| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:23 PM
MIAMI — After years of playing baseball between rain delays and on sticky summer nights, the Marlins started with two non-negotiable features for the design of their new ballpark: a retractable roof and air conditioning.
Keeping fans comfortable...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 6:56 PM
The first interviewee for the Orioles' top executive job is the type of candidate who can fit into all kinds of baseball circles.
Jerry Dipoto, the Arizona Diamondbacks' senior vice president of scouting and player development, met Tuesday with the...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 12:25 PM
There were no splashes by the Orioles at the winter meetings this week, no big-name signings or trades that signal to a beleaguered fan base that things are looking up after 14 years of losing.
New executive vice president of baseball operations Dan...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 3:52 PM
For the first time since embarking on a search to find a new top executive, the Orioles are looking inward.
On Friday, the team's committee will interview John Stockstill, the club's player-development director, for the position vacated when president of...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 7:05 PM
The Orioles have agreed to minor league deals with right-handed pitchers Kyler Newby and Jon Link and outfielders Antoan Richardson and Lee Cruz.
A former 50th round draft pick, Newby, 26, spent the past seven seasons in the Arizona Diamondbacks...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:48 PM
The Orioles interviewed another candidate for their vacant top executive position Friday but also reportedly lost one of the leading possibilities.
John Stockstill, the organization's 51-year-old director of player development, became the fourth person,...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 6:20 PM
The Orioles apparently are inching closer to the selection and hiring of a new head of baseball operations as the clock begins to tick on what could be a very important offseason for the struggling franchise.
Toronto Blue Jays executive Tony LaCava was...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 3:56 PM
The Orioles exchanged salary numbers with four of their seven arbitration-eligible players Tuesday, meaning that if they can’t reach common ground within the next few weeks, an independent arbitrator will choose one figure or the other.
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:07 AM
About 17 months ago, right-hander Armando Galarraga's name transcended baseball. He was more than the subject of water-cooler talk. He was thrown into the middle of an unrivaled controversy -- and he emerged the recipient of mass public sympathy. For...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Phillies will fight back
I know there are plenty of reasons to jump off the Phillies' bandwagon. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins, relievers Ryan Madson and Brad Lidge and starter Roy Oswalt all may sign elsewhere, and Ryan Howard...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 3:00 PM
The Orioles announced several minor league signings Monday, including making official a deal with right-hander Armando Galarraga.
The club also announced that it agreed to minor league deals with catcher Ronny Paulino and reliever Pat Neshek. All three...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:11 PM
The Orioles have agreed to a minor league deal with former major league left-hander Casey Fossum, according to an industry source. It's unclear whether he will receive a spring invitation to big league camp.
Fossum, 34, last pitched in the majors in...