| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Last night's Orioles game was a lot like the Scores Hockey game last night, in that we got out to an early lead and won a close one. So, there you go. This is the Coffee Companion, where we recap the previous day's local sports headlines.
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:01 AM
It's a pretty tough bid to have the Orioles go to the West Coast right after the break. We know they're playing, but it's not the same as sitting down at 7 and watching them every night. Oh well. At least it was a nice weekend. Here's the Coffee...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis knew that, eventually, the runs would come. Over the past four days, the Orioles had scored their share of runs, but the club’s recent offensive surge had not translated into wins.
Davis, who struggled to find his...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Right-hander Kevin Gausman, who was sent to Triple-A Norfolk following Friday’s game to allow the Orioles to add relief pitcher Brad Brach on Saturday, started Monday afternoon’s game for the Tides against Indianapolis at Harbor Park.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Orioles right-hander Bud Norris on Tuesday defended a tweet that gained national steam after it called the unprecedented extension signed by Houston Astros prospect Jonathan Singleton "terrible."
The 22-year-old Singleton, one of the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:35 PM
In recent years, the Orioles' first-round draft picks haven't required much seasoning before they arrived on Eutaw Street.
Manny Machado was up just over two years after his selection in 2010, while Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman, the club's last two...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:00 AM
With a lack of anything smart to say to lead off this edition of the Coffee Companion, let's tip our hat to beloved baseball man Don Zimmer, who passed away last night at the age of 83. You don't get the kind of universal acclaim he has without earning...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:01 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Orioles right-hander Tommy Hunter will pitch a minor league rehabilitation game Saturday at Low-A Delmarva, and he could return from the 15-day disabled list the next day.
Hunter, currently on the disabled list with a left groin...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:35 AM
After signing free agents Ubaldo Jimenez and Nelson Cruz in February, the Orioles forfeited their selections in the first two rounds of the first-year player draft that started Thursday.
The club also sent away its pick in the first competitive...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Third baseman Manny Machado will attend an appeal hearing Wednesday in an attempt to reduce his five-game suspension, and a final ruling could come by the end of the week.
Executive vice president Dan Duquette will join Machado at the hearing, which...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:41 PM
After he was scratched Wednesday from his scheduled start Friday, Orioles right-hander Bud Norris will undergo an MRI for his right groin injury during Thursday’s day off.
Norris threw a bullpen session before Wednesday night's game to test the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:37 AM
The Coffee Companion, where we recap the local sports headlines each weekday morning, is meant to look back, not forward. But how can you look back when the most important day since Rocky Balboa ended the Cold War is upon us?
- Today is the day. My...