| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming day for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Orioles beat Rays, 1-0, to stay alive in division race...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 11:05 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Orioles' first playoff game in 15 years took them deep into the heart of Texas to face a team that spent most of the season as the best in the American League.
The eyes of the baseball world turned to the long-suffering...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:05 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Orioles and Rangers announced their rosters for tonight’s one-game American League wild-card playoff at Rangers Ballpark.
Not a lot of surprises. Orioles manager Buck Showalter will have 10 relievers to pick from tonight...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:56 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Jered Weaver allowed one run and five hits in seven splendid innings, "the best I've ever thrown the ball in Texas," he said, and J.B. Shuck, who got the silent treatment after hitting his first big league home run, responded by...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 9:21 PM
— Left-hander Joe Saunders was not the popular choice to get the Orioles' first postseason start in 15 years and to try and guide the club back to Baltimore for its first home playoff contest since Game 6 of the 1997 American League Championship...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:09 PM
While the Orioles have scored enough runs to win the past two nights — efforts beset by shaky starting pitching — the funk that their hitters are in with men on base in back-to-back losses to the Texas Rangers might have been most frustrating....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 9:03 PM
Wei-Yin Chen admitted that being away from his Orioles teammates and unable to help them while rehabbing a strained left oblique muscle was difficult.
Being without their dependable left-hander for more than seven weeks took a toll on the Orioles as...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:38 PM
Just before he began warming up for his start Thursday night against the Texas Rangers, Orioles pitcher Miguel Gonzalez was getting treatment in the trainer's room for a sudden flare up of back spasms.
But Gonzalez — who has been one of the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:43 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The last time the Orioles had played at Rangers Ballpark, the night ended with a celebration in the visitor's clubhouse after they beat Texas in the first American League wild-card game.
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis,...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:15 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas – Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was in visible pain after fouling a batted ball off his right ankle bone in his second at-bat of Saturday’s 7-4 win over the Rangers, but Davis said it won’t prevent him from playing....
| Jul 21, 2013
| 8:53 PM
When the Orioles gathered for a workout Thursday at Rangers Ballpark for the start of the unofficial second half of the season, manager Buck Showalter gathered his team under the hot Texas sun for a brief meeting behind second base.
“The look on...