| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:43 AM
The Orioles reportedly have lost one of their biggest offseason targets as pitcher Scott Feldman has signed a three-year, $30 million deal with the Houston Astros, according to an industry source.
Feldman, 30, started 15 games last season with the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:44 PM
While the Orioles' trade of closer Jim Johnson late Monday night immediately offered more questions than answers about the club's direction this offseason, executive vice president Dan Duquette insisted Tuesday that the deal can't truly be evaluated for...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Jim Johnson is not in an Orioles uniform anymore because, as executive vice president Dan Duquette explains it, the club needed to better allocate its financial resources throughout the 25-man roster.
In other words, paying roughly one-tenth of the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Mark Trumbo may be the most valuable trade chip the Angels have to play in their pursuit of starting pitching, but heading into next week's winter meetings in Orlando, Fla., that chip remains firmly in General Manager Jerry Dipoto's pocket, where it...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:16 PM
The most prominent survivor of a purge that cost manager Dale Sveum and five of his coaches their jobs, Chris Bosio is back as Cubs' pitching coach under new manager Rick Renteria.
It wasn't a real surprise that the Cubs opted for continuity in that...
| Nov 22, 2013
ANAHEIM, Calif. As the Angels plow through the winter looking for starting pitching, one of their primary targets is now off the board.
Free agent Jason Vargas walked away from the Angels on Thursday, accepting a four-year, $32 million deal from the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Today marks the first day that Major League Baseball’s free agents can sign with any club. In the previous period between today and the end of the World Series, players could only sign with their most recent clubs.
Orioles executive vice president...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The Orioles made several roster management moves Monday, including officially declining the $3 million option for 2014 in infielder Alexi Casilla's contract, buying it out for $200,000.
The 29-year-old infielder, who batted .214 in 62 games for the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:25 AM
With the last out of the World Series on Wednesday night, baseball's frenzied free agent period started. Well, at least technically.
There's no longer a free agency filing period. So all players who are eligible — they must have, in most cases,...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:43 PM
The Orioles probably couldn’t have gone terribly wrong with any of the four external candidates they interviewed for the pitching coach position before settling on Atlanta Braves minor league pitching coordinator Dave Wallace, but their choice...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:29 PM
There's always some impatience by baseball fans shortly after the regular season ends and before free agency really gets going.
And the Orioles' brass has been doing things -- most specifically, interviewing candidates for the club’s vacant...