| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:04 AM
It's been a year on the move for Glen Burnie's Steve Clevenger, and one that brought him to the right place at the right time: with the Orioles as the team hit a milestone this past week, winning its first American League East title since 1997.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Editor's Note: Former Laurel sports editor David Driver wrote the following commentary in late August. It's worth a fresh look on Wednesday after the Orioles and Nationals won their division titles on Tuesday night. The Orioles' 8-2 victory over Toronto...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Just chalk it up as one more thing that nobody could have imagined when this baseball season started. The Orioles and the Washington Nationals clinched their respective East division titles almost simultaneously.
The Nats officially were the first major...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Kelly Johnson has worn an Orioles uniform for just two weeks, but he already owns his own little part of Oriole Magic.
Derek Jeter, who was Johnson's teammate for most of this season with the New York Yankees, was the main attraction this weekend in his...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:08 PM
BOSTON -- If the Orioles end up with a American League East division, AL or World Series title this year, they are going to have to wait a few extra days to display the banner next April.
The club will open its 2015 season at Tampa Bay on Monday,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:14 PM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette mentioned several times this month that he would like to bolster his bench depth, especially from the left side of the plate. Well, in a matter of four days, he added four left-handed hitters to the roster. No...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:54 AM
The Orioles are back home after their first losing road trip of the season and will open an 11-game homestand Monday night against the Tampa Bay Rays.
They still maintain a six-game lead over the New York Yankees in the American League East, but the...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:29 AM
Gilman graduate Gavin Sheets got a clear message from the 2014 Major League Baseball amateur draft in June: He could have a future in professional baseball.
So Sheets, who was taken in the 37th round by the Atlanta Braves, is focusing on improving his...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:12 PM
BOSTON — Midway through the nightcap of their twin bill against the Red Sox on Saturday, the Orioles were in danger of dropping the doubleheader and losing their hold on first place in the American League East.
But after a 7-4 win over the Red Sox...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Mount St. Joseph graduate and Atlanta Braves right-hander Gavin Floyd was pitching just fine Thursday night, until his right elbow sprouted something.
Gavin Floyd’s elbow ¿¿¿¿ pic.twitter.com/Tajqc1mRAW — Jake Rogers (@TheRealJakeR) June 20,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:48 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Caleb Joseph now can concede that there were several times during those late-night bus rides through the Eastern League when he considered calling it quits on his lifelong dream of making it to the major leagues.
| May 5, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Before long, whether through a rising price tag or poor performance, a baseball team will eventually move to its next closer.
The former is how Tommy Hunter replaced Jim Johnson at the back of the Orioles bullpen this year, but not before Johnson...