| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:25 AM
With the last out of the World Series on Wednesday night, baseball's frenzied free agent period started. Well, at least technically.
There's no longer a free agency filing period. So all players who are eligible — they must have, in most cases,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:29 PM
There's always some impatience by baseball fans shortly after the regular season ends and before free agency really gets going.
And the Orioles' brass has been doing things -- most specifically, interviewing candidates for the club’s vacant...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:59 PM
A little more than three months after they exchanged a terse handshake near midfield at M&T Bank Stadium, Ravens coach John Harbaugh and his Pittsburgh Steelers counterpart, Mike Tomlin, were together again in an entirely different setting.
At a posh...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Former Orioles catcher Taylor Tegarden and right-hander Jairo Asencio have declared for free agency.
As Class XX(D) free agents, they were both able to declare because they either have been outrighted and have at least three years of major league...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:34 AM
The mass exodus from the Ravens roster after their Super Bowl victory was triggered by familiar culprits.
The age of key veterans and a lack of salary cap space forced the Ravens into bargain-hunting mode as they overhauled a championship squad. A...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Sunday's release of Tommy Streeter, Rashaad Carter and Gerrard Sheppard (Towson, McDonogh) leaves the Ravens with seven healthy wide receivers on their roster. It also narrows down what might be the most intriguing roster competition left before the...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 6:06 PM
As the final round of the 2013 draft began in April and Matt Furstenburg agonized over where his NFL career would begin, the former Maryland tight end got a phone call that eased some of his anxiety.
So many people — from friends and former...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Anticipating the snap count, Ravens inside linebacker Josh Bynes adeptly timed up his blitz to sack backup quarterback Tyrod Taylor on Sunday during an open practice at the Naval Academy.
A year ago, Bynes was unable to practice at all after...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:21 AM
As we get closer to training camp, you’ll undoubtedly see plenty of stories about the various position competitions expected to commence when the Ravens have their first full-team practice July 25.
One of the main ones that figures to be...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:24 AM
On Sunday, the Ravens play the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII, and they will attempt to win their second Lombardi Trophy with a roster largely constructed with homegrown players raised in the Ravens Way.
The vast majority of those players...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Years before he became a successful head football coach at Atholton High School, Kyle Schmitt had dreams of becoming a starting offensive lineman in the National Football League.
The highlight of that dream would have been playing in a Super Bowl....
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:45 AM
It’s now less than two weeks before pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., but I still get a sense Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette isn’t done compiling his roster.
Really, I’m not sure there is ever a time when...