| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:20 AM
Given the Orioles' need for a corner infielder, Miami third baseman Hanley Ramirez might have made sense in Baltimore.
But early Wednesday morning, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the O's to the punch, acquiring Ramirez (and left-handed reliever Randy...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter just met with the media, and the club’s 25-man roster is coming into a little clearer focus.
Here are the highlights:
Catcher Taylor Teagarden will receive a second epidural in his injured back Monday. Because of...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 6:14 PM
SEATTLE — Orioles set-up man Pedro Strop, who was supremely effective for most of this season, has struggled with his command for a few weeks, leading to speculation that he's getting worn down by the grind and spotlight of a major league season....
| Sep 28, 2012
| 7:31 PM
It's early fall in Baltimore, that time of year when purple banners, car flags and sweatshirts normally dominate the landscape, as surely as the colors are soon to hit the trees. But Charm City isn't just NFL country now.
In grade schools and taverns, at...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Clearly, brick and steel age more gracefully than the rest of us, because Oriole Park is about to celebrate its 20th birthday on Opening Day Friday and who can believe it is already the 10th-oldest ballpark in the major leagues?
Time does fly, in this...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A month before he joined the Orioles as the organization's new executive director of international recruiting, curiosity took Fred Ferreira to the Mexican coastal city of Mazatlan.
With more than 40 years of experience scouring for international talent,...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 3:57 PM
BOSTON — If you're trying to make sense of the Orioles' otherworldly string of 16 straight extra-inning victories, don't even bother.
"You don't question the things you don't understand,'' manager Buck Showalter said moments after the Orioles shook...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 4:52 AM
For the first time in four days, the Orioles will be able to sleep in today.
The O's played three straight afternoon games this Labor Day weekend. They also played a 12:35 p.m. game Thursday before taking the train to New York.
The structure of the...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 4:45 PM
The Orioles added another left-handed reliever to their bullpen Monday, selecting the contract of Zach Phillips from Triple-A Norfolk before Monday's series opener in Toronto.
Phillips was told before Sunday's Tides game that he was being recalled and...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:37 AM
With Jason Hammel rejoining the Orioles on Thursday and given the fact that Chris Tillman has yet to be scratched from his next start, I asked Orioles manager Buck Showalter about the concept of going to a six-man rotation for the stretch run.
| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:28 PM
BOSTON – When the Orioles acquired Jim Thome in early July, they did so hoping the 42-year-old had enough hits left in his bat to help get them get to the postseason for the first time in 15 years.
Thome himself said being thrust into a pennant...