| May 29, 2014
| 4:30 AM
MILWAUKEE -- Through the Orioles’ ups and downs this season -- and there have been plenty already -- there has been one constant: Nelson Cruz.
Boy, has that guy been tremendous.
Cruz hit two more homers last night, and he now leads the major...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 4:38 PM
HOUSTON -- The Orioles will adjust their starting rotation following Monday’s day off, pushing right-hander Bud Norris back one day.
Norris was initially scheduled to pitch Tuesday’s series opener in Texas, but right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Bud Norris has been in Baltimore for almost a year, but it appears he’s kept a keen eye on the goings-on back in Houston.
The Orioles right-hander took to Twitter Tuesday morning to tear into the contract extension the Astros signed prospect Jon...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Now that Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has apologized for Sunday’s bat-throwing incident, his fate is in the hands of Major League Baseball.
A decision on a suspension is expected to come down at some point on Tuesday. I’d be surprised...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 8:56 PM
The Orioles needed a deep outing from right-hander Bud Norris on Monday night against the Boston Red Sox after the club’s bullpen accounted for 6 2/3 innings the previous day.
Norris gave the Orioles just that, recording his best start since...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The Orioles lost their primary starting-rotation insurance Friday afternoon when veteran left-hander Johan Santana tore his left Achilles tendon in Sarasota, Fla., ending his 2014 season.
At 35, Santana's playing future also may be in jeopardy
| 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 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 17, 2014
| 4:57 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles' starting rotation will remain in turn for this weekend's series against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said.
Showalter had an opportunity to tweak his rotation after Thursday&...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Orioles right-handed relievers Darren O'Day and Tommy Hunter have been good friends for years. They even have vacationed together in the offseason.
But there is a friendly rivalry brewing between the two, caused by bullpen-homer-gate.
In the fifth...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:28 PM
There’s no secret formula, no sudden epiphany. If the Orioles are going to compete in the American League East all year, they need to get consistent, quality starting pitching.
If the last week is any indication, the Orioles’ rotation is...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Over the first two weeks of the season, left-hander Zach Britton has become a valuable weapon for the Orioles out of the bullpen.
Britton provided more evidence of that during the Orioles' 3-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday afternoon,...