| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:00 AM
There have been more rumors floating concerning free agent pitcher Ervin Santana and the Orioles.
The best I can glean is that the Orioles maintain interest in the veteran right-hander and wouldn’t blink at all about surrendering their third-round...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:06 PM
The drama over Baltimore's dysfunctional phone system began its next act Wednesday, with the city authorizing a private attorney to defend Comptroller Joan M. Pratt amid an ethics investigation — and Pratt leveling more accusations that the...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:03 PM
There was a sense of relief in the Orioles clubhouse Saturday when starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez proclaimed that his left shin was fine, if a little achy.
Gonzalez had to leave Friday’s game in the fifth inning after being struck in the left...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 4:10 AM
The Orioles and starting catcher Matt Wieters have until Feb. 12 to come to an agreement concerning his 2014 salary before an arbitration hearing that day in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Wieters, who made $5.5 million in 2013, filed for $8.75 million whereas...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:09 PM
You could be excused for having missed a couple of sentences about the Baltimore County government's phone system that were tucked into a paragraph about information technology upgrades in the middle of Executive Kevin Kamenetz's budget address this...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:45 AM
The Sun's editorial on the late developer Willard Hackerman was very even-handed in summing up the extraordinary contributions of this great man ("Baltimore's man to see," Feb. 10).
However, I believe there is a deeper level to consider when viewing his...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Manny Machado walked to the plate with a storybook return to major league action in mind.
Machado, fresh from offseason knee surgery and in his first game of the season, led off the bottom of the ninth early Friday morning in a tied game.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Which team had a worse off-season, the Orioles/Angelos organization or the Obama/O'Malley administrations?
As the bad news continues to roll in for the abomination called Obamacare, the Orioles continue to waste a chance of a lifetime to seriously...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:31 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Let’s not get too carried away. Free agent pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez is not going to be mistaken for Clayton Kershaw any time soon, but the 30-year-old right-hander who agreed to a four-year deal with the Orioles on Monday is the...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Major League Baseball made official new rules to protect catchers from flagrant home-plate collisions. Starting this season, a runner who deviates from a direct path to the plate to initiate contact with a catcher will be called out even if the catcher...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Tom Clancy, the Baltimore-born author whose novels "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games" subsequently inspired blockbuster movies and action-packed video games, died Tuesday after a brief illness at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
He was 66. His...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Tom Clancy, the prolific Baltimore-born author whose novels "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games" inspired blockbuster movies and action-packed video games, earning him the nickname "king of the techno-thriller," died Tuesday at Johns Hopkins...