| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:07 PM
By definition, it was the New York Yankees who were in pinstripes at Camden Yards for the Orioles’ 3-2 win in 10 innings Friday night.
Their fans, as always, were out in abundance, making up at least half of the sellout crowd. But these weren't...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The New York Yankees typically are known as a patient team at the plate, one that works counts and fouls off pitches to extend opponents’ pitch counts.
Not so in the Orioles’ 3-2, walk-off win in 10 innings Friday night at Camden Yards....
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Over the weekend I received a whole lot of correspondence about the Orioles' decision to send right-hander Kevin Gausman to Triple-A Norfolk on Friday night despite the fact that he pitched well in his past three starts.
I tried to explain that it was...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:05 AM
I don't really have cute in me today. This is the Coffee Companion, where we recap the previous day's local sports headlines.
- Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal broke American hearts last night with a late equalizer to give the U.S. a 2-2 draw. As always,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:41 PM
After he was scratched Wednesday from his scheduled start Friday, Orioles right-hander Bud Norris will undergo an MRI for his right groin injury during Thursday’s day off.
Norris threw a bullpen session before Wednesday night's game to test the...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:55 PM
As the Orioles approach the midway point of the regular season, it’s become clear that they’re a team that relies heavily on the home run while struggling to manufacture runs consistently.
It can lead to some frustrating stretches of...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:54 PM
As the temperature rises every summer in Baltimore, so does the number of balls that carry out of Camden Yards. Hits similar to ones that landed at the warning track two weeks ago are now finding their way into the seats. And the Orioles lineup is built...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Five Orioles made the All-Star Game last year in New York.
That won’t happen again July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
This year, the Orioles will have one All-Star for sure: Nelson Cruz, who is nearly 1 million votes ahead of the Boston Red...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:37 AM
If you're looking for consolation after what had to feel like the most devastating loss of the season Friday night, you might want to consider that the Orioles had no business even being in the game in the ninth inning.
They didn't get a hit until the...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:12 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter is always going to veer on the side of caution when preserving his bullpen.
He doesn’t shy away from saying that keeping his relievers healthy is one of his main priorities when...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:37 PM
As the Orioles enter the final month of the regular season, their accomplishments are starting to mount along with their win total. They currently have the second-best record in baseball and a nine-game lead in the American League East division.