| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Inside the Orioles clubhouse, there wasn't much argument whether their 11-0 loss to the Houston Astros was one of their worst performances of the year.
In the month of July, the Orioles made three trades to bolster their pitching to make a run for the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Facing an ever-shifting cast of Houston starting pitchers over the past three days, it took the Orioles’ bats a little time to warm up in taking two of three from the Astros.
Against right-hander Lucas Harrell, left-hander Brett Oberholtzer and...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Sometimes statistics don’t mesh with perception.
In the case of Orioles lefty Wei-Yin Chen and his struggles in the late innings, things match up.
Chen was cruising on Sunday afternoon when he got to the seventh. He had given up just four hits,...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Chris Tillman, who in the past year has transformed from promising arm to All-Star, shut down a dangerous Oakland Athletics lineup through eight innings Saturday afternoon for one of the Orioles' most dominating starting performances of the season.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:09 PM
BOSTON — If right-hander Chris Tillman is indeed the Orioles' ace, if he is indeed a bona fide top-of-the-rotation starter who can walk into any situation against any opponent and succeed, than he had the perfect opportunity to prove it Thursday...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Perhaps I am exaggerating a tad, but it seems like every time another club makes a personnel move, I get an email or a tweet from an Orioles fan wondering if it could affect the Orioles.
If a player is rumored to be on the trade block or gets non-...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:00 AM
It’s one of those baseball statistics that’s hard to believe.
I checked it a couple times to make sure I hadn’t missed anyone. And I really believe I haven’t.
According to baseball-reference.com, there are 44 active major...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
While many big league teams will start their seasons today and the Texas Rangers and Houston Astros kicked off 2013 last night (Anyone see Erik Bedard warming up in the Astros bullpen with Dennis Martinez looking on? Or Dave Trembley slapping Rick Ankiel&...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 2:55 PM
Once the Orioles claimed second baseman Alexi Casilla off waivers from the Minnesota Twins earlier this month, it appeared that Robert Andino's days in an Orioles uniform were numbered.
Instead of facing the decision of whether to non-tender Andino by...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Trayvon Robinson, the 25-year-old outfielder the Orioles received in Tuesday’s trade with the Seattle Mariners for infielder Robert Andino, is an intriguing player, though the reality is he may never become a big league regular. The Orioles view him...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:11 PM
One night after rejuvenating a skeptical but eager fan base with an exhilarating victory against the bullies of the American League East, the Orioles took on the New York Yankees again at a rocking Camden Yards on Friday night.
This time, there were no...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Thanks to a solo home run from Matt Wieters, the Orioles knocked Mariners starter Erik Bedard out in the seventh inning of Tuesday’s game. But in allowing two runs in 6 1/3 innings, Bedard helped the Mariners hang around long enough to break through...