| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The Orioles enter spring training coming off their best season in 17 years, and while most of the core players from last year's division title-winning team return, most national experts don't expect them to duplicate their 2014 success.
| Feb 15, 2015
| 7:09 PM
The Orioles' reputation for utilizing every bit of organizational depth to the major league club's advantage is a welcome change for a set of newcomers who came from the Boston Red Sox system, where minor league prospects move slowly and only a select few...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 1:05 PM
The good news for catcher Ryan Lavarnway is that he will not be designated for assignment for the rest of the offseason. The bad news is that he is no longer on a big league 40-man roster.
The Orioles announced Friday that Lavarnway cleared waivers...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 5:10 PM
Catcher Matt Wieters increased his throwing distance to 120 feet Monday, the next step in his recovery from Tommy John surgery last June, according to Orioles manager Buck Showalter.
“In the whole progression of step things, it's not a big day....
| Jan 10, 2015
| 11:26 AM
After the Orioles announced their signing of designated hitter-outfielder Delmon Young, executive vice president Dan Duquette texted an interesting quote.
“Delmon Young is an accomplished major league hitter who had a nice year with a lot of...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:07 PM
The Orioles made their deal with outfielder-designated hitter Delmon Young official Friday, announcing that he has been signed to a one-year contract.
Young agreed to terms on Christmas Eve, and the deal became official after the completion of a...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:49 AM
Adding another catcher to their growing list for spring training, the Orioles have finalized a minor league deal with J.P. Arencibia. He will get an invite to spring training.
The 29-year-old Arencibia was once a Top 50 prospect after being drafted by...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 12:55 PM
The Chicago Cubs' roster shuffling continued Tuesday when they claimed left-handed pitcher Mike Kickham off waivers from the San Francisco Giants and also lost two players. Kickham, 26, was 8-8 with a 4.43 ERA for Triple-A Fresno in 2014. The 6-foot-4...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:03 PM
The Orioles have claimed catcher Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Chicago Cubs, the club announced Tuesday.
While shopping the waiver wire this offseason, the Orioles have had significant interest in Lavarnway, placing at least one other claim on the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 5:58 AM
The hot stove likely will be set on simmer and put on the back burner after today for the holidays. The industry usually goes quiet in the week between Christmas and New Year's Day.
That doesn't mean the Orioles won't continue to survey their options on...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Jason Motte and his scruffy beard will be coming out of the Cubs’ bullpen next year after the former Cardinals’ closer agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million deal.
And David Ross and his scruffy beard will be reunited with Jon Lester after...