| Nov 14, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Free agent Nelson Cruz finished seventh in the American League Most Valuable Player voting Thursday night. That seems a little low to me, especially since he led the majors in homers and was the biggest contributor for an Orioles team that won 96 games...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Just hours after the Kansas City Royals clinched a World Series berth with a sweep over the Orioles, tomes began to emerge about how it’s all been part of the Royals' plan. That’s a little tidy for my taste — both of these teams had to...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 10:15 PM
BALTIMORE — When Andy MacPhail departed Chicago in 2006 after two postseason appearances in 12 years running the Cubs, he left with one of the more memorable exit lines in franchise history.
"It's time," he said. "The clock on the MacPhail-o-meter...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Chris Tillman shies away from talking about his accomplishments this season because he doesn't want to give the inclination that he's satisfied with the steps he has taken.
He had a remarkable second half, continued his emergence as a leader in the...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he is considering carrying just 10 pitchers for the best-of-five ALDS.
Showalter added that the club’s Game 3 and 4 starters –— likely to be right-hander Miguel Gonzalez and right-hander Bud Norris,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:55 AM
NEW YORK – Orioles manager Buck Showalter will meet with his staff Monday to decide the team’s roster for the American League Division Series. In the meantime, he still wants to get some final looks at players before making those choices....
| May 14, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Angels 3, Philadelphia Phillies 0
AT THE PLATE: Albert Pujols doubled to right in the first inning and scored on Raul Ibanez's single to right. Hank Conger and Grant Green singled in the second, and Efren Navarro hit a clutch two-out, run-scoring single...
| May 16, 2014
KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout blasted a three-run, walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning off Tampa Bay reliever Brad Boxberger. With Efren Navarro and Collin Cowgill on base, Trout ripped the pitch over the left-field fence for the 6-5 win.
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Standing in the home clubhouse after the shortest outing of his career, Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen pondered why he has given up so many home runs lately, including three in a 5-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday afternoon.
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:06 PM
The Orioles have had their fair share of offensive struggles recently, scoring five runs or fewer in each of their past five games.
It's not simply because they haven’t gotten enough men on base. In their four-game series against the Tampa Bay...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:54 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The replay system hasn't been kind to the Orioles over the past three weeks as four of the five calls the club has challenged have not been overturned.
The Orioles' luck started to change in the third inning of Tuesday’s...