| Jun 7, 2012
| 1:52 PM
The Orioles purchased the contract of 31-year-old left-handed reliever Rich Rundles from the Lancaster Barnstormers of the independent Atlantic League and will assign him to Norfolk, according to the Lancaster team’s web site. He was originally...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:32 PM
-- Orioles new scouting director Gary Rajsich said his goals heading into his first draft were simple: Get a couple top pitchers and then assemble a strong mix of players with differing skills.
"I think we got some players we really liked. We got a...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The Orioles’ fortunes changed dramatically over the course of 24 hours this weekend in Tampa Bay.
On Friday night, the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field was quiet — the air full of frustration — after the Orioles suffered their...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:53 PM
The Orioles placed rookie utility man Ryan Flaherty on the disabled list Wednesday so he can recover from a bacterial infection.
Flaherty was sent home early during Tuesday's game with tonsillitis and a 103-degree fever. The club was concerned Flaherty...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Without making a trade or claiming someone on the waiver wire, the Orioles have attempted to address their corner infield hole by calling up uber-prospect Manny Machado to play third base.
But that doesn’t mean executive vice president Dan Duquette...
| Aug 12, 2012
He's a legendary Baltimore Oriole, has starred in Miller Lite beer commercials, and in recent years, has become a barbecue king.
Yet to fans in Baltimore and beyond, John Wesley Powell Sr., is simply "Boog" — friendly and down-to-earth, despite all...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:50 PM
When Eddie Murray's sculpture is unveiled at Camden Yards this afternoon, if the sun catches the bronze just so, onlookers might get a glimpse of themselves in the reflection.
It's fitting for the Orioles' most prolific hitter ever. Writers, and even...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Aug. 14, 1998: Orioles catcher Chris Hoiles hits two home runs with the bases loaded in a 15-3 romp over the Indians in Cleveland. "My biggest asset is when I have a stick in my hands," says Hoiles, only the ninth player [and first catcher] to slug two...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 8:56 PM
It took 25-plus innings at Citi Field before the Orioles' offense finally woke up, finally shook off a near-historic malaise and put some runs on the board.
They only had two more innings to make the runs count, though. And they couldn't in a 4-3 loss...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 2:07 PM
The Orioles reunited with veteran reliever J.C. Romero Monday, acquiring the left-hander in a trade with the Cleveland Indians in exchange for minor league infielder Carlos Rojas, the team announced.
Romero was initially signed by the Orioles to a...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Five days after Steve Johnson won his first major league game, he's been called back up to Orioles. Johnson was sent down to Triple-A to make room for third baseman Manny Machado, but he never made a start for Norfolk, instead getting called up for the...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Jake Arrieta has wanted to be “the guy” for the Orioles. He loved getting the ball on Opening Day. He loves competing. And he was crestfallen when he was taken out of the rotation because of ineffectiveness earlier this month.
But he got a...