| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:48 PM
The Orioles lost a close game to the A’s on Friday -- and also lost another player to injury.
While taking batting practice Friday before the game, reserve infielder/DH Wilson Betemit, who was in line for more playing time with Nick Markakis lost...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 4:44 AM
When the injury to switch-hitter Wilson Betemit left the Orioles lighter from the left side of the plate, manager Buck Showalter told reporters at one of his pre-game news conferences last week not to discount the possibility that Endy Chavezmight fill...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:08 PM
Orioles designated hitter Jim Thome, who has been on the disabled list since July 31 with a herniated disk in his neck, took five to six at-bats in a simulated game in Sarasota, Fla., on Monday and experienced no pain, setting the stage for him to...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:02 PM
Orioles left-hander Randy Wolf has been shelved with left elbow discomfort, manager Buck Showalter said Monday.
The 36-year-old Wolf, signed Aug. 31, is scheduled to have an MRI performed on the elbow Tuesday morning. An anti-inflammatory injection could...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Outfielder L.J. Hoes is expected to be announced Tuesday as this year's winner of the Brooks Robinson Award for the best season by an Orioles minor league hitter.
He won't be winning it alone, though, not in his mind anyway.
"I really played this...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:00 AM
When things are going bad – as they no doubt are with the Orioles – everyone thinks he has the solution.
And recently, slumping shortstopJ.J. Hardy – and whether he should be bumped from the No. 2 spot in the order -- is a popular topic...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:50 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Orioles manager Buck Showalter calls the month following the All-Star break the true dog days of summer. It’s the critical time of the baseball season when the game is a matter of survival through injuries and fatigue, the time...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 7:09 PM
CLEVELAND – After getting another quality outing from a starting pitcher — for the fifth consecutive game — the Orioles turned Sunday’s game over to their shutdown bullpen.
And for one of the few times this season, the Orioles had...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:18 PM
With roughly a week left before Tuesday’s 4 p.m. trade deadline, the Orioles are continuing to search for improvements.
And it is becoming increasingly clear that adding a corner infield bat with the ability to get on base at a high clip is a major...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, we'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday.
** The Ravens will officially open training camp Thursday with fewer uncertainties...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Before Thursday's game, Orioles manager Buck Showalter mentioned how quickly an illness like the one right-hander Miguel Gonzalez is suffering from can spread around the clubhouse.
But when Chris Davis and J.J. Hardy both used the word "contagious" after...