| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:52 PM
The sense of drama, and of the precise words to describe it, distinguishes Vin Scully from his peers.
If only we were as precise with our language as Scully is with his. He truly has no peer. For all the accolades over all the decades, he has changed...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles will host the Minnesota Twins this afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
Shortstop J.J. Hardy will lead off and Nick Markakis will start at DH. Nelson Cruz will get his first spring start in the outfield, starting in right...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:54 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- After struggling mightily with his control in an ugly one-inning start Thursday, Orioles right-hander Jair Jurrjens acknowledged that lingering flaws in his mechanics are rooted from nagging problems with his right knee.
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:53 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Orioles pitching prospect Kevin Gausman struggled early but settled in his second inning of work Thursday, striking out major leaguers Chris Parmelee and Trevor Plouffe on a pair of 96 mph fastballs in his second career spring...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:40 AM
Brian Matusz threw his ballcap into the ring for the open fifth starter spot Wednesday with a dominant outing: four innings pitched, no hits, one walk, seven strikeouts and no flyball outs.
Granted it was the Minnesota Twins without Joe Mauer (World...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 2:01 PM
The Orioles trail the Twins 5-4 after six innings in today’s homer opening at Camden Yards.
The Twins scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning on Brian Dozier's out-out single off reliever Troy Patton. Patton entered the game for starter Jake...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 3:00 AM
As a media scrum surrounded him in the Orioles clubhouse after he made his major league debut Saturday night, left-hander T.J. McFarland was told by a reporter that if he was nervous out on the mound, it didn’t show.
“Didn’t show it at...
| May 12, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis, whose mother is a breast cancer survivor, decided not to use his specially made MaxBat black bat with a pink label Sunday. Players on the Orioles and Twins used various pink apparel and equipment on Mother’s...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 9:12 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Tommy Hunter arrived in Minnesota with a chance for redemption. The Orioles right-hander had been sent to Triple-A Norfolk twice this season, but when the club needed a spot starter, Hunter was dispatched to the Midwest.
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:50 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Orioles manager Buck Showalter calls the month following the All-Star break the true dog days of summer. It’s the critical time of the baseball season when the game is a matter of survival through injuries and fatigue, the time...