| Jul 5, 2012
| 11:42 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Orioles, searching for five able arms to keep their season afloat, had already sent two members of their Opening Day starting rotation down to the minors.
Early Friday morning, the Orioles sent down a third. Right-hander Jake...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Bags were packed and travel plans had been arranged. The only thing between the Orioles and the All-Star break was their series finale against the Angels in Anaheim on Sunday.
And on a sunny Southern California afternoon, the Orioles played like they...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:49 PM
The night was staged for Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen to take the spotlight. And with more than 1 million viewers in his native Taiwan watching his big league debut half a world away at 7 a.m. there, Chen nearly pitched well enough to earn his first...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:03 PM
The feel-good start to this Orioles’ season may have officially come to an end Wednesday, with one swing that catapulted the New York Yankees to a three-game sweep and pushed the Orioles back to .500.
A see-saw contest was put out of reach in the...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 9:07 PM
From catcher Matt Wieters' perspective, Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel was bringing his best stuff in his first start after the All-Star break Friday night.
“Probably the best he's thrown since early in the year,” Wieters said about...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 7:37 PM
The Orioles got both good and bad news from a MRI taken Saturday on pitcher Jason Hammel's painful right knee, which forced him out of Friday's game in the fourth inning.
There is no new damage, but loose-body cartilage has floated in a knee joint...
| 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...
| 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....