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  • Some pregame Orioles notes as Bundy and Gausman prepare to face Boston

    Some pregame Orioles notes as Bundy and Gausman prepare to face Boston
    This will be one of the more interesting spring training games of the year. The Orioles throw top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman tonight against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, Fla. Unfortunately, it’s not a fully...
  • Tsuyoshi Wada impresses Buck Showalter in Saturday side session

    Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada, a former Japanese All Star who signed a two-year deal with the Orioles last offseason but didn’t pitch because of an elbow injury, threw off a full mound again Saturday. And manager Buck Showalter was there to watch the...
  • Ryan Flaherty staking claim for Orioles roster spot

    Ryan Flaherty staking claim for Orioles roster spot
    There aren't a whole lot of roster questions revolving around the Orioles' 25-man roster, but one of the more intriguing ones is whether Ryan Flaherty will go north for the second consecutive year. Flaherty, an infielder/outfielder who was selected from...
  • Adam Jones powers U.S. to 9-4 win over Canada in World Baseball Classic

    Adam Jones powers U.S. to 9-4 win over Canada in World Baseball Classic
    Adam Jones drove in three runs – including a go-ahead two-run double in the eighth inning – as the U.S. beat Canada, 9-4, Sunday to advance to the World Baseball Classic’s second round. The U.S. was trailing 3-2 and five outs from...
  • Orioles news and notes on intrasquad, Tillman and Reimold

    Orioles news and notes on intrasquad, Tillman and Reimold
    Orioles manager Buck Showalter has been monitoring the weather this morning and hopes to still play today’s scheduled intrasquad game. The game was scheduled to be played this morning at 10:30, but has been moved back to 11:45 a.m. Jason Hammel,...
  • Right-hander Jair Jurrjens says he was 'more powerful' in intrasquad outing

    Right-hander Jair Jurrjens says he was 'more powerful' in intrasquad outing
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- It was nowhere near the same atmosphere as a Grapefruit League game, but Orioles right-hander Jair Jurrjens said his three-inning outing in Tuesday’s intrasquad game was another step forward in returning to his past form. Of the...
  • Adam Jones drives in another run in U.S. win over Puerto Rico at World Baseball Classic

    Adam Jones delivered again at the World Baseball Classic, driving home a run in the seventh inning of the U.S. team's 7-1 win over Puerto Rico in Miami on Tuesday night. Jones' single up the middle against former Orioles lefty J.C. Romero stretched...
  • Nick Markakis starting return, confident he will get necessary at-bats

    Nick Markakis starting return, confident he will get necessary at-bats
    Having been cleared to resume baseball activities Thursday, Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis said he's confident he will have enough time -- and at-bats -- to be ready for the regular season. Markakis hasn’t played since March 1, when he was...
  • Jonathan Schoop leads Orioles to 6-3 win over Tampa Bay Rays

    Jonathan Schoop leads Orioles to 6-3 win over Tampa Bay Rays
    The Orioles' top position prospect, Jonathan Schoop, had been away for most of the spring while representing the Netherlands in the World Baseball Classic. He finally returned Wednesday and, on Friday, he led the Orioles to a 6-3 win over the Tampa Bay...
  • Orioles notes: Some good, some bad for Steve Johnson vs. Tampa Bay

    Orioles notes: Some good, some bad for Steve Johnson vs. Tampa Bay
    For three of the four innings he pitched Friday, right-hander Steve Johnson showed why he remains in consideration to be the Orioles' fifth starter. The other inning, though, the 25-year-old St. Paul's alum would like to forget. In the Orioles' 6-3...
  • After playing huge role in WBC, Pedro Strop ready to use experience with Orioles

    After playing huge role in WBC, Pedro Strop ready to use experience with Orioles
    Orioles reliever Pedro Strop assembled with his new World Baseball Classic Dominican teammates three weeks ago for their first workout in Tampa, and that's when the tone for an undefeated championship run was set. The Dominican Republic has become the...