| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:28 PM
The only thing left to play for at the end of another season in the American League East cellar is a moment like this:
Catcher Matt Wieters slammed a two-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning Tuesday night to give the Orioles a 4-...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Just catching up with some recent minor league signings made by the Orioles that I don’t believe we had mentioned here before.
The Orioles have signed right-handed pitchers Ross Wolf and Willie Eyre and lefty Ryan Edell to minor league deals....
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:48 PM
The Orioles interviewed another candidate for their vacant top executive position Friday but also reportedly lost one of the leading possibilities.
John Stockstill, the organization's 51-year-old director of player development, became the fourth person,...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
one -- hits by J.J. Hardy in 15 spring training at-bats.
By his standards, Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy had a down year at the plate in...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Three rising high school sophomores have made oral commitments – the first of the year from that class – according to Inside Lacrosse. Loyola midfielder Ryan Conrad picked Virginia, while attackman-midfielder Curtis Zappala of Episcopal...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Baseball America has acquired the list of minor leaguers that have applied for free agency and there are 25 former Orioles farmhands that can now look for work elsewhere.
It’s a procedural filing – some of the players will come back to the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:30 AM
One of the things that may have gotten lost in the Orioles' 6-2 loss to the Rays on Wednesday night is that Adam Jones’ two-run homer in the third inning was overturned by umpires after a video review of the play.
By my count – and I’m...
| Aug 20, 2012
It isn't often that Kurt Landes and his staff are caught unprepared. But it happened Monday night. "We really weren't expecting that rain at 6:45 [p.m.]," the IronPigs general manager said of the sudden cloudburst that ultimately led to the postponement...
| Nov 29, 2012
Baseball's winter meetings are getting underway in Nashville, and that's usually when minor league free agent signings start to be revealed. Don't look for a whole lot of action from the Phillies, however. With the young talent starting to rise through...
| Feb 18, 2013
It took a while, but another ex-IronPig has found a job. Kyle Hudson, who hit .253 in 79 games last year after coming over from Tampa Bay in a trade that put popular outfielder Rich Thompson in the major leagues, has signed on with Baltimore, the team...
| May 30, 2009
The Cubs beat the Dodgers 2-1 Friday!
Yes, that is an exclamation point, and yes, it is needed, because this was a very rare victory.
It was the first time since Sept. 11 that the Cubs won a game while scoring fewer than four runs, which wouldn't seem...