| Aug 16, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Despite Jim Johnson's second stretch of three consecutive blown saves this season, Orioles manager Buck Showalter reiterated his confidence in the closer on Friday afternoon.
“I think we have a lot of options, and he’s one of them,”...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:13 PM
While many Orioles haven't had the chance to look through the outline of the proposed instant replay installation released by Major League Baseball on Thursday, some still feel the much-talked-about subject will ultimately be a positive for the game....
| Aug 17, 2013
| 2:54 PM
The Orioles recalled right-hander Josh Stinson from Triple-A Norfolk on Saturday to take outfielder Henry Urrutia’s roster spot following the team’s 6-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies.
Stinson’s presence gives the Orioles a long, right-...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Facing a remaining schedule full of teams in the American League playoff race, the Orioles had the opportunity to win the series against the Colorado Rockies on Sunday afternoon before entering the final phase of the season.
And the Orioles delivered,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:13 AM
The Cubs’ 2013 season has been over for months --- since last year, actually --- so it would seem there’s nothing to see here.
Unless you view this as part of the 2015 spring training, long rumored to be the year the Cubs finally stop...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Right-hander Jason Hammel took the first major step toward returning to the Orioles in September, throwing from a mound Friday for the first time in nearly four weeks and feeling no discomfort in his right forearm.
“It went real well, 44 pitches...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
With three more longballs in a 10-3 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday afternoon, the Orioles continued to pad their major league-leading home run mark.
But in its attempt to make a second consecutive postseason, this Orioles’ offense...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:44 PM
In an 11th-hour move aimed at bolstering their lineup for the stretch run, the Orioles acquired power-hitting outfielder Michael Morse from the Seattle Mariners on Friday afternoon in exchange for minor league outfielder Xavier Avery.
Morse adds a much...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel will make his second minor league rehabilitation start Tuesday for short-season Class-A Aberdeen.
He is scheduled to throw between 60 and 65 pitches or go five innings, whichever comes first, Orioles manager Buck...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Throughout the many obstacles of a long baseball season, the Orioles clubhouse is usually flowing with optimism, even during the toughest moments.
But following a deflating 2-0 loss to the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on Saturday afternoon,...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Orioles head into this afternoon’s series finale at Yankee Stadium 8½ games back of AL East-leading Boston, the largest deficit they’ve faced all season.
It doesn’t seem that long ago when the Orioles won the first four games after...