| Jul 14, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Jim Palmer is being honored with his sculpture today.
Several notables in attendance, none bigger than Brooks Robinson – who has missed the first two celebrations (Earl Weaver and Frank Robinson) due to health reasons. Brooks had his own ceremony...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 7:37 PM
The Orioles got both good and bad news from a MRI taken Saturday on pitcher Jason Hammel's painful right knee, which forced him out of Friday's game in the fourth inning.
There is no new damage, but loose-body cartilage has floated in a knee joint...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 1:03 PM
First baseman Joe Mahoney, who was designated for assignment by the Orioles earlier this week, has been claimed off waivers by the Florida Marlins.
Mahoney was designated on Wednesday to make room for newly acquired third baseman Danny Valencia. The...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:51 PM
The Orioles will unveil a bronze sculpture of Cal Ripken Jr. at Camden Yards on Thursday, the 17th anniversary of the day Ripken broke Lou Gehrig's record for consecutive games played.
There was probably a time early in the season when fans expected...
| Jul 28, 2012
"Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow?" It's probably coming in like gang busters right about now. You probably have more zucchini, string beans, corn, squash, cucumbers and maybe even some vine-ripened tomatoes than you know what to do...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:12 PM
The Orioles are deep into negotiations with the Philadelphia Phillies about acquiring right-hander Joe Blanton, but the amount of money the Orioles would have to pick up could be a sticking point in reaching an agreement before Tuesday's 4 p.m. non-waiver...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 3:05 AM
On the evening of June 23, the Edrington family left their Lutherville home for a night at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. They ate dinner at Dempsey's, had a few beers, and took a family photo with the man who plays the Ocean City lifeguard in television...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Ethel M. Folkemer, an artist and die-hard Orioles fan, died July 17 of heart failure at Morningside House, an Ellicott City assisted-living facility. She was 99.
The daughter of a steamship company worker and a homemaker, Ethel Marie Tillery was born...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Have you ever thought about what $31 buys in today's world? Maybe a vintage Brooks Robinson baseball card, depending on condition, would bring $31. Perhaps a half of a tank of gas. … if you're lucky. Indeed, $31 could buy a meal for two at...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Two days ago, Orioles Hall of Famer Eddie Murray received a sneak peek of the statue that would be unveiled Saturday in his honor.
With the switch-hitting Murray hitting from the left side, crouched low to the ground, bat barrel pointing to the sky in...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:18 PM
It's a sun-splashed morning in rolling southern Anne Arundel County, and a cluster of old oaks and maples make a fine canopy for the 25 gentlemen gathered at the cottage they see as a shrine.
Some wear seersucker blazers and boating shoes. Many sport...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 2:43 PM
The Orioles have called up first baseman Joe Mahoney from Triple-A Norfolk to replace injured infielder Wilson Betemit. This is Mahoney’s second stint with the big league club this season. He had a five-day call-up in July right before the All-...