| Oct 7, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Faced with the task of adding four starting pitchers to the American League Division Series roster that were excluded from the one-game wild-card team, Orioles manager Buck Showalter decided to go with Tommy Hunter's experience in the postseason and as...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:05 AM
[Editor's note: Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming night for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason intensifies.]
About last night
O's drop series finale to Jays, fall...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 2:56 PM
TORONTO -- Orioles Opening Day starter Jake Arrieta has returned to Baltimore and is expected to be recalled when the team returns home from its six-game road trip and opens a seven-game homestand Thursday against the Yankees.
Arrieta has been working...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:03 PM
TORONTO -- The Orioles are in first place in September for the first time in 15 years, but there was no difference in the O's clubhouse before today's game than the past two days here.
It's all business here with the Orioles.
With a win, the O's can...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Jake Arrieta said it really hit him after a terrible outing against Triple-A Gwinnett on Aug. 7, in which he allowed five earned runs and lasted just 3 2/3 innings.
Arrieta stewed on Norfolk's bus ride that night — "I had a long internal...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:46 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — When the Orioles left Baltimore for their final series of the regular season, manager Buck Showalter said that one of his team's main goals was to make sure it hadn't played its final game at Camden Yards of 2012.
And the one...
| 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...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 9:44 AM
After more than a week of speculation since the end of the season, Andy MacPhail is indeed stepping down as the Orioles' president of baseball operations after four-plus years at the helm, according to a club source.
MacPhail is leaving the Orioles to...
| May 1, 2012
| 3:05 AM
OK, so Dylan Bundy is better than the other boys at Low-A Delmarva.
The Orioles’ top pick last year (fourth overall) has demolished the competition in the South Atlantic League.
On Monday, he pitched four more scoreless innings – for a total...
| May 31, 2011
| 7:15 AM
Alfredo Simon pitched 3 2/3 scoreless innings in relief of Jake Arrieta during Monday's 4-3 loss to the Mariners, and his return has boosted an Orioles bullpen that has been a big disappointment in 2011. But the circumstances surrounding Simon's absence...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 6:33 AM
Here’s what tonight’s bullpen probably looks like after the Orioles’ 18-inning game and the call-up of top pitching prospect Dylan Bundy:
Zach Phillips (L)
Brian Matusz (L)