| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:49 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Henry Urrutia will make his second major league start tonight, hitting eighth as the Orioles' designated hitter against the Kansas City Royals.
Both of the left-handed Urrutia's starts have come against right-handed starters. Right-...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:31 PM
When Chris Tillman was struggling in past years, when he was yo-yoing between Triple-A and the majors and perhaps falling out of favor with the organization's decision makers, the Orioles right-hander never made excuses, always putting the blame on...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:12 AM
When the Boston Red Sox would visit Camden Yards in the past, a large chunk of Red Sox fans would dominate the stands and turn the ballpark into “Fenway South,” as center fielder Adam Jones called it.
But in Friday night’s 6-0 win over...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The Orioles lost 7-3 to the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
Stephen Drew had two homers and five RBIs. The Orioles stranded nine baserunners.
But the lasting image from a weird, emotionally charged evening was Boston designated hitter...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 3:17 PM
It took L.J. Hoes a roundabout way to get to from Triple-A Norfolk to Baltimore this weekend, but the outfielder eventually made it to the Orioles to make his first major league start.
Hoes left Rochester, N.Y., on Saturday evening with the goal to make...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The Orioles entered this weekend with the opportunity to knock the Boston Red Sox out of first place in the AL East. And even though the Orioles – following a 5-0 shutout loss to Boston on Sunday afternoon – allowed the Red Sox to leave...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:00 AM
I don't get it: Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz, in a fit of pique, smashes a dugout telephone on national television and does not receive a fine or suspension ("No answer," July 29).
I suppose he's too valuable to the Red Sox to upset....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 8:57 PM
Chris Davis groans at the mere mention of it.
“I think it's becoming the new trend,” the Orioles first baseman says. “I'm not a big fan.”
He's talking about the shifts that have swept through baseball in recent years as teams...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 4:52 PM
One quality that has made Miguel Gonzalez such a valuable pitcher to the Orioles has been his ability to block out distractions. When on the mound, the Orioles right-hander is rarely rattled, and that’s why he’s pitched so well in his brief...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:30 AM
When the ball flies off the bat, Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis is often used to seeing it distinctly outlined against a backdrop of green seats up the third base line.
In the Orioles’ four-game series against the Boston Red Sox this weekend,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:44 PM
After right-hander Kevin Gausman allowed six hits and two runs in 5 1/3 innings Thursday night against the Boston Red Sox, he was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk.
It had little to do with how he pitched.
The Orioles needed another arm in the bullpen...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 5:28 AM
The Orioles’ 5-4 win in 13 innings over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night featured a potential future ace, one of the game’s current top hitters and one of the best power hitters of the past decade.
With right-hander Kevin Gausman on...