| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:28 AM
An argument could be made that the Orioles fielded a club this season with more stability — and talent — than the one that won 93 games and advanced to the American League Division Series in 2012.
But playing in the rough-and-tumble AL East,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette was definitive Friday afternoon when asked whether closer Jim Johnson would be tendered a contract for 2014.
"Oh, yeah," Duquette said.
Johnson, who leads the American League in...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Agent Scott Boras, who represents several Orioles including Chris Davis, Matt Wieters, Wei-Yin Chen, Francisco Rodriguez and Zach Britton, was in Baltimore this week to meet with some of his clients.
Orioles executive vice president of baseball...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Arbitration eligible: 1B Chris Davis, OF Chris Dickerson, RHP Tommy Hunter, 1B Dan Johnson, RHP Jim Johnson, LHP Brian Matusz, RHP Bud Norris, LHP Troy Patton, OF-1B Steve Pearce, OF Nolan Reimold, C Matt Wieters.
Pending free agents: 2B-SS Alexi...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has vetoed a bill that would boost a retirement perk for public safety unions because she said the County Council improperly added a firefighters' union to the bill even though the union hadn't asked for it....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:13 AM
The Anne Arundel County government recently negotiated mutually agreeable contracts with 12 of the 13 unions that represent our workers during labor union talks. The Local 1563 International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) would have been the 13th,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Baltimore fire union president Rick Hoffman blasted the city administration Tuesday for not giving firefighters the 2 percent raises all other city union employees will get, after months of staying silent on the issue amid ongoing arbitration.
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Anne Arundel County's firefighters union has prevailed in its binding arbitration, keeping the current 42-hour work week, according to union president Craig Oldershaw. .
"It just means that we are being treated no differently than the rest of the county...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman said Wednesday she'll hire 100 firefighters now that the fire union has won an arbitration case dealing with firefighters' schedules.
Neuman said she'll ask the County Council for $3 million to pay for the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After a four-year buffeting in the legal system, the Pearl Mist has finally found haven in Maryland.
The owner of the 335-foot cruise ship and the Canadian shipyard that built it have parted ways in a nasty divorce that involved two federal courts and an...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Let the debate begin in earnest about the decision by the Orioles to cut loose first baseman Mark Reynolds.
Reynolds is a free agent today because he stood to make about $9 million next year following salary arbitration. He earned $7.5 million during...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 11:27 AM
She was dragged, tossed, handcuffed, and, she says, repeatedly called a "bitch," according to news reports. In her own words, she was "brutally abused." At the time of the incident, Venus Green was also 87 years old.
Recently, at age 90, Mrs. Green...