| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:43 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Trayvon Robinson suited up for the first time as an Oriole on Saturday and took part in the first official full-squad workout, but the outfielder had hoped to be in camp a lot earlier after being acquired in the November deal that...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Wednesday will mark the first of two consecutive days of Orioles intrasquad games leading up to Saturday’s Grapefruit League opener against the Minnesota Twins at Ed Smith Stadium.
The Orioles will play a pair of three-inning intrasquad games...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:32 AM
You try not to make too much of the first intrasquad games of the season, because they’re just the first time we’re seeing anything remotely close to game action.
Pitchers were held to pitch counts of about 10-15 pitches, so they'd stay...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:34 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles played on the Ed Smith Stadium main field for the first time this spring on Thursday afternoon, making it the site for their second straight day of intrasquad games.
Much like the back-to-back intrasquad games on Wednesday,...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 1:25 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — As the Orioles open their Grapefruit League schedule Saturday with a home game against the Minnesota Twins at Ed Smith Stadium, hitters will take varying approaches at the plate.
Some will take more pitches than usual to get a...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 1:33 PM
The Orioles rallied for two runs in the eighth inning for their second straight comeback victory -- a 5-4 win over the Blue Jays on Sunday at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.
With the score tied at 3, Trayvon Robinson and Jason Pridie led off the inning...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 2:57 PM
In their unexpected run to the playoffs last season, the Orioles were historically good in one-run games, winning more than 76 percent of them. Their bullpen was among the best in the majors -- and among the best in franchise history -- as relievers...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:03 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold was removed from Friday’s Grapefruit League game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after just two innings with soreness in his right, throwing shoulder.
Reimold’s early exit was odd,...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 7:23 AM
SARASOTA, Fla -- Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen will make his first Grapefruit League start today against the Tampa Bay Rays down in Port Charlotte.
Expect Chen to go two innings, unless his pitch count gets too high.
Left-hander Brian Matusz, who...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Shortstop Yunel Escobar and second baseman Ryan Roberts hit back-to-back home runs off Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz in the fourth inning on Saturday as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Orioles, 4-1, at Charlotte Sports Park.
Those were the only hits...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 2:13 PM
This will be one of the more interesting spring training games of the year. The Orioles throw top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman tonight against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, Fla.
Unfortunately, it’s not a fully...