| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy missed his second straight start Monday because of a sprained left thumb that he originally injured while sliding into home plate Saturday afternoon.
Hardy said he woke up Monday morning and the thumb felt about the same...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Shortstop J.J. Hardy, who missed one game and part of another with lower back spasms, is back in the starting lineup Wednesday against the Cincinnati Reds at Camden Yards.
Hardy is batting sixth, one spot ahead of Kelly Johnson, who will be playing...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Although they’d never say it publicly, the Orioles knew heading into last week just how important it was to flex their muscles in an 11-game homestand against three clubs with losing records.
With Thursday’s 9-7 victory over the Cincinnati...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:21 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. — Orioles right-hander Darren O’Day, who hasn’t pitched since Tuesday, said he’s recovered from a sore left hamstring injury and is available to return to his role as one of the club’s most valued late-...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:37 PM
As the Orioles enter the final month of the regular season, their accomplishments are starting to mount along with their win total. They currently have the second-best record in baseball and a nine-game lead in the American League East division.
| Sep 1, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The Orioles tried to give Ubaldo Jimenez some work in a pressure-free situation Sunday afternoon, allowing the struggling right-hander to work the ninth inning with a seven-run lead.
But Jimenez would last just five batters after loading the bases and...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy left Monday’s 6-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins with lower-back spasms, but he hopes to be back in the lineup for Tuesday’s series opener against the Cincinnati Reds at Camden Yards.
Hardy left the game before...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:37 PM
J.J. Hardy didn’t start Tuesday night, but both Hardy and Orioles manager Buck Showalter said the veteran shortstop will be back in the lineup Wednesday against the Cincinnati Reds.
“I expect J.J. to start [Wednesday]. How’s that?&...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:05 PM
After Monday’s 9-1 win against the Tampa Bay Rays that snapped a three-game losing streak, several Orioles talked in postgame interviews about how they felt like fans were panicking.
Center fielder Adam Jones, shortstop J.J. Hardy and left fielder...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Just about every time the Tampa Bay Rays have been mentioned to Buck Showalter in the past month, he can't help but talk about Drew Smyly, the left-handed starter the Rays received from the Detroit Tigers in last month's blockbuster deal that included...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:16 PM
Despite his obvious power and previous success, Orioles infielder Chris Davis has been struggling so much this season that it has become business as usual when pitchers challenge him.
So, in the Orioles' 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday,...