| May 29, 2014
| 6:22 AM
I was definitely right about yesterday being a grind after Memorial Day weekend. Throw in the underrated impact of 8 p.m. Orioles games and its been a tough week after the holiday. So as we're all dragging again this morning, enjoy the Coffee Companion,...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 6:59 AM
HOUSTON -- As poorly as the first two games of their four-game series here at Minute Maid Park went, the Orioles can still salvage a split with a win this afternoon against the Astros.
The Orioles will have to get through a familiar foe to get that win....
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:21 AM
I said yesterday in the Coffee Companion, where every weekday we recap the local sports headlines, that the Orioles cursed themselves by saying a six-man rotation was a possibility. Well…
- Chris Tillman failed to get out of the second inning for...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Maryland pitcher Jake Stinnett became the highest-drafted Terps player since 2007 when the Chicago Cubs selected him with the 45th overall pick in the second round in baseball's first-year player draft Thursday.
Stinnett began his career at Maryland...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Maryland baseball coach John Szefc has insisted ahead of the team's first NCAA Super Regional appearance Saturday in Virginia that his squad is comfortable and loose, despite having entered the year with no postseason experience.
It certainly helps that...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Players selected on the final day of the major league baseball first-year draft rarely receive national attention, but the Washington Nationals turned some heads Saturday by picking Ryan Ripken (Gilman), son of former Orioles great Cal Ripken Jr.
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:53 AM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Maryland baseball takes the field Sunday seeking a two-game sweep of rival Virginia in the NCAA super regional, and the stakes of Sunday’s game, the second of a best-of-three series, are simple.
A win by Maryland ends...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:32 PM
It didn't happen immediately, but Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen slowly is emerging as the pitcher who excelled for the club in its surprising 2012 playoff run.
That could be a huge development for a team that sits alone, at least for now, atop the...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 12:28 PM
The game tonight between the Orioles and the Tampa Bay Rays at Camden Yards is still scheduled for 7:05 p.m. despite a bleak forecast.
As of 3:10 p.m., it’s still raining at the ballpark, and the grounds crew just pulled the tarp off the infield...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:10 AM
Wood bats, regulation uniforms and a desire to compete against peers are just part of what drives Baltimore Senior Baseball Over 40 League players to lace up their spikes every Sunday morning from April to August for some old-fashioned hardball.
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:37 PM
The Orioles have signed veteran infielder Alex Gonzalez to a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, the club confirmed.
Gonzalez, who turns 37 in February, hit .177 with a .203 on-base percentage in 118 plate appearances...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The Orioles have enough interest in signing Korean right-hander Suk-min Yoon that they have made him an offer, according to an industry source.
Yoon has received multiple offers to pitch in the major leagues in 2014, but he has not yet made a decision,...