| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Last season, the bullpen was one of the Orioles' season-long strengths, and while the club’s corps of relievers returns intact in 2013, executive vice president Dan Duquette said he’s open to adding another bullpen arm this offseason.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:19 PM
The Orioles have released the autograph session schedule for FanFest on Jan. 19 at the Baltimore Convention Center.
Autograph session vouchers go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. on the team's website. Each station will be limited to 250 vouchers and each...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez hasn’t made a formal decision on whether he is going to pitch for Mexico in March’s World Baseball Classic. The sense is Gonzalez may decide to stay in spring training with the Orioles, considering he...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, whose Cinderella 2012 season ended with an invitation to pitch for Mexico in the World Baseball Classic, has decided he won’t participate in the March tournament.
Gonzalez, 28, rose from being a minor league...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Orioles right-handed reliever Pedro Strop, who will pitch for the Dominican Republic in this spring’s World Baseball Classic, said choosing to participate in the WBC was an easy decision.
While Orioles teammates Jim Johnson (United States) and...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Buck Showalter knows it's a good problem to have.
Biding time alone in his clubhouse office the past two months, the Orioles manager would look at the board wall that lists every player in the organization. In building for 2013 — and building...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Orioles infield prospect Jonathan Schoop said Saturday that he plans to play for the Netherlands in this spring’s World Baseball Classic.
Schoop is listed on the Netherlands’ provisional roster that came out this week, but he said was...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:23 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles manager Buck Showalter made it clear Tuesday that top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman are part of the club’s major league plans by late 2013.
Meeting with the media on the day pitchers and catchers...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 4:41 AM
This year’s World Baseball Classic will throw a wrench into spring preparations at every camp in the majors.
The Orioles will be without six players – center fielder Adam Jones (USA), right-hander Pedro Strop (Dominican Republic), right-...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 11:22 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The rain is currently falling here at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, but the Orioles were able to complete their second workout for pitchers and catchers before the skies opened.
The Orioles continued with pitchers fielding practice...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:32 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles reliever Luis Ayala, who is listed on Mexico’s provisional roster for next month’s World Baseball Classic, said Thursday that he has yet to decide whether he will pitch in the event.
The 35-year-old right-...