| Jun 27, 2014
Russ Canzler woke up for four consecutive days earlier this month filled with anxiety and uncertainty. The Hazleton area resident was released June 19 by the New York Yankees, and his phone wasn’t ringing much. “I’m married and have...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:00 AM
We’ve been telling you for the last year that the Orioles clubhouse is pretty loose. Here was another example of that, courtesy of newcomer Russ Canzler’s big day on Wednesday against a Team Spain club made up of minor leaguers and independent...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 2:13 PM
This will be one of the more interesting spring training games of the year. The Orioles throw top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman tonight against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, Fla.
Unfortunately, it’s not a fully...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada, a former Japanese All Star who signed a two-year deal with the Orioles last offseason but didn’t pitch because of an elbow injury, threw off a full mound again Saturday.
And manager Buck Showalter was there to watch the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:13 AM
The Orioles play in Bradenton again this afternoon against the Pittsburgh Pirates – that’s the 723rd game between the two teams this spring (I’m only slightly exaggerating).
Here’s the Orioles' lineup: Alexi Casilla 6, Lew Ford...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 5:28 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Chris Dickerson's revelation occurred while playing in the minor leagues, when the outfielder noticed how often his Triple-A teammates used plastic water bottles and — without a thought — tossed them in the trash....
| Mar 25, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The Orioles made two outfield roster cuts before Monday’s game, optioning Russ Canzler to Triple-A Norfolk and reassigning Jason Pridie to minor league camp.
The moves trim the Orioles spring training roster to 38 players, including 10 non-...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman went five innings and allowed one unearned run in his final spring start Friday, a 6-1 exhibition win over the State College of Florida.
Tillman, who was placed on the disabled list with abdominal soreness, said he...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 7:59 PM
It's official: Kyle Crockett has signed with the Cleveland Indians.
Crockett, the University of Virginia's first-team All-ACC relief pitcher from Poquoson, now will head to the minor leagues.
The fourth-round pick signed for a reported assigned slotted...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Good morning from Sarasota; apparently, I escaped the Mid-Atlantic just in time.
Although, in case you were wondering, it is only 60 degrees here this morning. I guess that doesn’t make things better when you have a snow shovel in your hand. I&...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The Orioles took a break from their exhibition schedule to play a true exhibition game – one in which the stats don’t count in Grapefruit League action – against Spain's World Baseball Classic team on Wednesday afternoon.