| Dec 20, 2014
| 11:54 AM
One of the more intriguing aspects of the Orioles hiring former Texas Rangers hitting coordinator Scott Coolbaugh as their new hitting coach is that he already has a relationship with slugger Chris Davis.
It’s pretty much a given that the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 6:36 PM
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1. Bethlehem's Steve Meilinger played for...
| 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 16, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis still has to sit out Opening Day next season for unauthorized use of Adderall, but he will be allowed to use the ADHD medication legally next season.
Chris Davis still will miss Opening Day next season while...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The Orioles' search for a new hitting coach appears to be coming to a close, but manager Buck Showalter is expected to talk to one more candidate before a decision is made.
According to an industry source, the Orioles have scheduled an interview with...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:29 AM
The Padres have had discussions about trading for San Diego native Cole Hamels with new outfielder Wil Myers as potential bait, according to a baseball source.
The Padres have been baseball's busiest team since the Winter Meetings ended in San Diego...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 2:24 PM
This new Dodgers brain trust seemingly has a place for anyone, regardless of past indiscretions. That Andrew Friedman, he’s a forgiving guy.
While with the Tampa Bay Rays, he once traded for reliever Josh Lueke, who had been accused of rape and...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 3:11 PM
Not one to show emotion, Orioles general manager Hank Peters whooped it up one mid-October day in 1983. That afternoon, Baltimore clinched the World Series with a 5-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. That evening, Peters learned that his first...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 9:25 AM
With the trading of Marlon Byrd, Jimmy Rollins and Antonio Bastardo, the Phillies have shown they are committed to rebuilding and starting a youth movement in Philadelphia.
Although, with the shape of their roster, the contracts they've handed out and...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters will have his high school baseball jersey retired Monday night in a ceremony at Stratford High School in Goose Creek, S.C.
Wieters is one of two major leaguers who will have his jersey retired during a 7 p.m. ceremony, along...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:19 PM
The Orioles will get their first glimpse of a few newcomers to the organization, including Rule 5 selections Jason Garcia and Logan Verrett, during next week’s minicamp in Sarasota, Fla.
Among the pitchers scheduled to attend the minicamp, which...