| Apr 13, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Colby Rasmus has homered in consecutive games. The one Saturday night against Tommy Hunter put the game into extra innings.
And his blast in the first inning Sunday also had some significance. Rasmus' homer against...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 3:29 PM
NEW YORK — The Orioles made major switches at the catcher position on the first day of roster expansion Sunday, designating backup Taylor Teagarden for assignment while purchasing the contract of veteran Chris Snyder and Baltimore native Steve...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Lots of little news with the Orioles today.
Jason Hammel, who has been on the disabled list since July 31 with a flexor mass strain in his right forearm, was activated but likely won’t pitch before Saturday, unless he is needed in an emergency...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:04 PM
After lasting just 2 1/3 innings Wednesday in his first big league start since July, lefty Zach Britton's next appearance seemed tenuous.
It's now expected to happen within the next week — for the short-season Single-A Aberdeen IronBirds....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 12:01 AM
SEATTLE —In recent years, the Orioleshave experienced plenty of these games in September, when a contender demolishes and demoralizes an overmatched also-ran playing out the string.
Almost exclusively, though, the Orioles were on the wrong end of...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:59 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — After going through a span of 43 games without drawing a walk, Orioles center fielder Adam Jones has suddenly drawn four in his past three games entering Saturday.
Jones had just 14 walks in 417 plate appearances this season...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Infielder Jonathan Schoop, the Orioles’ top position player prospect who has missed the past two months with a stress fracture in his lower back, returned to action earlier Thursday in the Gulf Coast League.
Schoop went 0-for-2 with a walk in...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:34 PM
There was plenty of motivation for Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman on Monday night if he wanted to seize it.
He was facing the Seattle Mariners, the team that traded him away in 2008; his Orioles are in a surprising pennant race; his fellow...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 5:44 PM
The Orioles acquired minor league outfielder Eric Thames from the Seattle Mariners’ organization Sunday afternoon for infielder Ty Kelly.
Thames, 26, has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk. He is currently on the disabled list with a non-...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:59 PM
The Orioles opened their first road trip of the year — a three-city, 10-game swing that will take them to two countries and four time zones — under a closed roof at Rogers Center on Friday night.
That set the stage for a home run derby...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 5:18 PM
When switch-hitting catcher Matt Wieters homered in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night, it was his sixth home run of the season and all of them have come from the left side of the plate. That's not a tremendous statistical...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:04 PM
It had been nearly 18 months since Brian Matusz pitched a game with the precision of the one he threw against the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night.
During Matusz’s dubious losing streak – the longest in the major leagues – the...