| Mar 30, 2015
| 6:55 AM
Orioles catcher J.P. Arencibia received a cortisone shot in his right forearm/elbow area on Monday morning for a flexor mass strain that has kept him out of action the past five days.
“We did some tests this morning and said what the smartest...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:56 AM
Shortstop J.J. Hardy left the Orioles clubhouse Monday morning to have a magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) on his left shoulder. He walked out in a particularly good mood – the shoulder he jammed while diving for a ball Friday is improving...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 1:45 PM
Manager Buck Showalter said the Orioles won't be putting the full-court pressure on Notre Dame hoops star Pat Connaughton to join the organization any time soon. But once he joins, the Orioles want the right-handed pitcher to focus on baseball....
| Mar 28, 2015
| 8:13 PM
The Orioles will give right-hander Kevin Gausman at least one more spring start, and he is expected to be stretched out Tuesday against Tampa Bay, but manager Buck Showalter said the team still is considering whether Gausman will open the season in the...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 11:25 AM
Catcher Matt Wieters is scheduled to resume throwing Saturday, and although his return from Tommy John elbow reconstruction in June remains uncertain, the Orioles have begun mapping out parts of his recovery.
“It's encouraging,” Showalter...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 8:19 PM
It is less than two weeks until the Orioles open the regular season on April 6 in Tampa Bay, but with 13 Grapefruit League games remaining in spring training, they still have plenty of time to finalize their 25-man Opening Day roster.
| Mar 15, 2015
| 8:55 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman pitched three strong innings on Sunday morning in the Orioles’ B game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Ed Smith Stadium, a game that ended in a 2-2 tie after seven innings.
| Mar 14, 2015
| 12:12 PM
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters won’t throw from the catching position in today’s minor league exhibition game against the Puerto Rican developmental team today, but before the game, Wieters’ throws were timed during a pregame workout....
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:23 AM
The Orioles open their Grapefruit League schedule today with 1:05 p.m. exhibition against the Detroit Tigers at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Fla.
As manager Buck Showalter indicated, most starters won’t make the trip and instead work out...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 5:45 PM
The sting of being sent down to the minor leagues last season still fuels Orioles catcher Steve Clevenger. And he's not shy talking about the emotional and frustrating year that was 2014.
Last year, Clevenger easily won the Orioles' backup catching...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 7:29 AM
Every team brings a bunch of catchers to spring training to catch the countless bullpen sessions and audition for roles at the upper levels of the organization, and every manager publicly declares that the major league backup job is wide open.