| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:00 PM
Orioles left-hander Zach Britton came into his first major league start of the season full of confidence, ready to show he could become a stabilizing piece of a starting rotation in disarray.
It was a long-awaited start for both Britton and the Orioles...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The Orioles bullpen was forced to throw 6 1/3 innings Wednesday when starter Miguel Gonzalez couldn’t get out of the third.So will a move be made this morning to bring in another reliever to fortify the bullpen?
| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:51 PM
The Orioles entered Friday night’s series opener against the Oakland A's with a 41-0 record when leading after eight innings.
Their 14-9 loss changed that, as All-Star closer Jim Johnson gave up six runs in the ninth, the most in his major league...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 9:13 PM
Orioles fans have been spoiled by just how good closer Jim Johnson has been in 2012.
He had blown two of his 32 save chances heading into Friday night.
He has been nearly as automatic as a closer can be.
But on Friday he simply didn’t have...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The Orioles’ fortunes changed dramatically over the course of 24 hours this weekend in Tampa Bay.
On Friday night, the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field was quiet — the air full of frustration — after the Orioles suffered their...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:03 PM
As Tuesday night crept toward Wednesday morning, the Orioles' bullpen became the loneliest place in Camden Yards.
Lodged in another extra-inning thriller, the O’s relievers, one by one, were called in to pitch against the Seattle Mariners, until...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 3:46 PM
The dog days of August don’t usually include three-hour, nine-minute rain delays, but a little more than 12 hours after their game against the Kansas City Royals ended early Sunday morning with a loss, the Orioles were back on the field at Camden...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Even though he didn't get the win or even a quality start Sunday, pitcher Tommy Hunter kept the Orioles in the game en route to a 5-3 win over Kansas City. He had a high pitch count early, but finished out the 5th inning — and his start — at...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:10 PM
The Orioles left Baltimore on Thursday night having completed a 7-3 homestand that finally established themselves as contenders. They have admitted in recent days that they've started scoreboard watching, even though — with 44 games left in the...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:22 PM
After one inning of baseball at Comerica Park on Sunday afternoon, the Orioles were in a five-run hole against the Detroit Tigers. But for these Orioles, it was business as usual, not an insurmountable deficit. In the bullpen, the relievers were still...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 6:42 PM
TORONTO – From the day early this spring when Orioles manager Buck Showalter decided to place Nolan Reimold in the leadoff spot, he told Reimold he didn't need him to become a different player because of his new place atop the batting order....