| Jan 27, 2012
Pujols in short term
Dave van Dyck
Are we talking long- or short-term?
For the next three years, Pujols will mean more to the Angels than Fielder will to the Tigers. After that, the roles reverse, only because of Pujols' age (no matter...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 9:03 AM
There’s been a whole lot of speculation on what the Orioles are going to do with Adam Jones this offseason.
The 26-year-old former Gold Glove center fielder and 2009 All Star is under the Orioles’ control for two more years. He has emerged as...
| May 11, 2012
| 8:37 PM
Nick Johnson’s brief career in an Oriolesuniform offered few highlights until Friday night.
The 33-year-old had grown frustrated with his inability to contribute to the burgeoning Orioles offense. It seemed as though he had left his bat at spring...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:59 AM
The Orioles announced their lineup of pre-game activities for Friday’s Opening Day today, with a nod to the 20th anniversary of Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Fans are encouraged to be in their seats by 2:30 p.m., when ceremonies will begin. Gates...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 6:48 AM
As soon as the gates opened at noon Friday, Peter Hudak raced up the stairs to the new rooftop deck behind the center-field wall of Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
The Columbia resident held a standing-room-only ticket, and his plan all along was to...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Orioles Gold Glove right fielder Nick Markakis, who has been bothered for months by what he initially thought was a deep bone bruise near his abdomen, had surgery Thursday to repair an abductor muscle and his rectus abdominis, also known as the “...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
A moody tavern. An extraordinary cocktail. The easy lapping of bay water against the banks of the Inner Harbor. Duckpin lanes. Old Bay. Art in an otherwise empty storefront. For all of these things, and for so many more, people love Baltimore. People feel...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 6:20 PM
The Orioles apparently are inching closer to the selection and hiring of a new head of baseball operations as the clock begins to tick on what could be a very important offseason for the struggling franchise.
Toronto Blue Jays executive Tony LaCava was...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 7:22 PM
The names Roberto Alomar and Pat Gillick conjure memories of the last good days the Orioles have had, days when the playoffs were not foreign, mysterious territory.
As the former Orioles second baseman and the club's ex-general manager prepare to be...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 8:25 PM
For the first time in 13 years, the Orioles have multiple Gold Glove winners.
Catcher Matt Wieters and right fielder Nick Markakis, both of whom had never won a Rawlings Gold Glove previously, became the first set of Orioles teammates to capture...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:06 PM
The Orioles' 8-6 loss to the Blue Jays Tuesday night ended with catcher Matt Wieters watching his team's failed comeback from a seven-run deficit in the visiting clubhouse of the Rogers Centre, banished from the field after receiving the first ejection of...
| May 30, 2012
| 11:37 AM
"Use a knife, Junior," Bill Ripken said to his older sibling, Cal Jr., as the two sat picking at a pile of steamed blue crabs Wednesday morning at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen. "Try some finesse. You're going to smash the shell all into the meat and not get...