| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:45 AM
It’s now less than two weeks before pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., but I still get a sense Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette isn’t done compiling his roster.
Really, I’m not sure there is ever a time when...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Jair Jurrjens said late last week that he didn’t expect he’d have his physical in Baltimore until at least mid-week. I am being told it likely will be Thursday and could bleed into Friday before an announcement is made. Nothing unusual there....
| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:26 PM
The Orioles were the team of opportunity last year — and that has not changed this winter.
According to a club source, this week the team worked out two ex-Orioles to see if they have anything left in the tank: lefty reliever Arthur Rhodes and...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:28 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter leaves for spring training today, a week before pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., on Feb. 12. Expect everything to be set up exactly to Showalter’s liking by that date. He ignores no detail, especially...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:17 PM
The Orioles have agreed to terms with free agent right-hander Jair Jurrjens on a one-year deal, according to a report from CBSSports.com.
According to the report, the former Atlanta Braves pitcher will receive a major league deal worth $1.5 million...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 7:29 AM
One of the intriguing aspects to the Orioles’ signing of free agent right-hander Jair Jurrjens, which was reported Thursday night, is that he has minor league options remaining.
That means Jurrjens, who turns 27 next month, could start the...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Jair Jurrjens is eager to jump into a crowded Orioles rotation competition come spring training.
The former Atlanta Braves right-hander — who agreed to terms with the Orioles on a one-year deal this week — said he feels healthy for the...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:24 AM
When right-hander Jair Jurrjens is in Baltimore to take a physical next week -- seemingly the final step before the Orioles’ one-year major league deal with the former Atlanta Braves pitcher comes to fruition -- he expects to speak with team...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 4:00 AM
I’m about to board a flight to Nashville in a bit to cover the Winter Meetings, where Dan Connolly and I will be spending countless hours inside the Opryland Hotel reporting on all things regarding the Orioles.
You’ll hear a lot of names...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Lots of pre-game notes here in addition to the roster moves (Wei-Yin Chen to the disabled list with a strained right oblique; infielder Yamaico Navarro and pitcher Alex Burnett recalled from Triple-A).
** Miguel Gonzalez, currently on the...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:33 PM
If you’ve watched Orioles right-hander Freddy Garcia through the last few years, you know he doesn’t have a lot of margin for error.
He’s around the plate a lot – and he doesn’t throw hard.
So when he gets hit, he...