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Alex Gonzalez

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  • Late additions could boost Orioles in wide-open American League East race

    Late additions could boost Orioles in wide-open American League East race
    — As Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette sat in his office at the Ed Smith Stadium complex on a sunny afternoon earlier this month, overlooking a well-manicured cloverleaf of fields, a bitter winter seemed like an eternity ago in more ways...
  • Pigtown's Steve Clevenger goes from watching Opening Day in the stands to being on the field

    Pigtown's Steve Clevenger goes from watching Opening Day in the stands to being on the field
    Orioles catcher Steve Clevenger regularly made it to Opening Day at Camden Yards growing up, even if it meant missing school. Clevenger grew up just across the street from Oriole Park in the Pigtown neighborhood of Baltimore, so making his first Opening...
  • Jonathan Schoop is not here by default

    Jonathan Schoop is not here by default
    Glad to say that the Orioles proved me wrong when they decided to keep rookie second baseman Jonathan Schoop on the 25-man roster and start him at second base in the season opener against the Boston Red Sox. I have been saying all along that the club...
  • Columbia native Steve Lombardozzi talks about first Orioles start, other pregame notes

    Columbia native Steve Lombardozzi talks about first Orioles start, other pregame notes
    Steve Lombardozzi, who grew up in Columbia and graduated from Atholton High School, made his Orioles debut Wednesday, batting ninth and playing second base. “It definitely means something. It’s very exciting to be part of this organization...
  • Hardy in lineup; Flaherty rests (lineups, Alex Gonzalez starts for Tigers)

    Hardy in lineup; Flaherty rests (lineups, Alex Gonzalez starts for Tigers)
    J.J. Hardy, who sat out Friday’s game because of “light lower back spasms,” was back in the lineup Saturday, playing shortstop and hitting sixth. He said he dealt with the spasms for two days and just wanted to get themresolved. He...
  • Chris Tillman satisfied with start after Orioles' win against the Twins

    Chris Tillman satisfied with start after Orioles' win against the Twins
    FORT MYERS, Fla. – The pitching line wasn't pristine, but right-hander Chris Tillman seemed satisfied with his second start of the Grapefruit League exhibition season. The Minnesota Twins scored three runs in the second inning with the help of a...
  • Bud Norris throws three scoreless innings as Orioles beat Red Sox, 7-3

    Bud Norris throws three scoreless innings as Orioles beat Red Sox, 7-3
    SARASOTA, Fla. — Right-hander Bud Norris continued to put up zeros this spring and the Orioles’ offense touched up one of the Boston Red Sox's top pitching prospects to pick up a 7-3 win at Ed Smith Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Norris, who...
  • Orioles RHP Ubaldo Jimenez roughed up in second spring outing

    Orioles RHP Ubaldo Jimenez roughed up in second spring outing
    SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez’s second spring training start didn’t go nearly as well as his first. After retiring all six hitters he faced, including three on strikeouts, in his spring debut against the...
  • Jonathan Schoop not getting 'too far away from second base'

    Jonathan Schoop not getting 'too far away from second base'
    BOSTON — With Manny Machado still recovering from offseason surgery on his left knee, Orioles rookie infielder Jonathan Schoop has filled in for him for much of the first three weeks of the season. Schoop had made 11 straight starts (out of 13...
  • Orioles right-hander Bud Norris struggles early against Yankees

    Orioles right-hander Bud Norris struggles early against Yankees
    TAMPA -- An Orioles team that had averaged nine runs per game over its past eight Grapefruit League games was shut out for the first time this spring on Thursday afternoon, falling to the New York Yankees, 6-0, at Steinbrenner Field. The Orioles (9-5)...
  • Orioles' Jonathan Schoop comfortable with spot in second base competition

    Orioles' Jonathan Schoop comfortable with spot in second base competition
    SARASOTA, Fla. — When infielder Jonathan Schoop won the Orioles' Minor League Player of the Year award in September 2011, he traveled to Camden Yards to accept the honor. The shy, skinny Curacao native, then 19 years old, couldn't have looked more...
  • Orioles' Ryan Flaherty looking forward to opportunity at second base

    Orioles' Ryan Flaherty looking forward to opportunity at second base
    Now that longtime Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts has departed to wear the pinstripes of the New York Yankees, Ryan Flaherty finally has the opportunity to become an everyday major league player. Several candidates could fill the vacancy at...