| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Angels hitting their stride
The Angels got off to a terrible start, but when you go out in the offseason and sign one of the game's all-time best hitters and add a high-quality starter to a team that's already got a very...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 6:39 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The last time slugger Albert Pujols faced the Orioles in a regular-season matchup, Friday's starter Brian Matusz was in high school, Buck Showalter was in his first year managing the Texas Rangers and outfielder Nick Markakis had...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Across baseball circles, the Orioles' acquisition of right-hander Jason Hammel was seen as pre-spring training snoozer.
But over his first four starts in a Baltimore uniform, Hammel has made the majors take notice.
Hammel -- who came to Baltimore with a...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 5:15 AM
As a Baltimore native, Orioles spring training season ticket holder and longtime Jeremy Guthrie fan, I'm saddened that my favorite pitcher was traded to the Rockies ("Orioles' spring version of the show: 'As the Rotation Turns,'" Feb. 8).
| Sep 11, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel, making his second start since returning from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, left Tuesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays in the fourth inning with an injury to that knee.
After delivering a first-pitch...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:58 AM
The Orioles officially announced their 2013 schedule this afternoon and they will open the regular season on the road in Tampa Bay against the Rays on April 2.
The club's home opener will be on Friday, April 5 against the Minnesota Twins.
| Apr 28, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Rookie utility man Ryan Flaherty started just one game in the club's first 16 games and now has started each of the past four, including in right field Saturday night — the first time he had appeared there as a major leaguer.
“I think every...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 12:30 PM
One of the biggest mysteries involving the Orioles’ success this season is how they can be 18 games over .500 and yet have been outscored by 21 runs this year.
The easy answer is that they have won 27 games by one run and 22 more by two runs. And...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel says he's a much different pitcher from the one who last faced the New York Yankees in 2008.
Through four starts this season, Hammel — acquired in the February trade that sent No. 1 starter Jeremy Guthrie to the...
| May 7, 2012
| 6:03 PM
A day after lasting just 4 1/3 innings in Sunday's marathon in Boston, right-handed starter Tommy Hunter was sent to Triple-A Norfolk, a move needed to bolster a bullpen that had to pitch 12 2/3 innings in one day.
"I didn't throw well and they had to...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Needing to make room on the roster for Friday's starter Dana Eveland, the Orioles decided to place reliever Matt Lindstrom on the 15-day disabled list with a right middle finger injury.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said after the game that Lindstrom'...
| May 24, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Xavier Avery could have excelled in any sport, but he chose baseball because he saw it as a game his talents could grow into with hard work. He enjoyed the challenge of playing a sport in which there's always room for improvement — where getting...