| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Orioles have signed left-hander Aaron Laffey, a Cumberland native and Allegany High graduate, to a minor league contract, the team announced Thursday.
The deal does not include an automatic invitation to major league spring training camp. Laffey...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:15 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. -- The Orioles made their four-year deal with right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez official on Wednesday afternoon, setting the stage for a Thursday morning press conference to introduce the club’s top free-agent acquisition.
To make room on...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:49 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Just minutes into the news conference that introduced him Thursday morning as the Orioles’ largest signing of a free-agent pitcher in franchise history, right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez acknowledged the club’s uncommonly...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:35 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — It was only two innings of a spring training exhibition in the first week of March — not exactly Game 7 of the World Series — but Ubaldo Jimenez’s Orioles debut Friday couldn’t have gone much smoother....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:33 PM
After losing their fifth consecutive game on Monday, a 5-4 decision to the Tampa Bay Rays that ended when pinch-hitter James Loney smashed a walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth against reliever Tommy Hunter, the Orioles are freefalling out of...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Fate has not been friendly to the Orioles so far this offseason, but frustration might have reached its peak on Friday, when the team cut ties with a player who would have been its prize acquisition of the hot-stove season, further compounding the club&...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:48 AM
With the decision on Grant Balfour in limbo, the Orioles are expected to turn their sights to former Tampa Bay Rays closer Fernando Rodney, according to an industry source.
The Orioles had several discussions with Rodney before Balfour agreed to a two-...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:45 PM
The highlight of the Orioles’ offseason was supposed to take place Friday morning, when the club would emerge from a sleepy offseason and introduce new closer Grant Balfour during a news conference at the Warehouse.
But Balfour’s two-year,...
| 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 28, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Nobody in the Orioles clubhouse is going to cop to this, but their chances of winning the American League East title have all but evaporated. Tuesday night’s lopsided loss to the Red Sox, combined with the distance the Orioles are behind the Tampa...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Throughout the many obstacles of a long baseball season, the Orioles clubhouse is usually flowing with optimism, even during the toughest moments.
But following a deflating 2-0 loss to the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on Saturday afternoon,...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 6:43 PM
CLEVELAND – When Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis was called out on an appeal play in the second inning of the Orioles’ 7-2 win over Cleveland on Monday, manager Buck Showalter couldn’t argue much because he was following the path...