| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense.
Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Next week will be a busy one at The Warehouse as the Orioles intensify their search for a new pitching coach.
As we reported over the past few days, Rick Adair -- who took a personal leave of absence in August -- will not return as pitching coach in...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Violet Ripken, mother of Cal Ripken Jr., was able to fend off an attacker near an Aberdeen bank on Tuesday, and police arrested and charged a Havre de Grace man a short time later in connection with the incident.
Jesse Bowen, 33, of the 800 block of...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Date: June 22, 2013
Her story: Katherine Cox, 28, grew up in Baltimore. She is an exercise physiologist in the cardiac department at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital. Her mother, Donna Cox, works for the L. Warner Cos. Inc. in Timonium, and her father,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:40 PM
With 22 games remaining after Friday night's, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is still thinking optimistically.
He still believes the Orioles are capable of putting together a lengthy winning streak — something they really haven't done this season....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Lots of people think Friday the 13th is a bad thing. A day for unfortunate happenings and just plain old bad luck.
This past Friday was one of those days, but to be honest, it didn't seem to be all that bad from what I could tell.
Well, there was...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:53 PM
BOSTON – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel will start Friday’s series opener in Tampa Bay, filling in for right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who will miss his next turn in the rotation with a lingering right groin strain, manager Buck Showalter...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Sometimes, Randy Knorr sits in his room, all alone, and laughs. Late at night, he sits on his balcony overlooking Nationals Park. In the mornings, he leaves his apartment and thinks to himself, "Oh, my God. I get to go to that stadium to work." He works...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Jonathan Schoop was hanging out at his locker Wednesday afternoon when Orioles manager Buck Showalter, who had been talking with shortstop J.J. Hardy nearby, pointed to Schoop and said, "You and J.J. today."
"That's when I knew I was going to play...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Big 3D shoot
Monday, Sept. 2: The Baltimore Bowmen will hold their final 3D archery shoot of the season from 4 p.m. to dusk. Large and exotic animal targets include elk, caribou, mule deer, bears, mountain goats and dinosaurs. Open to the public. Cost...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Even though the Orioles entered their final series of the season chasing little more than pride, the American League East champion Boston Red Sox came to Camden Yards with plenty to play for. Boston entered its three-game series at Camden Yards with a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Orioles' season did not end the way they wanted, a feeling players and fans will wrestle with this week as fellow contenders begin the postseason.
From the broader perspective of a franchise recovering from 15 years of losing, however, the Orioles...