| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Jim Johnson spent most of the day Tuesday at the Major League Baseball Players Association's annual executive-board meeting in La Jolla, Calif.
Hours removed from the news he had been traded by the Orioles to the Oakland Athletics, word was still...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Chris Tillman, who in the past year has transformed from promising arm to All-Star, shut down a dangerous Oakland Athletics lineup through eight innings Saturday afternoon for one of the Orioles' most dominating starting performances of the season.
| Jul 21, 2013
| 8:53 PM
When the Orioles gathered for a workout Thursday at Rangers Ballpark for the start of the unofficial second half of the season, manager Buck Showalter gathered his team under the hot Texas sun for a brief meeting behind second base.
“The look on...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:52 PM
That sigh of relief you heard a little after 4 on Sunday afternoon came from Orioles Nation — yes, there is one again — which had been watching the drama unfolding up in the Bronx with a mixture of dread and resignation.
I don't even want to...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:35 AM
The torrential downpour that transformed the Camden Yards infield into a muddy slop Monday night made any routine baseball play difficult.
But the timing was perfect for the Orioles, who scored two runs through monsoon-like rain in the bottom of the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Forget the goofy way he wears his cap — Pedro Strop has bigger issues to deal with right now.
But before Orioles fans jump all over him and the Twitterverse smacks him around like a pinata for days, know this: he's probably not going anywhere....
| May 2, 2013
| 11:05 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — In this Southern California landscape full of highways, Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman grew up just about 15 miles away from Angel Stadium. As a kid, he rooted for the Angels. And despite having 56 major league starts under his...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:31 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — As a veteran of 14 major league seasons, it took a while for right-hander Freddy Garcia to get used to those long bus rides in Triple-A.
But when the 36-year-old pitcher decided to sign a minor league deal with the Orioles before...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Angels, Rangers in ALCS
Los Angeles Times
The top four teams in the American League are, in no particular order, the Yankees, Tigers, Rangers and Angels, and I would be stunned if all four, under the new five-team playoff format, didn't...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 1:29 PM
For the first time, the Baseball Writers Association of America will televise the announcement of its four prominent awards for each league: MVP, Cy Young along with Manager and Rookie of the year.
Yes, we’ve entered the 21st century. It’s...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:45 PM
The Orioles have known since Sunday night that they were playoff-bound. On Wednesday night, they finally learned whom they'll play.
The club will begin its first postseason in 15 years at 8:37 p.m. Friday in Arlington, Texas, where the Orioles will...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Orioles fans need to wait until next week to find out if Buck Showalter has won the prestigious American League Manager of the Year Award.
But the first step toward that is now out of the way.
Showalter was announced Wednesday night as one of three...