| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:19 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — From the first time Nelson Cruz stepped into the batter’s box at Camden Yards this season, he has heard that unmistakable sound from the home crowd — the long, steady chant of his last name.
With the success he has...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:02 PM
CLEVELAND — Bud Norris will start Monday’s game against the Chicago White Sox followed by Chris Tillman on Tuesday, but the club is still listing “to be announced” as Wednesday’s starter.
Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez said Wednesday that he felt good after his first injury rehabilitation start Tuesday night for short-season Single-A Aberdeen. He threw 4 2/3 innings, struck out three batters and gave up just one run in the first real test...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
The Orioles' trade with the Boston Red Sox on Thursday that added left-handed reliever Andrew Miller to the bullpen was received with positive reviews in the clubhouse, both for what he does on the mound and what he won't be doing anymore.
| Jul 14, 2014
By Jeff Seidel, The Sports Xchange
BALTIMORE — Chris Davis hit a two-run homer, and right-hander Kevin Gausman went the distance as the Baltimore Orioles defeated the New York Yankees 3-1 in a rain-shortened, five-inning game Sunday night.
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez, who is on the 15-day disabled list with a right ankle sprain, was tentative while throwing during his workout Sunday and therefore will need a rehab assignment.
“Still favoring it...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have passed the mid-season mark sitting on a comfortable perch — first place in the American League East with a four game lead (five in the loss column) over the Toronto Blue Jays. It's difficult to know whether to be overjoyed...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:07 AM
I was doing a radio segment on 105.7 The Fan on Thursday night when host Terry Ford asked me an interesting question.
And since we encourage recycling here at Connolly’s, I thought I’d drop it on you.
I was asked which Oriole did I think...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Clearly, the American League has been turned upside-down over the first half of the 2014 season. The AL West now features three of the five winningest teams in the league, and the AL East has not lived up to preseason expectations -- except in Baltimore,...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:34 AM
OAKLAND – A few days before the All-Star break, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said that there will be several starting pitchers available before the trade deadline who won't be as good at the team's existing six starting pitchers.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:40 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — After throwing off a mound for the first time since going on the disabled list with a sprained right ankle, Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez could pitch a minor league rehabilitation game by the middle of next week, Orioles...