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  • Orioles left-hander Kelvin De La Cruz finds sidearm slider to be a 'career changer'

    Orioles left-hander Kelvin De La Cruz finds sidearm slider to be a 'career changer'
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Left-hander Kelvin De La Cruz began toying with a sidearm delivery two years ago, but last season he realized how it could benefit him while pitching for the Dodgers’ Triple-A team in Albuquerque. The 6-foot-5 De La Cruz throw...
  • Orioles sign veteran RHP Jon Rauch to minor league deal

    Orioles sign veteran RHP Jon Rauch to minor league deal
    The Orioles signed veteran right-hander Jon Rauch to a minor league deal, and the reliever will report to Triple-A Norfolk on Monday, the team announced Saturday. Rauch, 34, started the season with the Miami Marlins before he was released on May 23...
  • Will the Orioles' bullpen problems fix themselves?

    Will the Orioles' bullpen problems fix themselves?
    Some of you are wondering why manager Buck Showalter stuck with closer Jim Johnson in the ninth inning of the Orioles’ 6-5 loss to Toronto on Sunday afternoon. The bottom line it that right now this Orioles bullpen is spent. This game was Johnson&...
  • Orioles sign Conor Jackson to minor league deal with spring training invite

    Orioles sign Conor Jackson to minor league deal with spring training invite
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Orioles added their latest reclamation project Wednesday, agreeing to terms with first baseman Conor Jackson on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, executive vice president Dan Duquette...
  • Steve Johnson struggles in first start of 2013 as Orioles fall to Twins, 8-5

    Steve Johnson struggles in first start of 2013 as Orioles fall to Twins, 8-5
    MINNEAPOLIS — Steve Johnson might have been the best feel-good story in an Orioles season filled with them last year. The local boy, St. Paul's graduate and son of a former Oriole stormed onto the big league stage and won all four of his decisions,...
  • Orioles to make a roster move -- again

    Orioles to make a roster move -- again
    This may come as a surprise to loyal Orioles fans, but the club is going to make a roster move on Sunday. I was kidding about the surprise part. The Orioles’ Norfolk Express, which in the last three weeks has brought Josh Stinson, Zach Britton,...
  • Orioles' Nate McLouth thriving in the leadoff role

    Orioles' Nate McLouth thriving in the leadoff role
    The primary goal of any leadoff man is to get on base, and Orioles left fielder Nate McLouth is beginning to fill that role nicely. McLouth reached base in his first four plate appearances in the Orioles' 6-5, 11-inning loss to the Toronto Blue Jays...
  • Orioles top Red Sox, 8-7, on Danny Valencia's ninth-inning homer

    Orioles top Red Sox, 8-7, on Danny Valencia's ninth-inning homer
    FORT MYERS, Fla -- Danny Valencia launched a solo homer in the ninth inning off Red Sox reliever Terry Doyle to give the Orioles an 8-7 win over Boston at JetBlue Park on Tuesday afternoon. The Orioles survived a furious Red Sox rally – Boston...
  • Kevin Gausman impressive again in relief role vs. Red Sox

    Kevin Gausman impressive again in relief role vs. Red Sox
    In what could be his final outing before he is sent to minor league camp, Orioles pitching prospect Kevin Gausman threw two scoreless innings in relief Tuesday against the Red Sox, striking out the first two batters he faced — Mike Napoli and Jarrod...
  • Orioles make three more cuts, get down to 45 players in camp

    Orioles make three more cuts, get down to 45 players in camp
    The Orioles have made three more cuts, optioning catcher Luis Exposito to Triple-A Norfolk and sending non-roster invitees Daniel Schlereth and Adam Russell to minor league camp. Exposito, who is on the 40-man roster, batted .381 with a .481 on-base...
  • Zach Britton's rotation chances take a hit with bad outing

    Zach Britton's rotation chances take a hit with bad outing
    SARASOTA, Fla. — Although the Orioles aren't making any proclamations about their rotation with Opening Day looming in less than two weeks, Zach Britton's chances of going north with the club seemingly took a hit Wednesday as he failed to get out of...
  • Jake Arrieta has strong showing in Orioles' 4-3 loss to Pittsburgh

    Jake Arrieta has strong showing in Orioles' 4-3 loss to Pittsburgh
    Jake Arrieta’s bid to make the Orioles’ rotation likely was strengthened Monday when he allowed two hits and struck out five through four innings in a 4-3 loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Arrieta became the first Orioles pitcher to go...