| May 23, 2013
| 9:19 PM
TORONTO — Right-hander Jake Arrieta, who hasn't pitched in 16 days, was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk before Thursday's game to make space on the 25-man roster for starter Kevin Gausman.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said the team was deciding...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:02 PM
HOUSTON -- Lots of little things from today’s pre-game scrum with Buck Showalter:
Right fielder Nick Markakis’ paternal grandmother passed away Sunday. Markakis drove to Long Island after the Orioles’ game and she was pronounced dead...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:19 PM
HOUSTON -- An ESPN report Tuesday that roughly 20 major league players will be suspended for their involvement with performance-enhancing drugs as part of the Miami-based Biogenesis clinic scandal has been met with caution by Orioles officials.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Outfielder Nolan Reimold (hamstring) was scheduled to bat third as the designated hitter at Double-A Bowie on Friday, but the Baysox's contest was rained out. They will play a doubleheader Saturday against Harrisburg.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:38 PM
In need of an extra bullpen arm, the Orioles recalled right-hander Jair Jurrjens from Triple-A Norfolk before Saturday's game against the New York Yankees and designated first baseman Travis Ishikawa for assignment.
“I just felt like we needed some...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:15 PM
With the Orioles entering July in second place in the American League East and tied with the Oakland A's for the top Wild Card spot, it's natural to look ahead to the end of the month and baseball's non-waiver trade deadline.
The Orioles are, without...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Chris Davis’ strategy for next week’s Home Run Derby is simple.
“Swing hard, and hit it far,” the first baseman said Tuesday before the Orioles hosted the Texas Rangers.
Davis was selected to the American League's Derby team...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Infielder Wilson Betemit (knee) will begin a rehab assignment in the Gulf Coast League on Tuesday, manager Buck Showalter said before Thursday’s game between the Orioles and Astros. He hasn’t played since suffering a Grade 2/3 tear of his...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:26 PM
At 3 p.m. Wednesday, Steve Pearce was in Frederick preparing to take batting practice for his third rehabilitation game with the High-A Keys. By 7 p.m., Pearce was at Camden Yards, batting ninth as the Orioles’ designated hitter in an 11-0 loss to...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:30 PM
The Orioles traded for two starting pitchers in July, lost another starter to the disabled list and face five days off in the next three weeks.
Scheduling the rotation will be a challenge, and Orioles manager Buck Showalter and pitching coach Rick...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:36 PM
After sending Steve Johnson to Triple-A on Saturday night so he could build up his innings in the Tides’ rotation, the Orioles still had an open roster spot with Brian Roberts on the three-day paternity list.
So they recalled infielder Danny...