| Mar 8, 2015
| 1:13 PM
Ubaldo Jimenez got mixed results in his second start of the exhibition season, giving up one run and walking three in the Orioles’ 2-1 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Sunday at Hammond Stadium.
Jimenez struck out four of five batters in one span...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:11 PM
Kevin Gausman’s first spring training start went by nearly as quickly as one of the Orioles right-hander’s mid-90s fastballs: If you blinked, you might have missed it.
Gausman’s brief Grapefruit League debut — he threw a...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 2:47 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter tried to find some positives after Tuesday's 15-2 loss to the Detroit Tigers to begin the Grapefruit League season.
But there weren't many highlights.
The Orioles were battered for three home runs and were held scoreless...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:44 PM
If the Orioles’ 15-2 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday afternoon served any purpose, it was to be an abrupt reminder that the rebuilding of right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez won’t happen overnight.
After nearly two weeks of workouts on the...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:23 AM
The Orioles open their Grapefruit League schedule today with 1:05 p.m. exhibition against the Detroit Tigers at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Fla.
As manager Buck Showalter indicated, most starters won’t make the trip and instead work out...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Not only did pitching prospect Hunter Harvey retire four of the five batters he faced in Sunday's intrasquad game, but his fastball also showed impressive velocity in his first time facing hitters in a game situation since last July.
Pitching in an...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 1:02 PM
Before his departure for the Atlanta Braves, Nick Markakis was one of the Orioles' most respected players because of the way he let his play on the field speak for him.
Usually quiet and reserved, Markakis — who signed a four-year contract with...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 3:39 PM
The last time Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was here in Sarasota, it seemed like he was as far away from the postseason spotlight as he could be.
Davis was playing in front of sparse crowds in instructional league games while serving a 25-game...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:41 PM
There’s no such thing as too much pitching depth.
But having six viable major league starters becomes problematic when you take a look at the Orioles’ strange array of scheduled days off and realize that the club may only need to use a fifth...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez hopes that he can carry over the success he saw late last season after making a few subtle mechanical adjustments to his delivery when he was sent to the bullpen.
Jimenez drew praise from manager Buck Showalter for his...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 6:55 AM
Orioles Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia realizes he needs to make an early impression on the organization. So when the 22-year-old threw his first spring training bullpen session Saturday, he didn’t hold back.
“It’s tough but for me, it&...