| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:42 AM
When the phrases “oblique strain” and “baseball player” are intertwined, it’s usually cringe-worthy.
Rarely is it ever good news. An oblique strain, depending on its severity, can sideline a player more than a month. It...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 9:51 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles outfielder Henry Urrutia received treatment on a sore throwing shoulder before Saturday’s Grapefruit League home opener, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said.
“He’s OK to hit, but he went in to get treated...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Even though Steve Clevenger (Mount St. Joseph) and Johnny Monell have experience playing elsewhere, don’t expect to see either anywhere but behind the plate this spring as they compete for the backup catching job.
Bench coach John Russell, a...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:35 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles will head down to Fort Myers today for their first spring meeting with the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park.
Left-hander Brian Matusz will start for the Orioles. He was originally scheduled to fly to Philadelphia to...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Delmon Young had two hits in three at-bats and has been swinging a hot bat since the intrasquad games.
“When you bring in guys who’ve been around, they know the gig,’’ Showalter said. “They’re not waiting to get their...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Lots of varied things coming out of manager Buck Showalter’s evening session with the media:
Roughly 30 players and staff will leave Friday’s 1:05 p.m. game at about 3 p.m. – after about four or five innings -- to board a charter plane...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:08 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Since Manny Machado's freak knee injury occurred last September under one of the most routine circumstances — his left knee buckled when his foot landed awkwardly as he rounded first base —the 21-year-old couldn't help...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:33 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- With just four days until Opening Day rosters must be finalized, the Orioles made four cuts Wednesday afternoon, optioning outfielder Henry Urrutia and right-hander Steve Johnson to Triple-A Norfolk and reassigning outfielder...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:13 AM
With the addition of right-hander Evan Meek on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league camp Wednesday, the Orioles now have 60 players set to attend spring training in Sarasota, Fla.
That could increase if Orioles executive vice president...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:46 PM
The Orioles made a significant attempt to bring Gavin Floyd home to Baltimore, according to an industry source, but the free-agent right-hander decided on a lesser, shorter deal with the Atlanta Braves in order to re-enter the open market again next...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:54 PM
The Orioles announced Thursday that they've signed four players -- infielders Ivan De Jesus Jr. and Chris Marrero, outfielder Xavier Paul and right-hander Fabio Castillo -- to minor league deals and invited all four to spring training.
| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:49 PM
Javonte Lain, a defensive end in the class of 2015 at Sandy Creek High in Tyrone, Ga., committed to Old Dominion while on a visit to Norfolk, according to 247sports.com.
Assistant coach Zohn Burden has recruited him...