| May 6, 2014
| 5:40 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Left-hander Johan Santana, who threw 28 pitches in his first extended spring training outing Monday, was pleased with his progress.
“I was really excited about being able to compete without any screens behind the catcher or...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Tuesday was a busy day at the Ed Smith Stadium complex.
Orioles outfielder Nolan Reimold saw his first simulated game action in several weeks, making five plate appearances in a simulated game on the Camden Yards field at the complex. ...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:25 PM
In the next step of his recovery from October knee surgery, Orioles third baseman Manny Machado will take two at-bats against Johan Santana in a “simulated” game on Saturday in Sarasota, Fla.
Machado, 21, can do everything but sprint. And he...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:07 PM
After sprinting six times and taking four at-bats in a simulated game Monday, injured Orioles third baseman Manny Machado really has one more thing to accomplish before beginning to play in games at extended spring training -- and that could happen as...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:06 PM
The flu that hit the Orioles clubhouse last week affected two more players Tuesday.
The Orioles sent center fielder Adam Jones and right-handed relief pitcher Evan Meek home from Camden Yards before the game against the Tampa Bay Rays was postponed...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:33 PM
With heavy rain coming down for much of Tuesday in the Baltimore area, there was little doubt that the Orioles’ scheduled game against the Tampa Bay Rays would be postponed.
But both teams arrived at Camden Yards with hope that the clouds would...
| May 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
MINNEAPOLIS – After the Orioles' 5-2 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, there was definitely a rare tone of concern in manager Buck Showalter's voice.
Over the past two seasons, Showalter has been masterful at preserving his bullpen. He's made...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 8:04 PM
Left-hander Troy Patton, who is currently serving a 25-game suspension for testing positive for an amphetamine, is eligible to come off the restricted list on April 30, and the Orioles might have a tough time finding a spot for him when he is able to...
| May 20, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Top pitching prospect Dylan Bundy threw one inning Tuesday in extended spring training against members of the Minnesota Twins organization, the first time he has faced hitters other than Orioles farmhands since spring training in March 2013.
| May 8, 2014
| 8:17 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — After missing Wednesday night's game, Matt Wieters returned to the Orioles' starting lineup Thursday as the designated hitter against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
Because Wieters is unavailable to catch and...
| May 13, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Some might think it was overkill to have three Sun reporters at a Monday night Orioles game. Nonsense. We knew something big would happen, and when the benches emptied yesterday, we were ready. Want proof? This is the Coffee Companion, your No. 1 source...