| Mar 28, 2014
| 5:45 AM
— 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...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:27 AM
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...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 8:42 AM
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...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:48 PM
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...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:37 PM
The Orioles have signed veteran infielder Alex Gonzalez to a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, the club confirmed.
Gonzalez, who turns 37 in February, hit .177 with a .203 on-base percentage in 118 plate appearances...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 10:16 AM
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...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:21 PM
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...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:13 AM
With the addition of right-hander Evan Meek on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league camp Wednesday, the Orioles now have 60 players set to attend spring training in Sarasota, Fla.
That could increase if Orioles executive vice president...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:19 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- It’s a busy day here at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex.
Ubaldo Jimenez arrived here this morning for his physical, and South Korean pitcher Suk-min Yoon is also here for his first workout with the Orioles.
Yoon entered the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:14 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — Ubaldo Jimenez wasn't officially an Oriole on Tuesday — he arrived at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex Tuesday morning for his club physical and left — but his new teammates welcomed the news that the Orioles agreed to terms...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:24 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, FLA. -- Chris Tillman didn’t waste any time reminding everyone why he was the winningest pitcher on the Orioles staff last year.
He opened the Orioles’ Grapefruit League season by striking out three and giving up just one hit...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 7:33 PM
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...