| Aug 14, 2014
| 1:56 PM
What do you do when the small speedboat you're using to escape illegally from Cuba runs out of fuel partway through the Gulf of Mexico?
The vessel rocks uncomfortably atop large waves. You haven't eaten in days. You know what could happen if you're...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:54 PM
WASHINGTON — When the Orioles were discussing trades last month with various teams, they fielded requests targeting their top four pitching prospects: right-handers Kevin Gausman, Dylan Bundy, Hunter Harvey and left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez, who...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Hunter Harvey, the Orioles' top pick in last year's amateur draft and one of their best pitching prospects, is out for the season with an elbow injury that at this point will require rest, not surgery, according to executive vice president Dan Duquette....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:44 PM
When Ebony Johnson learned that she and her softball team would spend MLB All-Star Week in Minneapolis, she admitted to being a little more excited than her players.
"They're just 11 and 12 years old," she said. "So many of them haven't left the city....
| Jul 12, 2014
| 3:49 PM
For the third straight day, the Orioles announced a roster move involving a starting pitcher.
The club optioned Miguel Gonzalez to Triple-A Norfolk Saturday to allow the right-hander to pitch on regular rest during the major league All-Star break....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:21 AM
Shout out to the Orioles' grounds crew, which had a strong tarp pull on national television last night. That's a tough job, and they performed it admirably. For more shouts from yesterday, here's the Coffee Companion, where we recap the previous day's...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Star pitching prospect Hunter Harvey and Cuban outfielder Dariel Alvarez will represent the Orioles in this year's Major League Baseball All-Star Futures Game, the league announced Tuesday.
Harvey, the 22nd overall pick in last year's first-year...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Third baseman Manny Machado will attend an appeal hearing Wednesday in an attempt to reduce his five-game suspension, and a final ruling could come by the end of the week.
Executive vice president Dan Duquette will join Machado at the hearing, which...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 11:20 AM
A weekend trip to New York to play with the brightest stars in minor league baseball is likely a welcome change of pace for Orioles minor leaguer Eduardo Rodriguez, who will play for the World team in Sunday's All-Star Futures Game.
But it's the routine...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:04 AM
By nature, ranking baseball prospects is a fluid process. And if you check out MLB.com's newest rankings -- published today -- you'll see quite a few changes involving the Orioles' top minor leaguers.
Dylan Bundy, long considered the Orioles' top...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:00 PM
It appears that the Orioles will be well represented in next month’s All-Star Game in New York, and two of the organization’s top prospects have been chosen to participate in the All-Star Futures Game.
Double-A Bowie outfielder Henry Urrutia...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Cuban defector Henry Urrutia isn’t getting called up to the major leagues quite yet -- he is batting third and starting in left field for Triple-A Norfolk this afternoon -- but he’s definitely continuing to build an impressive minor league...