| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:26 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — The way the Orioles' current roster is shaking out, infielder Ryan Flaherty seems assured of starting somewhere in the Opening Day lineup against the Boston Red Sox on March 31.
Just don't tell Flaherty that.
In his last two...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 11:51 AM
A new year is here and it’s time to look forward to 2014. There are 43 days until pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., for spring training.
But first let’s look back to the past year. The Orioles had their share of successes and...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:41 AM
The Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation, Inc., will honor Orioles center fielder Adam Jones for his community service on Feb. 6 during "Babe's Birthday Bash," the organization announced Tuesday.
Jones will receive the 2014 Babe Ruth Museum Community Service...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:38 AM
Back in October, we asked how many of the Orioles' nine free agents were likely to return in 2014. Now, with less than five weeks until spring training, it could end up that none of them return to Baltimore.
The Orioles wanted to keep right-hander Scott...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:36 PM
In this space 24 hours ago, I wrote an update on the Orioles' nine free agents. One of those players -- second baseman Alexi Casilla -- had yet to sign with a team.
But on Friday, the Orioles announced that they were re-signing Casilla, whose $3 million...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:30 AM
New Orioles right-hander Liam Hendriks doesn't have very many fond memories of Baltimore.
The 24-year-old Australian started for the Minnesota Twins in the Orioles' home opener last season and saw an early three-run lead disappear quickly. He lasted...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:26 PM
In his first public interview since signing with the division-rival New York Yankees, former Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts had stinging words for Orioles fans.
In a phone interview with the YES Network on Tuesday night, Roberts said that the...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:31 AM
There's little arguing that on paper, the Orioles don't appear to be better now than they were last season, but they can still lay claim to having the best defense in baseball.
ESPN’s Buster Olney points this out, naming the Orioles as the best...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Despite the reality that he will not spend his entire career in Baltimore, former Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts said Monday that he believes his baseball-playing legacy will always be tied to his 13 seasons at Camden Yards.
"I don't think I...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:14 AM
While writing Monday’s blog entry about Brian Roberts’ thoughts on leaving the Orioles, I more than once halted my typing when referring to the New York Yankees.
I wanted to call them the Orioles’ chief rival, and I suppose that is...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:59 PM
I had a chance to talk today to former Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who signed a one-year, $2 million contract with the rival New York Yankees.
Roberts, 36, can make up to $4.6 million total in 2014 if he reaches 650 plate appearances (it&...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:03 PM
The longest tenured Oriole left for pinstripes.
Veteran second baseman Brian Roberts, who has played his entire 13-year career with the Orioles and has been the face of the franchise through many of those seasons, has agreed to a one-year deal worth...