| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:11 PM
Roughly four hours before Tuesday’s first pitch at Camden Yards, Orioles manager Buck Showalter held a meeting with his players and staff to ensure them that proper safety precautions were being made in light of Monday’s Boston Marathon...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
.341 -- Matt Wieters’ career batting average against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Orioles catcher Matt Wieters has been slumping over the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:30 AM
One of the things that may have gotten lost in the Orioles' 6-2 loss to the Rays on Wednesday night is that Adam Jones’ two-run homer in the third inning was overturned by umpires after a video review of the play.
By my count – and I’m...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:25 AM
When Gordon Huggins reported to Oriole Park on Sept. 30, he knew it might be his final time in the stadium. His fellow ushers knew it, too.
After 50 years as an Orioles usher, Huggins decided to retire at the end of this season. His 50-year recognition...
| May 6, 2012
| 7:12 PM
J.J. Hardy has done plenty to help the Orioles this season with his glove, but it wasn't until Sunday when he felt his bat was catching up.
In the Orioles' 17-inning 9-6 win over the Red Sox, Hardy had a career-high five hits, including two solo homers...
| May 6, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Chris Davis hadn't thrown a pitch in nearly six years, dating to his days as a draft hopeful playing at a small junior college in Corsicana, Texas.
But more than five hours — and 15 innings — into the Orioles' series finale with the Red Sox...
| May 18, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Thanks to Tuesday night's rainout at Fenway Park, the Orioles are still at the 40-game mark. It is a convenient time to take a look at how the players have fared so far in 2011. Regular position players have had around 150 plate appearances and the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Southwest Airlines Flight 327 from BWI to Boston has been delayed slightly today, but that hasn’t dampened the enthusiasm of what looks like an Orioles fan charter. There are dozens of people in Orioles regalia ready to cheer on the team during...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 4:28 PM
BOSTON – When the Orioles acquired Jim Thome in early July, they did so hoping the 42-year-old had enough hits left in his bat to help get them get to the postseason for the first time in 15 years.
Thome himself said being thrust into a pennant...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 6:03 PM
BOSTON -- Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel threw a brief side session from halfway up the mound before Friday’s series opener against the Boston Red Sox, the first time he threw downward since coming out of his Sept. 11 start with pain in his...
| May 23, 2012
| 6:32 PM
Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts made his first competitive appearance on a baseball field in more than a year at Prince George's Stadium on Wednesday night and enjoyed every relatively uneventful minute of it.
"It was exciting…fun," he said....
| May 5, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Before the masses start thinking that there’s a rift between Orioles third baseman Mark Reynolds and manager Buck Showalter, let’s squash that -- and tell you about what you don’t see on television.
What you did see Friday night in...