| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:27 PM
BOSTON — The Orioles had few answers to Boston right-hander John Lackey on Thursday night, and after their 3-1 loss to the Red Sox, there was little consolation in the fact that they left Fenway Park having taken two of three from the team with...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:00 AM
BOSTON -- The Orioles head to Tampa Bay for a four-game series against the Rays with their season on the line.
The Rays are tied with the Rangers for the two AL wild-card spots. If the Orioles leave Tropicana Field on Monday night having won three of...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:33 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With his offense failing to score more than three runs in four of the previous five games, Orioles manager Buck Showalter shuffled his lineup rather drastically on Friday against the Tampa Bay Rays and their ace, lefty David...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – It started out as a must-win.
It eventually became a must-end.
On Friday night (and Saturday morning), the Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays combined for the longest game, time-wise, in both franchises’ histories, a six...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:39 AM
When the Orioles game began today at 1:10 p.m., less than 12 hours after Friday night’s marathon game ended, catcher Matt Wieters and second baseman Brian Roberts were not in the starting lineup.
Wieters, 27, caught all 18 innings Friday night and...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Even Ryan Flaherty was surprised when he received a call Wednesday morning telling him he was being recalled by the Orioles after just eight games at Triple-A Norfolk.
When the Orioles sent Flaherty to the minors, the purpose was to get him more at-...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Faced with the task of adding four starting pitchers to the American League Division Series roster that were excluded from the one-game wild-card team, Orioles manager Buck Showalter decided to go with Tommy Hunter's experience in the postseason and as...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:58 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming night for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Hammel re-injures right knee in 9-2 win over Tampa Bay...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 4:19 PM
NEW YORK -- After going through an early-season 1-for-18 slump, third baseman Manny Machado is starting to find his comfort zone in the No. 2 spot in the Orioles batting order.
Since hitting the game-winning home run in the team’s 8-5 comeback win...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Baseball or Beethoven? Block party with live music, or couch party to watch the playoffs?
"It's a happy dilemma to have," says Mike Evitts, a spokesman for the Downtown Partnership, among a number of groups whose previously scheduled events this week...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter often talks about the importance of separating emotion from every play of a baseball game — every pitch, every swing, every catch.
But the swing of emotion the Orioles rode Saturday night — seeing right...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:13 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Despite everything they accomplished last season, the Orioles realize they will spend the next six months still proving people wrong.
Coming off a year in which they defied the odds and scoffed at conventionality, these Orioles...