| Jul 29, 2010
| 4:19 PM
Miguel Tejada has been has been traded to the San Diego Padres.
The O's will receive 24-year-old right-hander Wynn Pelzer. Pelzer was 6-9 with a 4.20 ERA in 22 games (18 starts) for San Antonio, the Padres' Double-A affiliate. A ninth round pick in 2007,...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 1:53 PM
The two newest Padres, Ryan Ludwick and Miguel Tejada, have settled in nicely with their new team.
When asked for an interview, the first thing Tejada did was put on his gray T-shirt with the word "Believe" written across the chest
"When I got here, the...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 2:31 PM
Federal authorities indicted pitcher Roger Clemens on charges of making false statements to Congress about his use of performance-enhancing drugs.
The announcement, made Thursday, comes two years after the former New York Yankees star denied...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 3:40 PM
When the 2011 American League All-Star team is revealed Sunday afternoon, the Orioles expect one trend to continue.
Even with perhaps more worthy All-Star candidates than in the past, a group that includes shortstop J.J. Hardy, center fielder Adam...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 2:42 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter and acting bench coach John Russell wanted to deliver the news to Matt Wieters, but there was the small matter of finding the young catcher on a day the players didn't have to report until much later. Their search took all...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Magglio Ordonez delivered a two-out, two-run single in the seventh and Ryan Raburn made a game-saving catch a half-inning later, as the Detroit Tigers downed the San Francisco Giants, 6-3, in comeback fashion to avoid a sweep in the finale of a three-game...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Ah, the Home Run Derby. It’s hard for me to think of many American traditions that top watching baseball’s best sluggers (cameos made by Vernon Wells in 2010 and Brandon Inge the year before) while listening to Chris Berman shriek NFL...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 2:48 PM
This wasn't supposed to be the year the Orioles returned to the playoffs. It wasn't even sold as a decent facsimile of the seminal "Why Not?" 1989 season.
No, it was marketed as a year of tangible steps forward, when the respected, wily manager would...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:59 PM
What's certain is that Orioles right-hander Alfredo Simon is scheduled to start against the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night before heading to his native Dominican Republic on Sunday. What's uncertain is what comes next for Simon.
The team hopes...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:28 PM
When executive vice president Dan Duquette began assembling the 2012 Orioles, he kept in mind one of manager Buck Showalter's requests.
If possible, Showalter did not want to be saddled with a strict designated hitter this season like he was in 2011 when...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 2:37 PM
The Orioles finalized their 25-man roster this afternoon for Friday’s Opening Day, and there was one mild surprise: veteran sidearmer Darren O’Day made the club over lefty reliever Zach Phillips.
Phillips, who had a minor league option...