| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Dan Duquette spoke with reporters during tonight’s game in Boston.
Here is Duquette on various topics:
On the signing of Jamie Moyer to a minor league deal: “Jamie Moyer is a veteran pitcher and he has been a winning pitcher and we are...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Orioles outfielder Endy Chavez, his strained right hamstring still sore after pulling up lame rounding first base last night, is out of the lineup for tonight's game against the Pirates and is currently day-to-day.
Chavez said he didn't believe he...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 6:28 PM
The Orioles' decision to start right-hander Jake Arrieta on Wednesday instead of scheduled starter Brian Matusz included plenty of moving parts.
Matusz, who bunted a ball off his nose before Tuesday's game, said he could have pitched — X-rays taken...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Some highlights from Buck Showalter’s pre-game news conference:
Showalter confirmed that if the club wasn’t facing six games in National League parks without the designated hitter, it probably would have dealt with not having outfielder...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 9:25 AM
The Orioles have traded minor-league left-hander Cole McCurry to the Braves, reportedly for cash.
McCurry was 0-7 with a 6.10 ERA in 51 2/3 innings this season, mostly at Double-A Bowie, but had joined Triple-A Norfolk to work two outing in relief. Six...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Tonight, Dontrelle Willis will start a game for the Orioles’ Triple-A affiliate, the Norfolk Tides.
That in itself is news because Willis, the 2003 National League Rookie of the Year and 2005 NL Cy Young Award runner-up, left the Tides earlier this...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:27 PM
The Orioles haven’t been buyers at baseball’s trade deadline in seven years, but that could change this July, executive vice president Dan Duquette says.
“We are in contention, so we are going to do whatever we can to make the playoffs,...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 3:48 PM
The monster inning, the one that has haunted Jake Arrieta for much of this season, lurked on Sunday afternoon. It loomed in the third inning after a leadoff double was followed by a hit batsman, and again after Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Dontrelle Willis, the exuberant left-hander with the signature leg kick who was once the best young southpaw in baseball, has decided to retire.
Willis was trying to make a comeback with the Orioles, his fifth organization since the beginning of the 2010...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:27 PM
The Orioles have signed left-hander Dontrelle Willis to a minor-league contract, according to an industry source.
It is a split contract, which would pay him $700,000 if he remains in the major leagues all season.
He is scheduled to report to Sarasota...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Some notes from this morning’s sessions with Buck Showalter, Dan Duquette and other interviews:
Showalter expects some cuts today. But he said it is not a certainty.
He spent some time in the morning watching signee Dontrelle Willis on the back...