| Feb 24, 2013
| 5:42 AM
Orioles fans who hoped to see Adam Jones, Matt Wieters and Nick Markakis at the team’s first road Grapefruit League game today against the Blue Jays in Dunedin will be disappointed.
Most of the team’s starters – with the exception of...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Travis Ishikawa doesn't remember getting hit square in the right cheek, only the glance of a fastball speeding at his head, then waking up on the ground thinking his jaw was shattered.
"I have to say it was the best hit by pitch...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:23 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles manager Buck Showalter made it clear Tuesday that top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman are part of the club’s major league plans by late 2013.
Meeting with the media on the day pitchers and catchers...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:05 AM
The Orioles have added to their outfield surplus by announcing the minor league signing of Chris Dickerson.
The 30-year-old Dickerson, who will receive a spring training invite, joins a crowded Orioles roster of veteran outfielders not on the 40-man...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Orioles minor league outfielder/first baseman Conor Jackson – who was the final cut in major league spring training this season – has abruptly retired, Triple-A Norfolk announced today.
Jackson, who signed a minor league deal this offseason,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:23 PM
The Orioles made a move Thursday night that likely solved their Opening Day roster logjam — for a few days, anyway.
Right-hander Chris Tillman was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left abdominal strain, retroactive to March 22, the...
| 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 30, 2013
| 6:50 AM
The Orioles are down to one roster decision: Steve Pearce or Conor Jackson for the reserve infielder-outfielder role.
Pearce and Jackson are down to one emotion: Anxiety.
“I need a Xanax prescription,” Jackson quipped.
Jackson, 30, has...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:19 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles hit four homers against the Mets and closed their Grapefruit League schedule with a 7-1 win over the New York Mets.
Three of those home runs caught in the wind blowing out in left field, which has been a constant at Ed...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 8:56 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Because of the surplus of minor league outfield depth the Orioles have, outfielders Xavier Avery and Lew Ford will open the season at Double-A Bowie, executive vice president Dan Duquette said Sunday.
Ford, 36, had a strong...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 1:46 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — In a battle that came down to the final day of spring training games and was compared by one of the candidates to "two heavyweights battling against each other," Steve Pearce beat Conor Jackson for the final spot on the Orioles' 25-...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 2:56 PM
If this is December, then there are a lot of Orioles fans who are wondering the same thing.
Why is it that every year at this time, the other American League East teams do their holiday shopping at Lord &Taylor and the Orioles seem to do most of...