| Mar 31, 2013
| 8:56 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Because of the surplus of minor league outfield depth the Orioles have, outfielders Xavier Avery and Lew Ford will open the season at Double-A Bowie, executive vice president Dan Duquette said Sunday.
Ford, 36, had a strong...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 11:33 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Orioles designated hitter Wilson Betemit underwent successful exploratory arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Wednesday. The procedure isn’t expected to extend Betemit’s initial recovery time of six to eight weeks...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:16 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- As the visiting clubhouse at Tropicana Field cleared out and the Orioles packed up for their flight back home to Baltimore, second baseman Brian Roberts slowly limped to his locker, visibly downtrodden.
Roberts had just been...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 11:23 AM
The Orioles have listed their probables for the Boston series and Miguel Gonzalez is not on the list. We’ll ask Buck Showalter after the game today as to why he is skipping Gonzalez – or pushing him back to the Yankees series.
| Apr 7, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez probably delivered the sharpest outing during the first spin through the Orioles starting rotation, but he will not pitch in the three-game series against the Red Sox at Fenway Park. His regular turn would have come Tuesday,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Last night, I wrote that Triple-A Norfolk outfielder Chris Dickerson would join the Orioles in Boston today.
The tweet that Dickerson sent from his personal Twitter account (@CDickerson_PFTP) would also indicate we will see him at Fenway Park tonight....
| Apr 23, 2013
| 11:40 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 3:07 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — A week ago, Manny Machado was about to head onto the field from the dugout at Camden Yards when someone yelled out to him, "Hey Manny."
It's not an unusual occurrence these days for the young third baseman, who is increasingly...
| May 4, 2013
| 4:30 AM
ANAHEIM, Calif. – It’s far too early to suggest that Orioles first baseman Chris Davis could miss significant time with the right knee injury he suffered while running out a ground ball on Friday night, but Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| May 5, 2013
| 12:28 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Orioles left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada's recovery from Tommy John surgery is expected to take a significant step forward next week.
Wada is slated to make one more start in extended spring training on Friday and after that he will likely...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Orioles will face a tough decision on right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, whose next start hinges on whether the blister on his right thumb heals in time for him to pitch Saturday.
Gonzalez was originally scheduled to make his next start on Thursday,...