| Sep 6, 2012
| 6:46 PM
It all seemed so right. The Orioles long ago chose Thursday night to unveil Cal Ripken's statue at Oriole Park because of the obvious connection to what happened here on the same date 17 years ago, but they could not have known it would be so perfectly...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 11:44 AM
Ann L. Rector, a homemaker and longtime volunteer, died Wednesday of congestive heart failure at her Towson condominium. She was 93.
The daughter of an Internal Revenue Service agent and a homemaker, the former Ann Lorraine Armiger was born in...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 12:56 PM
The heater rides in at 91 miles an hour, belt-high and straight, giving Orioles hitter Matt Wieters a good view of what looks like a strike in the making. As it reaches the plate, it dives toward the ground.
No mortal can say for sure whether the...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:...
| 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...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:44 PM
One of the big discussions in the press box before Friday’s game was whether Jason Hammel will be an All-Star.
Not whether he is worthy – he has been the Orioles’ best starter this season – but whether he’ll be named to...