| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Former Orioles great Jim Palmer had his three Cy Young Award plaques hanging on his wall. His Gold Glove awards are in storage.
They’re mementos of accomplishments he will always remember and cherish, but Palmer says he didn’t need them to...
| Jul 3, 2012
Having grown up around Orioles baseball, Steve Johnson's dream was always to play for his hometown team.
That dream came true Sunday, when the St. Paul's alum was told he was being recalled by the Orioles. His first call was to his father, former Orioles...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:06 PM
With the non-waiver trade deadline coming at the end of the month, the Orioles are "going hard" after Milwaukee Brewers' Zack Greinke, according to an industry source.
The source, an executive with another big-league club, said the Orioles appear to be...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:00 AM
After six rocky years, which included a multi-million-dollar signing bonus, several position changes and a drug suspension, the Orioles will be cutting ties with former first-round pick Billy Rowell.
Rowell, the ninth overall selection in the 2006 draft,...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:29 PM
The beauty of baseball is that even fat guys can play it, and play it well. It's the most democratic of sports. You can be chunky, you can be roly-poly, you can be out and out blubbery and still find a place in this game.
I should know. I played it for...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 1:43 PM
July 9, 1997: Roland "Bud" Slimmer Jr. of Lutherville lays the first of 1.2 million bricks for the Ravens' new stadium at Camden Yards. "This is all becoming a routine," said Slimmer, a 68-year-old mason who had helped construct Memorial Stadium, which...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:55 AM
If you can handle another six hours of baseball today – and you have access to more than just the local baseball broadcast – you have the option of watching a pretty amazing split doubleheader tonight.
The Tampa Bay Rays need to right...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Four years into his major league career, Jim Palmer had gone from being a 19-year-old phenom to a World Series hero who outpitched Sandy Koufax before his 21st birthday to a sore-armed 23-year old trying to figure out a suddenly clouded future.
| Jul 14, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The pose was pure Jim Palmer. The ceremony to unveil his sculpture, as you might expect, was pitch perfect.
Palmer became the third Orioles great to be immortalized in bronze and put on display in the Garden of Greats behind center field at Camden...
| May 7, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Chris Davis strolled to his locker in the Orioles clubhouse Monday and was immediately surrounded by a large scrum of TV cameras, tape recorders and notepads.
He looked at the media mob and flashed an amused smile.
“What do you guys want to talk...
| May 9, 2012
| 10:36 AM
Left-hander Dontrelle Willis has dropped his grievance against the Orioles, and will return to the organization tomorrow, his agent confirmed.
Willis, the 2003 NL Rookie of the Year and 2005 NL Cy Young Award runner-up, was signed by the Orioles to a...
| May 9, 2012
| 6:52 PM
The last time Koji Uehara was around the Orioles, he was saying tearful goodbyes in the visitor's clubhouse at Yankee Stadium last July.
This week, Uehara was back at Camden Yards, this time with the Texas Rangers, the club that acquired him from the...