| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:12 PM
In an attempt to market his top free-agent client to major league baseball’s biggest decision-makers, renowned player representative Scott Boras took slugging first baseman Prince Fielder on a brief tour this month to meet with several club owners....
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In the next month or so there will be plenty of books and magazines coming out with projections for the 2012 season.
I like looking at them – not because they are accurate; many times they aren’t – but because it gives me an idea of how...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Here's the autograph schedule for this year's Orioles FanFest, which will take place on Jan. 21 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Autograph session vouchers will go on sale Saturday morning at 10 on Orioles.com.
All but one autograph station at FanFest...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 2:26 PM
The Orioles have expressed some interest in the lone viable free-agent closer, Francisco Cordero, according to an industry source.
Although discussions are not considered far along, the Orioles have inquired about the 36-year-old right-hander, who has...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:36 PM
The Orioles announced several changes to the front office staff Thursday, including the hiring of long-time Orioles outfielder Brady Anderson as a special assistant to executive vice president Dan Duquette.
Anderson, 48, was a three-time all-star in...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 6:40 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter calls Brady Anderson the Pied Piper because of his ability to connect with some of the organization’s younger players whom he trains. The team’s executive vice president for baseball operations, Dan Duquette,...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Orioles pitcher Jim Johnson, who shined in his late-season role as the team’s closer, said he has a feeling he will open spring training in the bullpen.
“I’m pretty sure about that,” Johnson said at Saturday’s Orioles...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:27 PM
The obvious “one that got away” for the Orioles on Tuesday was first baseman Prince Fielder -- though I have been arguing all offseason that you have to be in the game to lose.
And the Orioles were never in the game. They never had any...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Here are some more nuggets from Buck Showalter’s meeting with the media.
On Jim Johnson. Showalter said whether Johnson gets moved to the rotation or stays in the bullpen as a late-inning reliever is still dependent on what moves are made this...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 3:00 AM
We’re back. Hope everyone enjoyed their holiday and is getting ready for another one at week’s end.
While I was taking a few days off, the Associated Press released its final payrolls for each Major League Baseball team’s 40-man roster....
| Jun 16, 2011
| 3:51 PM
The Orioles finally ended their seemingly interminable losing streak at Rogers Centre with a 4-3 win on Thursday afternoon, but they might have lost one of their most important players to injury.
Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie, who was pitching superbly...