| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:33 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson stood by his locker and explained what has become a familiar scene at the end of games.
For his second straight outing, Johnson – the majors' saves leader with 39 – couldn't preserve a one-run ninth-inning lead....
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:05 PM
After throwing 2 1/3 scoreless innings this weekend, right-hander Josh Stinson was optioned back to Triple-A Norfolk following Sunday’s game. Stinson knew his stint in Baltimore might be short, but said he wanted to make an impression on Showalter...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:04 PM
After lasting just 2 1/3 innings Wednesday in his first big league start since July, lefty Zach Britton's next appearance seemed tenuous.
It's now expected to happen within the next week — for the short-season Single-A Aberdeen IronBirds....
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:58 PM
The Orioles sold out their final game of the 2013 season Sunday with an announced crowd of 44,230 at Camden Yards. That's their seventh sellout of the season.
That pushed the 81-game season total to 2,357,101, which is the highest for a year since 2005,...
| May 1, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Former second baseman Roberto Alomar isn’t positive that 1996 was his greatest season as a big leaguer, but he knows that first year as an Oriole had to be among the highlights of his Hall of Fame career.
“Numbers-wise, I can maybe say yes,...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The Orioles don’t have a top 5 pick in this year’s amateur draft, which begins Thursday night.
But there could be a player with distant ties to the organization getting selected that early.
Colin Moran, a third baseman from the...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Leading off the second inning, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis sent Yankees starter Hideki Kuroda’s 2-1 pitch into the left field seats for his major league-leading 31st home run this season.
Davis broke former Orioles outfielder Brady Anderson&...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:41 PM
CHICAGO — Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold, activated off the disabled list before Tuesday's game against the Chicago White Sox, was immediately in the starting lineup, playing left field and batting eighth.
Reimold has been limited to 32...
| Jan 11, 2013
A lot of people view Pete Rose these days with a mixture of anger and pity. Anger that his long-ago sin of betting on baseball games still keeps the sport's all-time hit king out of the Hall of Fame, and pity at the sad caricature they think he's become....
| Oct 6, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Against anyone else, it would have seemed preposterous when the 12-year-old boy's hand reached into the field of play to change the course of the Orioles' 1996 playoff run.
Against the New York Yankees? Jeffrey Maier was just another chapter in a long...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Chris Davis homered in the fourth inning – a two-run shot that was his fourth in his past three games.
It also was his 30th of the season – something he has never done as a big leaguer, although he reached the milestone in the minors before....