| Jan 22, 2012
For Josh Hamilton, these could have been truly glorious days.
If not for the Cardinals' fifth rally in Game 6, Hamilton still would be taking bows for hitting an extra-inning, game-winning home run in the World Series. His drive to center field should...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 2:38 PM
The bidding war for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is about to begin.
The 26-year-old Cuban defector was granted free agency Wednesday by Major League Baseball, meaning teams can begin contract negotiations. This week, Cespedes established Dominican...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 12:43 PM
The Orioles remain interested in signing free-agent outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, according to an industry source.
Cespedes, the highly-touted Cuban defector, received free-agent status from MLB on Wednesday and can now begin negotiating with clubs. MLB...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 3:00 AM
MLB.com and its prospects guru Jonathan Mayo listed the top 100 prospects in the sport this week.
There’s great news and not-so-good news for Orioles fans.
First, the good: The Orioles are the only team in baseball to have two players in the top...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 7:15 PM
I’ve gotten several emails in the past few days about the Orioles and their trade possibilities.
I've been asked why they haven't made a deal already for St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Kyle McClellan or the Texas Rangers' Koji Uehara or another fill-...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 12:30 PM
One of the biggest mysteries involving the Orioles’ success this season is how they can be 18 games over .500 and yet have been outscored by 21 runs this year.
The easy answer is that they have won 27 games by one run and 22 more by two runs. And...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 5:54 PM
As Yom Kippur begins Tuesday evening, Gil Kleiner plans to be in services at the Beth El Congregation without his iPhone, which will be sitting silently in his office at the synagogue registering an ESPN mobile app alert every time the Orioles score a run...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:48 PM
No sport lends itself more to comparative statistical analysis than major league baseball.
Crunch the numbers in key areas, stack them up against the others in the league and simple conclusions can be made.
Doing this with the Orioles' first half of the...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 6:00 AM
What do Zelous Wheeler, Rougned Odor, Bear Bay and Rock Shoulders have in common?
Well, they're all actual names of minor league baseball players. And they're all in the running for "Moniker Madness" -- a bracket-style tournament on milb.com that it...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:05 PM
CLEVELAND — Orioles designated hitter Jim Thome hasn't decided how much longer he wants to play, but he has a legitimate chance to catch an old teammate and friend on one of the most noteworthy lists in baseball history if he sticks around a little....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:18 PM
With roughly a week left before Tuesday’s 4 p.m. trade deadline, the Orioles are continuing to search for improvements.
And it is becoming increasingly clear that adding a corner infield bat with the ability to get on base at a high clip is a major...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:58 PM
The Fielding Bible Award selections, which will be featured in the Annual Bill James Handbook, were announced today, and Orioles catcher Matt Wieters did not repeat as a winner.
The awards, which go to the best defensive player at each position, no...