| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The Orioles have competition in the quest to sign Grant Balfour. They are one of three teams who have made the 35-year-old free-agent closer a two-year offer, according to an industry source.
Among the three offers Balfour is considering, one includes a...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:24 PM
The Orioles added more organizational depth Monday, claiming infielder Cord Phelps off waivers from the Cleveland Indians.
Phelps -- primarily a second baseman who has also played left field, third base and shortstop in the minors – played 53...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The lobby at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort quickly emptied out as Major League Baseball's winter meetings ended Thursday. While the Orioles only added a pair of Rule 5 draft picks this week, the club continued efforts to land a free-...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Don’t expect the Orioles to resolve their closer situation any time soon.
As the club tries to distance itself from the mess the situation with Grant Balfour created, the Orioles' external search still seems to be focused on free-agent right-...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:13 AM
The Orioles have just begun a stretch of 11 straight games against four of the losingest teams in baseball, and center fielder Adam Jones isn’t afraid to call out himself and his teammates for the way they have failed to store up wins against the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:26 PM
At 3 p.m. Wednesday, Steve Pearce was in Frederick preparing to take batting practice for his third rehabilitation game with the High-A Keys. By 7 p.m., Pearce was at Camden Yards, batting ninth as the Orioles’ designated hitter in an 11-0 loss to...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:02 PM
There's not a whole lot of mystery to this version of the Orioles.
Pitch well enough and hope for the home run — because no one in the sport is better at hitting baseballs a long way.
In an 11-8 slugfest victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Despite his status as a special assistant to the division-rival Toronto Blue Jays and only a short — yet decorated — tenure in Baltimore, Roberto Alomar called his induction into the Orioles Hall of Fame on Friday “a dream come true.&...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:29 PM
In the final six weeks of the 2012 season, Joe Saunders exhibited a bend-but-don’t-break style after coming over to the Orioles. The left-hander minimized damage to keep his team in the game long enough for the offense to come through, like in...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:35 PM
SAN DIEGO — Adam Jones had played just three major league games in his hometown before Tuesday night’s against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. But the Orioles center fielder — who was born just south of downtown in National City...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:13 AM
The Orioles begin a three-game series against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park tonight just two games out of the second American League wild-card spot.
I know it sounds familiar. The wild-card race changes dramatically every day and expect it to take...
| 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-...