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  • Orioles are eliminated from postseason hunt after 3-2 loss to the Blue Jays

    Orioles are eliminated from postseason hunt after 3-2 loss to the Blue Jays
    The Orioles entered Tuesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays needing a miraculous sequence of events to make the playoffs, but they were still mathematically alive in the chase for the second American League wild-card spot. But the Orioles' 3-2, 10-...
  • Rick Adair speaks about leaving the Orioles

    Rick Adair speaks about leaving the Orioles
    Rick Adair, who took a leave of absence in August to deal with personal issues including the impending death of his father, will not be back as Orioles pitching coach despite having a contract that runs through the 2014 season. In his first public...
  • As Orioles build left-handed relief depth, how will it affect major league bullpen?

    As Orioles build left-handed relief depth, how will it affect major league bullpen?
    The Orioles’ signing of pitcher Kelvin De La Cruz on Monday was the latest addition to the club’s growing group of left-handed relievers who could compete for bullpen spots in 2014. Last season, the Orioles carried three lefty relievers --...
  • Orioles notes and observations (free-agent free-for-all, qualifying offers, Chris Jones, Chris Davis)

    Orioles notes and observations (free-agent free-for-all, qualifying offers, Chris Jones, Chris Davis)
    Today marks the first day that Major League Baseball’s free agents can sign with any club. In the previous period between today and the end of the World Series, players could only sign with their most recent clubs. Orioles executive vice president...
  • Tillman guides Orioles to 4-2 win, series sweep of Rangers

    Tillman guides Orioles to 4-2 win, series sweep of Rangers
    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...
  • Jason Hammel hoping to start off his second half strong

    Jason Hammel hoping to start off his second half strong
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel is hoping for a fresh start when he makes his first start after the All-Star break Tuesday night against the Kansas City Royals. Plagued by inconsistency, Hammel is 0-4 in his past eight starts....
  • Francisco Rodriguez says he hopes to take pressure off O's bullpen

    Francisco Rodriguez says he hopes to take pressure off O's bullpen
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Reliever Francisco Rodriguez joined the Orioles before Wednesday's game in Kansas City still a little surprised he was suddenly wearing a Baltimore uniform after having been acquired in a trade. Trade rumors had him linked to a...
  • Some trade updates: Mariners style (and no Justin Morneau)

    Some trade updates: Mariners style (and no Justin Morneau)
    We're closing in on three hours until the end of the nonwaiver trade deadline, and the best we can tell here is that the Orioles are active. One source confirmed that the Orioles are actively pursuing right-handed hitting outfielder-first baseman...
  • Orioles sign left-handed reliever Kelvin De La Cruz to major league deal

    Orioles sign left-handed reliever Kelvin De La Cruz to major league deal
    The Orioles have signed left-handed reliever Kelvin De La Cruz to a one-year contract, the team announced Monday evening. De La Cruz, 25, hasn’t pitched in the major leagues, but he pitched well for the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Triple-A team...
  • Diamondbacks walk off with 7-6 win after Orioles come back to tie twice late

    Diamondbacks walk off with 7-6 win after Orioles come back to tie twice late
    PHOENIX —  The Orioles’ night ended Monday with Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder Adam Eaton hitting a ball into the swimming pool in right-center at Chase Field then and running into a pile of teammates at home plate. On a night in which...
  • Orioles pregame: Showalter doesn't 'foresee' save opportunities for K-Rod

    Orioles pregame: Showalter doesn't 'foresee' save opportunities for K-Rod
    A day after Jim Johnson blew his eighth save of the season in the Orioles’ 4-3 extra-inning loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks, manager Buck Showalter is still standing by his closer. Asked today whether Francisco Rodriguez could get some save...
  • Orioles leave 15 runners on base, lose to the Rays 4-3

    Orioles leave 15 runners on base, lose to the Rays 4-3
    The Orioles received the rarest of baseball gifts Monday night, a rocky and abbreviated start from reigning American League Cy Young Award winner David Price. They didn’t enjoy it, though, because the Orioles’ offense simply couldn’t...