| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif — Orioles manager Buck Showalter's focus was on the Oakland Athletics on Friday night, but that doesn’t mean he didn’t have an eye on what was happening in Charlotte.
Right-hander Jake Arrieta, who was demoted Monday...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The start time of the Orioles’ June 30 game against the New York Yankees, originally a 1:35 p.m. game, has been moved to 8:05 p.m. because it was selected to be that week’s ESPN Sunday Night Baseball telecast.
It will be the first ESPN...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 9:21 AM
It was the spring of Gavin Floyd's senior year, and professional baseball scouts were flocking to his games at Mount St. Joseph High School.
A right-handed pitcher with a blazing fastball and knee-buckling curve, Floyd was considered one of the top...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
.368 -- Manny Machado’s batting average on the road in 2013.
Machado is batting .274 in 28 games at Camden Yards this season with 10...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 4:05 PM
April 20, 2002: The Ravens select Miami safety Ed Reed with their No. 1 pick (24th overall) in the NFL draft. It's the first time the club has failed to get a college player ranked among its top 15 choices.
April 20, 1985: The Skipjacks, Baltimore's...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 11:10 AM
The Orioles and representatives for free agent right-handed pitcher Brett Myers have not had any conversations since the groups arrived in Nashville on Sunday night and no meetings have been set up at this point.
If the Orioles have any interest in...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 8:22 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Orioles added their latest reclamation project Wednesday, agreeing to terms with first baseman Conor Jackson on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, executive vice president Dan Duquette...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Bob Turley, a hard-throwing right-hander who won the Orioles’ first home game, died of liver cancer early Saturday morning, according to his son Terry Turley. He was 82.
Turley pitched one season for the Orioles in 1954, their first in Baltimore,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:28 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming day for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Orioles blasted by Yankees in series finale
Markakis to have...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 10:55 AM
I'm sure many of you will disagree, but this time of the year is among the best during our calendar year.
The weather is slowly getting warmer most days, baseball is back, March Madness comes to its conclusion in April and NASCAR is early in its season,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Orioles fans stood and applauded Friday as an image of Joe Flacco hoisting the Lombardi Trophy flashed on the video board at Camden Yards, part of an Opening Day tribute to the Super Bowl champion Ravens.
But the friendly public moment belied a bit of...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Now that the Orioles and Ravens have announced they could not reach a compromise on the Sept. 5 date, and the NFL says the Ravens will start the season on the road, it’s fair to say that nobody won this debacle. It’s a losing proposition all...