| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Chris Davis hadn’t made a start at third base since the last day of the 2011 season, so he didn't even have a third baseman's glove.
But with regular third baseman Manny Machado beginning to serve his five-game suspension Monday, the club moved...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:19 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Right fielder Nick Markakis ranked 10th among American League outfielders in the most recent All-Star Game fan balloting, but manager Buck Showalter campaigned Wednesday for the team's longest-tenured player to make his first...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:17 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Just three batters into his outing against the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday afternoon, Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman was already on the brink of disaster.
From his first pitches of the day, Gausman knew the strike zone was...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:16 PM
In a bizarre game that featured two of baseball's best third basemen jawing at each other, the league's top slugger attempting to steal home and a near-instant walkoff review, the Oakland Athletics outlasted the Orioles, 4-3, in 11 innings Friday night,...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- In recent days, the Orioles feared that the possibility of losing catcher Matt Wieters for the season was becoming closer to reality.
Still, the club clung to any shred of optimism that the two-time All-Star and two-time American...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:03 PM
HOUSTON -- Orioles catcher Matt Wieters isn't looking beyond Friday, when he is scheduled to throw for the first time in more than three weeks, but he's still encouraged by the progress with his right elbow.
"It’s gotten a lot better over the last...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:13 PM
It's tempting to look at the the uncertain status of Orioles slugger Chris Davis and think that the left oblique strain that forced him out of the lineup and onto the disabled list could not have come at a more inopportune time.
Of course, there’s...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:44 PM
The Orioles don’t necessarily need an explosive offensive effort every night if they can get the kind of solid starting pitching performance they received Saturday evening from Wei-Yin Chen.
They just need to make sure they get some offense...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The typically sound Orioles defense didn't help starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez on Sunday afternoon against the Kansas City Royals at Camden Yards.
Center fielder Adam Jones dropped a fly ball on the first play of the game that led to an unearned run,...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:40 AM
If the Orioles believe they can get Tuesday's game in, third baseman Manny Machado will be dressed for it, according to an industry source.
Machado will be in Baltimore today and, if the weather cooperates, he will be activated and playing in a major...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:07 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The drama of Thursday's night game had little to do with the Kansas City Royals' impressive hard-throwing rookie Yordano Ventura or another short but solid performance from the Orioles' Wei-Yin Chen.
No, this one was mostly...
| May 3, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In baseball, the effects of an erratic schedule can last for several days.
Even though they beat the Twins on Friday night after consecutive rainouts, a doubleheader and an ensuing early-morning arrival in Minnesota, Orioles manager Buck Showalter...