| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:14 AM
When teams add players to their 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 draft, the moves don’t usually get a lot of fanfare.
The moves don't always involve the organization’s top prospects. Being protected means the player has been...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:42 AM
So the Orioles added a second baseman to their 40-man roster Monday. And it wasn’t Brian Roberts.
It was Cord Phelps, a former third-round pick by the Cleveland Indians who was put on waivers and claimed by the Orioles.
According to executive...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:42 PM
The Orioles don't have to make an official decision for a week, but they will tender contracts to all nine of their arbitration-eligible players, according to the club's top executive.
“We are planning on tendering those guys,” Orioles...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Happy Thanksgiving 2013. Let us give thanks for the food we are about to eat, the wine we are about to drink, the football game we are about to watch — Ravens versus Steelers, NBC, 8:30 p.m. — and the couches on which we are about to snore....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:16 AM
Despite one of their biggest wins of the year, the Orioles technically didn’t gain any ground in the American League wild-card race.
With the Texas Rangers’ 7-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, those two teams are now tied for the two AL wild-...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:04 PM
BOSTON – Chris Davis hit his way into the Orioles record books Tuesday night with his 51st home run of the season — a ball that caught the chilly New England air and suddenly took off, much like his breakout 2013 season — setting a new...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:34 AM
Orioles slugger Chris Davis set a single-season club record Tuesday night with his 51st home run of the season, breaking Brady Anderson's mark set in 1996.
Following the Orioles' 3-2 win over Boston on Tuesday night, Davis reflected on the historic...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The Orioles have agreed to a one-year, $1.025 million deal with outfielder Nolan Reimold, according to an industry source.
Reimold, who batted .195 with five homers in just 40 games last year due to a spine/neck injury that required surgery in July,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Lost in Monday night’s 11th-hour drama that saw the Orioles trade closer Jim Johnson to the Oakland A's were several roster moves the club also made prior to the midnight tender deadline.
The Orioles tendered contracts to their six remaining...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 9:40 AM
TORONTO – After Orioles slugger Chris Davis hit his 50th homer of the season Friday night, tying Brady Anderson’s franchise record for home runs in a single season, I asked Davis where this one ranked among his most memorable homers.
| 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...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:02 AM
I was putting together the American League Division Series previews and, for the first time this year, looked closely into the Boston Red Sox offense.
And then I had to, for my own curiosity, delve into the Orioles’ offense, for the sake of...