| 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 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...
| 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&...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:42 PM
The Orioles don't have to make an official decision for a week, but they will tender contracts to all nine of their arbitration-eligible players, according to the club's top executive.
“We are planning on tendering those guys,” Orioles...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:55 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A few minutes after 2 a.m. on Saturday morning, shortly after the Orioles lost the longest game, time-wise, in the franchise’s history, manager Buck Showalter informally canvassed a few of veterans to see whether they...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The hot-stove Orioles rumor of the day involves the club being interested in signing free agent Jhonny Peralta to play left field, according to FOXSports.com.
First, let’s get out of the way why the Orioles would be intrigued by Peralta,...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The Orioles made several roster management moves Monday, including officially declining the $3 million option for 2014 in infielder Alexi Casilla's contract, buying it out for $200,000.
The 29-year-old infielder, who batted .214 in 62 games for the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:47 AM
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...