| 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
| 9:03 AM
The Orioles haven’t yet appeared on the Harbor Park Field yet for their game against their Triple-A affiliate Norfolk Tides.
The Tides are in the outfield stretching. Game starts at 3:05 p.m.
A couple, quick notes and observations before we get...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 6:51 PM
As the year comes to a close, it seems appropriate to look back on the most lasting Orioles memories of 2011.
It’s no easy task, as there plenty of things that stood out in the past 12 months, and there are many ways to go about this. But I’m...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In the next month or so there will be plenty of books and magazines coming out with projections for the 2012 season.
I like looking at them – not because they are accurate; many times they aren’t – but because it gives me an idea of how...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Here's the autograph schedule for this year's Orioles FanFest, which will take place on Jan. 21 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Autograph session vouchers will go on sale Saturday morning at 10 on Orioles.com.
All but one autograph station at FanFest...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette peers out his B&O Warehouse office window, which has to have one of the best views in baseball — down into the right-field flag court of Camden Yards and the seating bowl.
| Jan 11, 2012
| 6:30 PM
Because of lingering symptoms of a concussion suffered 16 months ago, Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts most likely will be skipping next weekend’s FanFest at the Baltimore Convention Center.
A club source said it was “highly doubtful&...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-MLS Draft, 11 a.m. (ESPN2)
Men's College Basketball-James Madison at Virginia Commonwealth, 5 p.m. (ESPNU); Clemson at Boston College, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Wisconsin at Purdue, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); George Mason at Drexel, 7 p.m. (ESPNU);...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 11:02 AM
The threat of lightning brought a public address directive to leave the ever-dampening seating bowl, and we had all taken refuge in the concourses of Oriole Park to wait out the rain delay. Red Sox fans were ubiquitous, each wearing some form of team...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 6:34 PM
After throwing seven shutout innings Friday in the Orioles' 4-2, Opening Day win over the Minnesota Twins, right-hander Jake Arrieta wasn't proclaiming himself as the club's ace going forward.
"I don't know if I would necessarily say I am the No. 1 guy...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 5:27 PM
While Tommy Hunter has continued the string of scoreless innings by Orioles starters, Twins starter Francisco Liriano was not able to build on his impressive first inning. He was scored upon in each of the next three, creating the interesting four-...