| Jun 22, 2013
| 3:00 AM
TORONTO -- Yes, the Orioles’ 7-6 loss to the Blue Jays on Friday night was a tough one to swallow. But let’s remember that this road trip began with a tough loss to the Tigers in Detroit -- Max Scherzer dominated and Jake Arrieta struggled -- ...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:29 PM
The Orioles came to Toronto this week riding the momentum of eight wins in their previous 11 games and were fresh off taking two of three in Detroit.
That momentum was crushed over the weekend here at Rogers Centre, and after the Orioles' 13-5 loss to...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 9:01 PM
The moment seemed perfectly scripted for Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis.
With Monday night's game against the Toronto Blue Jays on the line on a chilly night at Camden Yards, the steadiest of the Orioles' bats resonated calm at the plate.
| Mar 31, 2013
| 4:42 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — For most of the past two decades, the American League East has been considered the toughest division in baseball, primarily because it contained the sport's two financial behemoths, the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 6:55 PM
I wasn’t expecting any assurances. I didn’t think President of Baseball Operations Larry Beinfest would guarantee that Giancarlo Stanton would be a life-long Marlin. At a minimum, I was banking on the “some players are less likely to...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:26 AM
I had separate conversations earlier this offseason with a scout from a rival team and a player agent that basically intimated the same thing:
The industry was watching what the Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays would do this winter because they are viewed...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Zach Britton, who is in the mix for the club’s fifth starter spot, really struggled Wednesday, lasting just 1 2/3 innings against the Toronto Blue Jays.
The lefty gave up five runs on seven hits and two walks while retiring only four batters. He...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
zero -- runs allowed by Pedro Strop in six games for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic.
Orioles position players Adam...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:39 PM
DUNEDIN, Fla. -- In the Orioles’ attempt to remold right-hander Jair Jurrjens into his past All-Star form, progress comes in small phases.
The Orioles have some time — and they’re proving to have patience — especially...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 7:14 AM
The Orioles have an afternoon game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Sarasota, and those Blue Jays aren’t fooling around. They have brought some of their big guns, such as Jose Bautista, Melky Cabrera and Adam Lind. And Mark Buehrle is expected to...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here’s another subplot in the build-up to what should be a free-for-all in the AL East this summer:
Almost every team in the division can play the nobody-believed-in-us card.
With the exception of maybe the Blue Jays, who generated the most...