| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Wilson Betemit will not need surgery on his right wrist, which he reinjured during batting practice Friday in Oakland, according to Showalter.
Betemit saw a hand specialist in Sarasota on Monday, who determined from tests that Betemit, who was on the...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Orioles starting pitcher Zach Britton is still experiencing inflammation in his left shoulder and will start spring trainingwith a progressive throwing program, but he and the team expect he'll be ready to compete for a rotation spot.
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter was encouraged by left-hander Zach Britton’s throwing session Thursday in Sarasota, Fla.
Britton, who has experienced left shoulder inflammation since he was placed on the disabled list last August, began a throwing...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Orioles pitcher Zach Britton went into his second throwing session today feeling optimistic about the left-shoulder inflammation that’s been bothering him since August.
Britton, 24, threw for this first time this spring Thursday in a long-toss...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 3:42 PM
As the Orioles' pitchers and catchers conduct their first spring workout Sunday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, two of the team's most valued arms will be closely monitored.
Left-hander Zach Britton, ailing from lingering left-shoulder inflammation, had...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 3:50 PM
As Orioles position players continue to trickle in ahead of the club's first full workout Friday, one player has been noticeably absent from the team's clubhouse.
And given the concussion symptoms that have limited second baseman Brian Roberts to 98...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 12:57 PM
The answer to why some obese people develop diabetes and other health problems may be found not in just a love for junk food, but in the bacteria that thrive deep in the human gut.
Scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine have...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 8:55 AM
The “stomach flu” appears to be going around and state health officials are warning residents to take some precautions.
The officials say these cases in recent weeks are not really the flu. They are cases of viral gastroenteritis, which gives...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Orioles left-hander Zach Britton, limited to a throwing progression program because of left-shoulder inflammation, will throw his first bullpen session Friday.
Britton, who lead the team in wins last season as a rookie with an 11-11 record and 4.61 ERA...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Jake Arrieta said it really hit him after a terrible outing against Triple-A Gwinnett on Aug. 7, in which he allowed five earned runs and lasted just 3 2/3 innings.
Arrieta stewed on Norfolk's bus ride that night — "I had a long internal...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Three critical cogs of the Orioles' pitching staff spent Tuesday morning on the back fields of the Ed Smith Stadium complex.
While the Orioles' travel squad was on its way to Fort Myers to play the Boston Red Sox for an afternoon game at JetBlue Park,...
| Apr 7, 2011
Of the nation's 22 million people with asthma, six million are children, according to the National Institutes of Health. In Baltimore, as many as one in five children suffers from the condition and many go untreated. Dr. Keyvan Rafei, head of pediatric...