call about two weeks ago inviting him to play on a team of major leaguers in the All-Star Series exhibition this month in Japan, the Orioles relief pitcher said the choice was easy.
The Orioles recently had been eliminated...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Orioles reliever Tommy Hunter is joining a team of major leaguers that will travel to Japan this month to participate in the Japan All-Star Series throughout the country.
Final rosters are expected to be announced Thursday, but Hunter is the only...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:17 PM
By the time Jacob deGrom arrived at Stetson in 2008, Corey Kluber already had been drafted by the San Diego Padres.
They don't know each other, except by reputation, but those who follow Major League Baseball likely are familiar with the former Hatters....