| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:49 AM
[Back for its second year, "Down the Stretch" is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming night for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Orioles on pace to shatter...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:44 AM
For the second time this season, the IronBirds have found themselves at the head of the pack in the New York-Penn League's McNamara Division.
A pair of victories on Tuesday and Wednesday, one after a 10-inning slugfest and the other a low-scoring...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Jim Palmer pitched most of his career in front of defenses replete with Gold Glovers.
Brooks Robinson, Paul Blair, Mark Belanger, Bobby Grich. Palmer benefited from them all. Yet the Hall of Famer turned television analyst barely hesitated recently when...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:35 PM
SAN DIEGO – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel — on the disabled list with a right flexor mass strain — felt discomfort during a throwing session Tuesday, which puts his chances of being ready when he’s eligible to return from the...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:11 PM
After seeing starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez limp off the field with a right groin strain in the sixth inning Sunday afternoon, the Orioles were able to finally grind out a win fitting of a playoff contender with their 3-1 victory over the Toronto Blue...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The math doesn’t look good for the Orioles. As they wake up this morning, they are 3 1/2 games out of the final American League wild card spot with 14 games remaining.
You can’t say that the other wild-card contenders haven’t tried...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:35 PM
SAN DIEGO — Adam Jones had played just three major league games in his hometown before Tuesday night’s against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. But the Orioles center fielder — who was born just south of downtown in National City...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 9:35 AM
TORONTO -- Orioles first baseman Chris Davis tied the franchise record for homers in a season with his 50th home run on Friday night. His next home run will pass with Brady Anderson's team mark set in 1996.
while 50 is a nice round number, here are some...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:05 PM
TORONTO -- As his chase of the Orioles' single-season home run mark intensified, it seemed like first baseman Chris Davis' bigger focus was doing his best to deflect the attention away from himself and toward his club's chase of a playoff berth.
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Baseball America published the findings of its "best tools" polling Tuesday, and in a development that should suprise no one, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis is lauded for having the best power in the American League.
The publication polls the major...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Despite his status as a special assistant to the division-rival Toronto Blue Jays and only a short — yet decorated — tenure in Baltimore, Roberto Alomar called his induction into the Orioles Hall of Fame on Friday “a dream come true.&...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:59 PM
When the Orioles were sold 20 years ago today for $173 million at a bankruptcy auction in New York City, the sense was that the cavalry had come to rescue its community treasure.
Leading the charge of well-heeled Maryland investors was Baltimore...