| 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
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 25, 2013
| 4:24 AM
In talking to Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette on Thursday, I asked whether he had made any progress on the club’s pending free agents,a group that includes pitchers Scott Feldman and Jason Hammel, infielder Brian Roberts and outfielder...
| 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...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Next week will be a busy one at The Warehouse as the Orioles intensify their search for a new pitching coach.
As we reported over the past few days, Rick Adair -- who took a personal leave of absence in August -- will not return as pitching coach in...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Scott Feldman has been pretty solid as an Oriole.
Heading into Friday, he was 4-4 with a 4.18 ERA in 10 starts. He came as advertised. He doesn’t do anything fancy or overpowering, but usually keeps his team in games.
Five of his first 10...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Orioles right-hander Scott Feldman strolled to the mound for the ninth inning Friday night with 101 pitches under his belt and a relatively short leash as he saw two relievers warming up in the home bullpen.
The 30-year-old pitcher didn't waste any...