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  • Miguel Gonzalez struggles as Orioles lose to Yankees, 8-5

    Miguel Gonzalez struggles as Orioles lose to Yankees, 8-5
    NEW YORK — After careful research and tedious tweaks to the starting rotation schedule over the past month, the Orioles aligned their rotation so that right-hander Miguel Gonzalez could start the team's series opener at Yankee Stadium on Friday...
  • The Sun Remembers: Sept. 1-7

    The Sun Remembers: Sept. 1-7
    Sept. 2, 1999: Relieved? You bet, Cal Ripken Jr. says after hitting the 400th home run of his career in the Orioles' 11-6 over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. "It's a little bit of pressure off me," says Ripken, 39, who gets two curtain calls at Oriole Park....
  • Orioles designate Teagarden, purchase contracts of Snyder, Clevenger

    Orioles designate Teagarden, purchase contracts of Snyder, Clevenger
    NEW YORK — The Orioles made major switches at the catcher position on the first day of roster expansion Sunday, designating backup Taylor Teagarden for assignment while purchasing the contract of veteran Chris Snyder and Baltimore native Steve...
  • Bud Norris allows one run in 7IP to lead the Orioles to 7-2 win over the Indians

    Bud Norris allows one run in 7IP to lead the Orioles to 7-2 win over the Indians
    CLEVELAND — Two days into the final month of the baseball season, the bats are back — and so are the smiles — in the Orioles clubhouse. Opening their three-game series in Cleveland on Monday, Indians right-hander Justin Masterson was...
  • Orioles to interview Mariners' Carl Willis on Wednesday for pitching coach vacancy

    Orioles to interview Mariners' Carl Willis on Wednesday for pitching coach vacancy
    The Orioles have received permission to interview several external candidates for their vacant pitching coach position, with one of the higher profile interviewees coming to Baltimore on Wednesday, according to industry sources. Current Seattle Mariners...
  • Chris Tillman gives up 4 runs, walks 5 as the Orioles fall to the Indians 4-3

    Chris Tillman gives up 4 runs, walks 5 as the Orioles fall to the Indians 4-3
    CLEVELAND — These Orioles insist they're not going to be caught scoreboard-watching this early in September, even though the American League wild-card standings seem to shuffle like a deck of cards every day. Shortly after the Orioles dropped a 4-...
  • Orioles send Zach Britton to Aberdeen after his rough start in Cleveland

    Orioles send Zach Britton to Aberdeen after his rough start in Cleveland
    After lasting just 2 1/3 innings Wednesday in his first big league start since July, lefty Zach Britton's next appearance seemed tenuous. It's now expected to happen within the next week — for the short-season Single-A Aberdeen IronBirds....
  • Three Orioles named to The Sporting News' American League All-Star team

    Three Orioles named to The Sporting News' American League All-Star team
    Three Orioles players -- first baseman Chris Davis, center fielder Adam Jones and shortstop J.J. Hardy -- have been named to this year’s The Sporting News American League All-Star team. The Orioles were the only AL club to have three honorees. The...
  • Thirty years later, Cal Ripken Jr. holds memories of 1983 World Series win close

    Thirty years later, Cal Ripken Jr. holds memories of 1983 World Series win close
    Last week, former Orioles great Cal Ripken, Jr.’s duties as a postseason television analyst for TBS took him to Los Angeles, where he caught up with former teammate Eddie Murray for dinner. It was 30 years to the day when the pair sealed the...
  • Orioles announce spring training report dates

    Orioles announce spring training report dates
    If you were bored by the first game of the World Series on Wednesday night, know this: in less than four months, Orioles spring training workouts begin in Sarasota, Fla. The Orioles officially announced their report dates for 2014 today. Pitchers...
  • Catching Up With ... Don Buford

    Catching Up With ... Don Buford
    His manager, Earl Weaver, called him "the best leadoff man in the game," and who's to argue? In five years with the Orioles, Don Buford batted .270, ran the bases with ferocity and helped the club reach three World Series. It's no coincidence that,...
  • For first time, sabermetrics to play role in Gold Glove awards

    For first time, sabermetrics to play role in Gold Glove awards
    The winners of the annual Gold Glove awards, the benchmark for defensive excellence for nearly 60 years, have typically been decided by the discerning eye of those who are closest to the game. Most recently, the award has been selected by a vote of...