| Jun 2, 2012
| 6:43 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Orioles needed a starting pitching performance to remember Saturday night. They needed something to restore faith in their rotation, something to help stop their sudden swoon.
Brian Matusz was up for the challenge. The...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 10:08 PM
Maybe it was all the Trade Deadline commotion just before first pitch, or perhaps it was the second consecutive day game at home.
For whatever reason, the Mariners came out sluggish with their gloves Sunday afternoon, committing two errors in the game'...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 6:10 AM
SARASOTA, Fla -- We'll have a late start today because the Orioles' first full squad workout doesn't begin until noon. That's because most of the position players have to take their physicals beforehand.
I wrote a story for today's Sun about left-...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:54 PM
After playing eight innings of lifeless baseball, the Mariners finally showed some fight in the ninth.
Kyle Seager led the late charge for Seattle. He fouled off six balls to help drag out a 12 pitch at-bat against Rays' reliever Joel Peralta.
| Sep 4, 2011
| 3:27 PM
During another difficult season in which losses have piled up at a dizzying rate, Orioles starter Jeremy Guthrie has managed to keep his composure, or at least hold off his frustration until he was well outside the camera's view.
But that changed in an...
| May 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Victor Martinez and Jhonny Peralta had two-run hits to lead Detroit past Tampa Bay, 6-3, and take the first edition of a three-game set.
Charlie Furbush (1-0) earned a win in his major-league debut when he worked 3 2/3 scoreless innings of relief for...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 5:20 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Orioles purchased the contract of outfielder Nate McLouth on Saturday afternoon and have designated veteran outfielder Endy Chavez for assignment.
The 30-year-old McLouth was told he would be added to the Orioles 25-man...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 8:37 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Orioles had an idea of what to expect from Taiwanese left-hander Wei-Yin Chen in his first major league season. But the 27-year-old rookie set a high standard for himself.
After striking out a career-high 12 batters on...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 8:55 PM
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters is an All-Star and a Gold Glove winner. He’s regarded as one of the best gamecallers in the game.
But he’s not known for his speed.
However, in Saturday night’s 4-0 win over the Rays, Wieters stole second...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter expressed faith in slumping first baseman Mark Reynolds, saying he will continue to put Reynolds in the lineup despite his struggles.
Reynolds is hitting .191 (18-for-94) since the beginning of July and was hitless in...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Yet again, the Orioles return from a tough road stretch still lodged in the playoff hunt.
The Orioles’ six-game trip to New York and Tampa Bay concluded with two road series wins. The Orioles took the first two games in the Bronx, overcoming some...