| May 10, 2014
| 9:29 PM
Following a 55-minute rain delay that they probably shouldn't have had to endure Saturday night, the Orioles had new life against the Houston Astros.
Closer Tommy Hunter had just blown a one-run lead in the top of the ninth inning before a downpour...
| May 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Catcher Steve Clevenger wore an appropriate T-shirt during his postgame interview after the Orioles’ 10-inning, walk-off, 5-4 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
“Just Happy to Be Here, Hope I Can Help The Ballclub,” the...
| May 11, 2014
| 3:41 PM
On the same day first baseman Chris Davis returned from the disabled list, the club lost starting catcher Matt Wieters for at least 15 days.
It has been that kind of a start this season for the Orioles, who have not had their best players in the...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Even though Preston Guilmet has been primarily a one-inning pitcher at Triple-A Norfolk this season, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he believes the right-hander can provide the club with the long reliever it needs.
Three of Guilmet’s 13...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Steve Clevenger said he's viewing the next few weeks simply: No pressure, no fanfare.
Yes, the Mount St. Joseph graduate and former Pigtown resident is now the starting catcher for his hometown Orioles and has been called on to replace the injured...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:12 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman isn't going to show a lot of emotion and he's never going to crow about a personal achievement. That's just not the style of the easygoing Southern Californian.
But after he fell two outs short...
| May 17, 2014
| 4:00 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Tillman’s four-seam fastball was in the 87-to-91-mph range Friday night, certainly not what it can be or what it has been in the past. In some instances, it would be a cause for alarm.
But he commanded it on both...
| May 6, 2014
| 9:10 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Orioles catcher Matt Wieters is scheduled to see Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday in Pensacola, Fla., about persistent soreness in his right elbow, the club confirmed Tuesday.
Wieters started at designated hitter in Tuesday's...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Orioles bench coach John Russell stands on the top dugout step, elbows resting on the padded railing in front of him. The tanned, rugged face of an eternal boy of summer is expressionless. His calculating eyes are masked by a pair of reflector sunglasses....
| May 22, 2014
| 10:08 PM
In extra innings, every pitch becomes magnified, and after the Orioles' painful 8-7 loss to the Cleveland Indians in 13 innings, left-hander Troy Patton replayed one pitch in his mind.
Patton was one strike away from escaping a bases-loaded jam, but...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Left-hander T.J. McFarland was prepared to make his scheduled start for Triple-A Norfolk on Friday when he received a call telling him he was headed to Baltimore to give a depleted bullpen an extra arm.
McFarland arrived at Camden Yards about 90 minutes...