| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Andy MacPhail had been running the Orioles' baseball operations for eight months when he decided to inflict about as deep a wound as he could to his club's short-term fortunes.
It's easy to forget now, but Erik Bedard was one of only a few true bright...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Most anything a person needs to know about life can be learned from a seat at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. For most of the last decade and a half, the typical Baltimore baseball fan could have a received a master's degree in how to survive loss,...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:31 PM
When Chris Tillman was struggling in past years, when he was yo-yoing between Triple-A and the majors and perhaps falling out of favor with the organization's decision makers, the Orioles right-hander never made excuses, always putting the blame on...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:24 PM
Brett Oberholtzer wasn’t a household name entering Wednesday night’s game between the Orioles and Houston Astros, with only three major league appearances and a 7.36 ERA.
But in his first major league start at Camden Yards in front of a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Inside the Orioles clubhouse, there wasn't much argument whether their 11-0 loss to the Houston Astros was one of their worst performances of the year.
In the month of July, the Orioles made three trades to bolster their pitching to make a run for the...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Sometimes statistics don’t mesh with perception.
In the case of Orioles lefty Wei-Yin Chen and his struggles in the late innings, things match up.
Chen was cruising on Sunday afternoon when he got to the seventh. He had given up just four hits,...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Chris Tillman, who in the past year has transformed from promising arm to All-Star, shut down a dangerous Oakland Athletics lineup through eight innings Saturday afternoon for one of the Orioles' most dominating starting performances of the season.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:09 PM
BOSTON — If right-hander Chris Tillman is indeed the Orioles' ace, if he is indeed a bona fide top-of-the-rotation starter who can walk into any situation against any opponent and succeed, than he had the perfect opportunity to prove it Thursday...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:48 PM
NEW YORK – Remember the New York Yankees?
That shell of a franchise that was left for dead after being swept last weekend at Camden Yards, the mega-salaried club that simply couldn't overcome injuries and old age?
Well, after beating the Orioles,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Facing an ever-shifting cast of Houston starting pitchers over the past three days, it took the Orioles’ bats a little time to warm up in taking two of three from the Astros.
Against right-hander Lucas Harrell, left-hander Brett Oberholtzer and...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Perhaps I am exaggerating a tad, but it seems like every time another club makes a personnel move, I get an email or a tweet from an Orioles fan wondering if it could affect the Orioles.
If a player is rumored to be on the trade block or gets non-...