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  • As playoff ticket invoices hit the mail, this year seems different for Orioles

    As playoff ticket invoices hit the mail, this year seems different for Orioles
    There was a time when such a scene exceeded the imagination of a new generation of Orioles fans. On the fourth floor of the B&O Warehouse, Orioles employees stuffed envelopes with playoff ticket order forms and dispatched them to season-ticket holders...
  • After losing series against Indians, Orioles turn their attention to the Windy City

    After losing series against Indians, Orioles turn their attention to the Windy City
    CHICAGO – The Orioles open a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox on the South Side tonight at U.S. Cellular Field. The Orioles are coming off their first series loss since dropping two of three in Oakland on July 18-20, and they have...
  • Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez to start Saturday against St. Louis Cardinals

    Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez to start Saturday against St. Louis Cardinals
    TORONTO -- Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez will come off the 15-day disabled list and return to the starting rotation for Saturday’s interleague game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Camden Yards, Showalter said Thursday. Since Jimenez returned from...
  • With bullpen an option, Orioles still deciding how to use Ubaldo Jimenez

    With bullpen an option, Orioles still deciding how to use Ubaldo Jimenez
    TORONTO — The Orioles still don’t know their next step with pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, but sending the veteran right-hander to the bullpen for the time being is among the possibilities. Jimenez, who remains on the 15-day disabled list with a...
  • Orioles playing matchups against Toronto Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle

    Orioles playing matchups against Toronto Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle
    TORONTO – Orioles first baseman Chris Davis will hit from the No. 7 spot tonight for the first time since Sept. 23, 2012, and Delmon Young will bat cleanup for the second time in three games. Orioles manager Buck Showalter said the revamped roster...
  • Behind trio of left-handers led by Wei-Yin Chen, Orioles beat Mariners, 2-1

    Behind trio of left-handers led by Wei-Yin Chen, Orioles beat Mariners, 2-1
    Before reporters had a chance to ask Wei-Yin Chen a question Friday night following his tremendous performance in a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners, the Orioles left-hander said he needed to make a statement. Chen wanted to dedicate his eight-...
  • Orioles miss chance to sweep Los Angeles Angels in 1-0 loss in 13 innings Thursday

    Orioles miss chance to sweep Los Angeles Angels in 1-0 loss in 13 innings Thursday
    Based on the way the first five battles between the Orioles and Los Angeles Angels had played out, there was little question the season-series finale was going to possess its share of drama. So how about a scoreless tie that stretched into the 13th...
  • Left-handed relief pitcher atop Orioles' list as trade deadline nears

    Left-handed relief pitcher atop Orioles' list as trade deadline nears
    As the nonwaiver trade deadline approaches Thursday at 4 p.m., the Orioles are focused on acquiring a mid-level starter and a left-handed reliever, as well as a potential upgrade offensively at either second base or catcher. The club has talked to...
  • Bud Norris doesn't sweat the heat, short outing in start for Double-A Bowie

    Bud Norris doesn't sweat the heat, short outing in start for Double-A Bowie
    BOWIE -- The Orioles made a surprise move by sending right-hander Bud Norris to Double-A Bowie so he could get work in over the All-Star break. Because he had made just one start since coming off the disabled list with a right groin strain, the...
  • Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez could pitch minor league rehab game by middle of next week

    Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez could pitch minor league rehab game by middle of next week
    OAKLAND, Calif. — After throwing off a mound for the first time since going on the disabled list with a sprained right ankle, Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez could pitch a minor league rehabilitation game by the middle of next week, Orioles...
  • Change of scenery hasn't diminished Hader's minor league dream

    Change of scenery hasn't diminished Hader's minor league dream
    Josh Hader was about 5 when he joined his Anne Arundel County youth baseball team on the field at Camden Yards in a pregame ceremony. A youth league standout, Hader went on to become a star pitcher at Old Mill High in Millersville and couldn't believe...
  • Nelson Cruz continues to propel Orioles offense, but where would they be without him?

    Nelson Cruz continues to propel Orioles offense, but where would they be without him?
    HOUSTON – The Orioles can celebrate how their savvy free-agent signing of outfielder Nelson Cruz has paid huge dividends through the first two months of the season. They can also wonder where they’d be without him. Cruz continued to carry...