| Apr 8, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter talks a lot about "passing the baton," but he usually is referring to hitters having the patience to take a walk and trust the next guy in the lineup to keep a rally going.
Apparently, it also applies to the starting...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 9:02 AM
It has been a busy weekend already, but the Orioles made a couple more roster moves on Sunday morning, optioning outfielder Xavier Avery to Triple-A Norfolk to finish making room for the arrival of newly acquired DH Jim Thome and the recall of...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:30 PM
NEW YORK -- If the Orioles advance to the American League Championship Series, their starting pitching options for the first two games in Detroit would hinge on how they use their staff tonight.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said "all hands are on...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Like the Yankees, the Orioles postgame train ride to New York following Monday’s win was aborted 30 minutes into the trip. The Orioles took buses to New York and arrived after sunrise Tuesday morning.
The Yankees’ train back to New York...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 5:30 PM
In what has been an unconventional season for the Orioles, the club offered another unique wrinkle on Wednesday afternoon.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter sent two pitchers to the news conference held for the next game’s starter. Obviously, only one...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Without making a trade or claiming someone on the waiver wire, the Orioles have attempted to address their corner infield hole by calling up uber-prospect Manny Machado to play third base.
But that doesn’t mean executive vice president Dan Duquette...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Orioles rookie Manny Machado hit his first career home run in his second major league game, blasting a solo homer to left in the fifth inning Friday night.
One inning later, he hit another.
In doing so, the 20-year-old Machado became the youngest Oriole...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Heralded rookie Manny Machado made his second straight start at third base on Friday, an indication that the 20-year-old might play third base on a regular basis.
Initially, the Orioles’ plan was to give Machado most of his starts against left-...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The last time the Orioles had an announcement like Wednesday night’s, it was late May 2009, when then-club president Andy MacPhail took to the airwaves to announce that Matt Wieters would be coming up to play that Friday, May 29.
This one is close....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:56 PM
Following Wednesday's sweep-clinching win over the Mariners -- a win that put the Orioles in a three-way tie for the AL wild-card lead -- the O's made a late night move that further proved they're trying to win this season.
The club announced it is...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 6:03 PM
BOSTON -- Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel threw a brief side session from halfway up the mound before Friday’s series opener against the Boston Red Sox, the first time he threw downward since coming out of his Sept. 11 start with pain in his...