| Aug 31, 2012
| 5:55 PM
— The Orioles arrived at Yankee Stadium with a new left-hander in the bullpen on Friday, but not much more relief experience from the left side. It's something that could prove critical in playing left-handed heavy lineups like the Yankees through...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 9:19 AM
TORONTO -- The Orioles have purchased the contract of left-handed reliever Zach Phillips from Triple-A Norfolk before this afternoon's series opener in Toronto.
Phillips was told before Sunday's Tides game that he was being recalled and arrived in...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 10:09 AM
The Orioles open their three-game series here with their third straight day game.
The O's are coming off a big series win over the Yankees in the Bronx and hope they can continue that at Rogers Centre, where they are just 7-33 in their past 40 games....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Following last night's thrilling 10-6 win over the Yankees at Camden Yards, the Orioles can gain sole possesion of first place in the AL East with a victory over New York tonight.
Orioles rookie left-handed Wei-Yin Chen can win his 13th game of the...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:34 PM
Zach Phillips keeps a few lucky quarters in his pocket. Pedro Strop wears Ninja Turtle boxers. And Jason Hammel — well, it got so extreme that he had to swear off the whole superstition thing. It was, he says, a distraction.
"Yeah, I've actually...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:50 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Chris Davis was on the roster of two Texas Rangers teams that eventually went to the World Series.
He didn't make the postseason cut in 2010 and was traded to the Orioles halfway through 2011.
On Friday, he'll play the first big...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:11 AM
The Orioles have parted ways with one of their top scouts, national crosschecker Ron Hopkins.
Hopkins was informed of the decision Monday and immediately relieved of his duties. Orioles amateur scouting director Gary Rajsich said he made the decision,...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Robert Andino, who has played second base in 56 of the Orioles' first 60 games, was out of the lineup Tuesday, as Brian Roberts returned from the 60-day disabled list. And Andino said he's OK if he's no longer the starter there.
"Whatever I've got to...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Another one of the veterans that executive vice president Dan Duquette had stashed at Triple-A Norfolk has opted out of his contract.
Left-handed reliever J.C. Romero, who was 1-0 with a 2.51 ERA in 17 games (one start), had an opt-out clause in his...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:51 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Brad Bergesen received the phone call right as he began dozing off around 12:30 Tuesday morning. That's when Triple-A Norfolk manager Ron Johnson phoned to tell the right-hander to come pick up his bag for an early-morning flight to...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:36 PM
The Orioles have made a move to strengthen their infield defense, claiming 28-year-old second baseman Alexi Casilla from the Minnesota Twins on Friday.
Casilla, 28, is primarily a second baseman but has played shortstop and third base in his seven-year...