| 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 10, 2013
| 9:31 AM
I had a chance to talk to former Oriole Rafael Palmeiro about Wednesday’s Hall of Fame announcement that the Baseball Writers' Association of America did not vote in anyone for the 2013 induction class.
That includes Palmeiro, who was on his third...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Kansas City Royals infielder Miguel Tejada, who spent five seasons with the Orioles, was back at Camden Yards on Tuesday for the first time as a visitor since 2008 when he was with the Houston Astros.
“I’m excited, and not just because it...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:05 PM
A 48-minute rain delay on Tuesday night might have cost the Orioles their late-inning lead, but it did nothing to their grit.
Soon after the storms over Camden Yards faded, so did a two-run seventh-inning cushion. But that only set the stage for more...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Buck Showalter doesn’t bite often on the “big win, good win” questions.
It’s a 162 game season, after all, and Showalter is a big believer in one game doesn’t mean much more than the other. But he’s also talked...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:14 PM
This season's Most Valuable Oriole, center fielder Adam Jones, placed sixth in this year's American League Most Valuable Player voting.
Jones became the Orioles' highest vote-getter in AL MVP balloting since Miguel Tejada placed fifth in 2004.
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Every offseason this happens. Sometimes it happens three, four, five times in the winter.
A reporter attaches the Orioles to a star free agent’s name. And then those of us who cover the team locally will get inundated with questions about whether...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:02 PM
On the threshold of becoming the highest-paid player in the history of the Orioles, center fielder Adam Jones stood at his locker Friday and said he isn’t thinking about a contract extension until it becomes official.
“Not the slightest [bit]...
| May 25, 2012
| 7:58 AM
As speculation – and waiting – continues on what seems to be a pending contract extension for Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, here’s an educated guess on how this will shake out.
Jones will sign an extension of five or six years in...
| May 3, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The Orioles’ 16-9 start has obviously been caused by tremendous pitching – and specifically starting pitching.
Orioles starters have thrown nine quality starts in their past 10 outings – and have a 1.65 ERA in that time. In the three-...
| May 5, 2012
| 9:42 AM
The return of former Oriole Miguel Tejada still has several steps to overcome before coming to fruition, according to Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette.
Tejada will report to the team’s spring training facility on...