| May 3, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In baseball, the effects of an erratic schedule can last for several days.
Even though they beat the Twins on Friday night after consecutive rainouts, a doubleheader and an ensuing early-morning arrival in Minnesota, Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| May 11, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman isn’t sure why it is happening, but he knows he needs to be better early in games if he’s going to continue his ascent as a major league starter.
On Sunday, in the Orioles’ 5-2 loss to the Houston...
| May 12, 2014
| 10:35 AM
A pair of former major leaguers are heating up this month for Triple-A Norfolk, adding to a list of veteran position players who are vying for a call-up should the Orioles have a need.
Outfielder Quintin Berry and infielder Alexi Casilla are both...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:06 AM
TAMPA, Fla. – Even though they've lost two straight and are coming off a day off Monday, the Orioles woke up in first place in the American League East following the New York Yankees' 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim.
| May 20, 2014
| 5:21 PM
PITTSBURGH — When the Orioles began to prepare for interleague play in National League ballparks, they had relief pitcher Zach Britton take batting practice with the starters.
Britton handled the bat well in limited action in 2011, and the club...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:20 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman said he wasn't fatigued Wednesday night in the Orioles' 9-8 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates after throwing 117 pitches and notching his first major league shutout last Friday in Kansas City.
| May 22, 2014
| 10:08 PM
In extra innings, every pitch becomes magnified, and after the Orioles' painful 8-7 loss to the Cleveland Indians in 13 innings, left-hander Troy Patton replayed one pitch in his mind.
Patton was one strike away from escaping a bases-loaded jam, but...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said Monday he wouldn't be engaging in contract extension talks with any players during the season -- meaning the future of pending free agents J.J. Hardy, Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis will be on hold until...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:59 PM
New Orioles closer Tommy Hunter had been walking the tightrope between disaster and success pretty much since the season started, narrowly escaping trouble nearly every time he touched the ball in a save situation.
On Tuesday, in a 4-1 loss to the...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis knew that, eventually, the runs would come. Over the past four days, the Orioles had scored their share of runs, but the club’s recent offensive surge had not translated into wins.
Davis, who struggled to find his...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis slapped a single to left field in his first at-bat Friday night against the Cleveland Indians, he continued his climb up the franchise’s all-time hit list.
Markakis was by no means finished. He hit...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:51 PM
In the seventh inning of the Orioles’ 8-4 win Friday, the Cleveland Indians chose to intentionally walk first baseman Chris Davis to face Nelson Cruz, who is tied for the major league lead in home runs.
That wasn’t a slight to Cruz as much...