| May 19, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he hopes that getting second baseman Ryan Flaherty consistent at-bats at Triple-A Norfolk — while getting the 26-year-old to work on offensive problems away from the major league spotlight — will help him...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 8:21 PM
The Orioles are coming off a 93-win season in which they improved their record from 2011 by 24 games, finished second in the mighty American League East and appeared in the playoffs for the first time since 1997.
But heading into 2013, the Orioles,...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:45 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Despite pitching with a blister on his middle finger that prevented him from throwing breaking balls, Orioles right-hander Jake Arrieta felt good about his final tune-up before Friday’s regular season home opener against the...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Baseball predictions are always fun.
Maybe it’s because most of our NCAA brackets are busted and we need something new to stake our reputation to. Or maybe it’s that the baseball season is so long that six months from now few people will...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 4:00 AM
At some point today, probably a couple hours before the first pitch is thrown by Jake Arrieta in the 2013 home opener at Camden Yards, I will grab a copy of the Orioles’ daily game notes, and place them on the press box ledge in front of my work...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Less than two weeks ago, the Orioles were tied for first place in the American League East. Despite subpar starting pitching, they were winning games -- more than 60 percent of them -- because Manny Machado, Adam Jones and Chris Davis were pounding the...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:04 AM
If you believe that the Orioles’ unexpected run to the postseason in 2012 was something of magic, then the most dazzling trick the organization pulled off was consistently pulling productive starters out of their sleeves.
| May 21, 2013
| 2:15 PM
In activating Miguel Gonzalez from the disabled list to start Tuesday, the Orioles again shuffled their rotation a bit.
Right-hander Jair Jurrjens, who made his first start for the Orioles on Saturday and allowed four runs in five innings, was...
| May 21, 2013
| 5:23 PM
To clear a roster spot for right-hander Miguel Gonzalez’s return from the disabled list Tuesday, the Orioles optioned right-hander Jair Jurrjens to Triple-A Norfolk after just one start with the big league club.
The move created a vacant spot in...
| May 12, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Right-hander Jake Arrieta was supposed to make his fourth start with the Triple-A Norfolk Tides on Sunday, but he was scratched with a right shoulder strain that he has been dealing with since not feeling right after his last outing May 7.
| May 15, 2013
| 9:02 AM
The Orioles have not specified the schedule for Miguel Gonzalez yet.
Gonzalez threw a side session this morning and indicated things went fine with the blister on his right thumb.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said it is still a possibility that he...