| Feb 22, 2012
| 10:49 AM
SARASOTA, Fla -- The updates on Orioles left-hander Zach Britton’s recovery from left-shoulder inflammation are becoming mundane, but they are newsworthy nonetheless.
Britton is continuing his throwing progression with back-to-back throwing...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Much has been made of the fact that there are a dozen candidates for the Orioles' starting rotation, but that's only half the story.
The field of starting pitchers under consideration to be the Opening Day starter is almost as wide-open.
| Feb 24, 2012
| 2:19 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Today was the Orioles’ first full-squad workout of the season, but many position players have already reported to the Ed Smith Stadium complex.
The story of the day was Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who participated in...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis, who is recovering from offseason abdominal surgery, participated in the team's first full-squad workout Friday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, taking live outdoor batting practice as well as taking part in outfield...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 10:08 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Add Orioles pitcher Tommy Hunter to the growing list of pitchers already dealing with ailments this spring.
Hunter, who is dealing with a stiff lower back, was scratched from his scheduled Grapefruit League outing on Tuesday against the...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:46 PM
In the Orioles' spring pitching competition, right-hander Alfredo Simon is an arm without a role.
While most of the 29 pitchers in Orioles camp have a predetermined role they are competing for, Simon doesn't. He came up as a starter and made 16 starts...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Three critical cogs of the Orioles' pitching staff spent Tuesday morning on the back fields of the Ed Smith Stadium complex.
While the Orioles' travel squad was on its way to Fort Myers to play the Boston Red Sox for an afternoon game at JetBlue Park,...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 9:14 PM
The Orioles keep dismissing the spoiler angle, stressing there is no burning desire to beat contenders down the stretch.
Ultimately, in the final stanza of another disappointing season, these victory-starved Orioles simply want to win, no matter whom...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 9:03 PM
If the suddenly stumbling and bumbling Boston Red Sox fail to make the playoffs, some credit must go to the perennial basement dwellers of the American League East.
For the seventh time in nine games, the last-place Orioles inexplicably have beaten a...
| Sep 24, 2011
Last offseason, the Orioles thought they had a legitimate shot to land free agent Victor Martinez before he eschewed their offer for a four-year, $48 million contract with the Detroit Tigers.
The Orioles came a few million dollars short in December,...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 10:04 AM
The Orioles spent the final weeks of the 2011 season making life tough on the wild-card contenders in the American League, which ranks as a small consolation prize after they spent the rest of the year making life tough on themselves and their fans. So,...