RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Jim Palmer

A collection of news and information related to Jim Palmer published by this site and its partners.

Top Jim Palmer Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • This Day in Orioles History: August 5

    August 5, 1975: Jim Palmer shut out the Red Sox for his 33rd career shutout.
  • Sykesville man takes memorable swing at Orioles' announcer job

    Sykesville man takes memorable swing at Orioles' announcer job
    Kirk McEwen wasn't nervous when he entered the radio booth at Oriole Park last Saturday. The Sykesville resident had been behind a microphone a few thousand times during a long broadcasting career. But this was different. McEwen was one of 25...
  • Recovering Orioles pitchers feeling good after simulated game

    Recovering Orioles pitchers feeling good after simulated game
    Three critical cogs of the Orioles' pitching staff spent Tuesday morning on the back fields of the Ed Smith Stadium complex. While the Orioles' travel squad was on its way to Fort Myers to play the Boston Red Sox for an afternoon game at JetBlue Park,...
  • Orioles fans can now give their license plates the bird

    Orioles fans can now give their license plates the bird
    It's got the bumper sticker. It's got the little flag.  But your car, hopped up on Opening Day excitement, wants a little something more. Lucky for the ride, you can now order it one of the new Orioles cartoon bird license plates. A collaboration...
  • Orioles stepping up to the (license) plate

    Orioles stepping up to the (license) plate
    If you're so excited for the start of baseball season that you feel like you're not just on the Orioles bandwagon, but you're at the wheel of it, well, now you can show it. The Orioles, in conjunction with the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration, are...
  • Orioles agree to terms with top draft pick Dylan Bundy

    Orioles agree to terms with top draft pick Dylan Bundy
    The Orioles expected their negotiations with Dylan Bundy to go right down to Monday night's midnight deadline for signing 2011 draft picks. There were some anxious moments, but the Orioles agreed to terms with the fourth overall pick about five minutes...
  • Where does Mike Flanagan rank among Orioles pitching greats?

    Where does Mike Flanagan rank among Orioles pitching greats?
    Wednesday was a sad day in Birdland as Mike Flanagan, who wore many hats in the Orioles organization for four decades, was found dead at his Baltimore County home. The 1979 Cy Young Award winner was 59. During Wednesday night’s Orioles game, I...
  • Mike Flanagan, LHP, legend, gone at 59

    Sitting in the press booth at Ripken Stadium on Wednesday night following Aberdeen's 4-2 loss to Connecticut, I was approached by the IronBirds' radio man and public relations chief, Towney Godfrey, who, according to post-game ritual, asked me which...
  • Friends saw Flanagan's pain, still shocked by suicide

    Friends saw Flanagan's pain, still shocked by suicide
    Scott McGregor worried about his old Orioles teammate, Mike Flanagan. Once admired in baseball for his toughness on the pitching mound and his droll wit off of it, Flanagan seemed to disappear after he lost his job as Orioles executive vice president...
  • Orioles notebook: Guthrie asks fans whether he should keep Flanagan's number

    Orioles notebook: Guthrie asks fans whether he should keep Flanagan's number
    Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie is trying to decide whether he should keep the only uniform number he has known as an Oriole, No. 46, or switch to something else to honor the late Mike Flanagan. And Guthrie wants as much feedback as possible. "I really just...
  • This day in Orioles history: September 8

    September 8, 1976: Jim Palmer beat the Indians for his 20th win of the season, the sixth time in seven years he accomplished that feat.