| Sep 16, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he didn't go old school by design. It was purely by necessity and circumstance that four of his young, inexperienced starters have ended up in the bullpen in September.
"That's the way it used to be done," Showalter...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:03 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| 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 1, 2011
| 7:21 PM
Gov. Rick Scott faced a big decision when deciding whom to appoint to the scandal-plagued Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority.
The agency, after all, has been rocked with controversies in recent years. A grand jury went so far as to describe a...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:36 PM
After registering his first hit in his big league debut Thursday night, Manny Machado expressed disappointment that his milestone didn't come in an Orioles win.
But in his second major league game Friday against the Kansas City Royals, the 20-year-old...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:51 PM
NEW YORK– On Opening Day at Camden Yards, Oriolesstarter Jake Arrieta talked about setting the tone for the season with a quality start.
A month later at Yankee Stadium, it was Arrieta continuing to follow the lead of his rotation-mates, throwing...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 10:35 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Roughly a dozen years after he fled the Orioles for the greener pastures of the rival New York Yankees, leaving behind a bitter fan base and a franchise that hasn't been competitive since, Mike Mussina will return to Baltimore this...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Earl Weaver was some piece of work. And I mean that in the best possible way. Life was never dull if you were anywhere within the orbit of the Hall of Fame manager, who ruled the Orioles' dugout for 17 seasons and will have his bronze statue unveiled...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 10:18 AM
As a manager, Earl Weaverappeared larger than life, piloting the Orioles to four American League pennants and the 1970 world championship. So it seems only fitting that his statue, which will be unveiled Saturday at Camden Yards, will be taller than the...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 3:00 AM
When the ball came off Orioles left fielder Xavier Avery’s bat in the eighth inning of Friday night’s game against the Indians, he wasn’t sure whether he got enough of it for his first major-league home run.
He came out of the batter&...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Tickets remain for Saturday's Baltimore Orioles-Cleveland Indians game, according to the Orioles. The game is scheduled to start at 4:05 p.m.
Prior to the game, at about 2:15 p.m., the Orioles will have a ceremony unveiling the statue of former manager...