| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:52 AM
I ran into Jim Callis and John Manuel, the editors of Baseball America, a few minutes ago.
The duo knows minor league baseball and its players as well as anybody, so I asked them about T.J. McFarland, the 23-year-old left-handed pitcher that the Orioles...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Sorry if it is chilly in the bar here this weekend. All the windows are open.
I’m just trying to fill my lungs with oxygen after spending all week in the recycled air of the Gaylord Opryland Hotel. So grab a bar stool and a parka.
| May 19, 2013
| 11:41 AM
May 23, 1991: Mired in last place, the Orioles fire manager Frank Robinson and promote Johnny Oates, 45, the team's first base coach and a former Baltimore player. Oates will manage nearly four years here (291 wins and 270 losses) before going to Texas,...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 1:20 PM
April 22, 2001: In a stunning upset, Baltimore's Hasim Rahman knocks out world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis to take the title. A right cross to Lewis' chin floors the 1988 Olympic gold medalist in the fifth round in South Africa. Seven months later,...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 12:04 PM
April 12, 2001: Make it 32 consecutive wins for the Maryland women's lacrosse team, which defeats No. 5 Georgetown, 13-9. Jen Adams scores six times for the Terps, reigning national champions.
April 12, 1988: After losing their first six games, the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 5:25 PM
BOSTON -- The Orioles traded veteran reliever Luis Ayala to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday, receiving minor league left-handed reliever Chris Jones in return. But the move was less about unloading Ayala than it was allowing the Orioles the opportunity to...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 4:30 AM
We’ve discussed pitching a lot this offseason. The Orioles have a surplus of it. Their bullpen returns entirely intact and the club’s starting rotation looks pretty solid going into the spring.
So where does Rule 5 pick T.J. McFarland fit...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:47 PM
BOSTON -- The Orioles’ trade of veteran right-hander reliever Luis Ayala allowed the team the get back to a conventional 12-pitcher staff and seven-man bullpen – and the move was also a show of confidence in Rule 5 pick T.J. McFarland....
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:40 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said after Thursday night’s game that he doesn’t believe the decision to place right-hander Chris Tillman on the 15-day disabled list before the season starts was a difficult one for Tillman to accept....
| Mar 29, 2013
| 5:02 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles manager Buck Showalter spent much of Friday afternoon telling players who will and won’t be making the club’s 25-man roster — leaving him with only one decision remaining.
Steve Pearce and Conor Jackson...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 11:06 AM
April 4, 2006: Maryland wins its first NCAA women's basketball championship, 78-75 over Duke. Down by 13 points in the second half, the Terps (34-4) rally as freshman Kristi Toliver hits a 3-point basket with six seconds left in regulation to send the...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:44 PM
The Orioles have decided to take advantage of a new rule that allows for the hiring of a seventh coach.
Former big league catcher Einar Diaz, who was ticketed to be the field coach at Bowie, will now be an assistant major league coach, helping hitting...