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  • Orioles hope to land one of few standouts in 'very shallow' draft

    Orioles hope to land one of few standouts in 'very shallow' draft
    For the sixth consecutive year, the Orioles will select in the top five of baseball's amateur draft, this time making the fourth overall pick on Monday night. Then they will wait. And wait. Until Tuesday, when they make their second selection, the...
  • Orioles notes: Brian Roberts may rejoin team this week

    Orioles notes: Brian Roberts may rejoin team this week
    The Orioles could be getting a familiar face back to Camden Yards very soon. Second baseman Brian Roberts started a two-game rehabilitation stint with short-season Single-A Aberdeen on Saturday night and could be back with the major league club as early...
  • No players elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

    No players elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
    The electorate of the Baseball Writers' Association of America sent a clear message to tainted superstars Wednesday: If you were suspected of taking performance enhancing drugs, you don’t belong in the Hall of Fame. At least not in 2013. No players...
  • Sarasota is diamond destination for Orioles fans

    For Baltimore baseball fans inspired by the Orioles' surprising success last year, spring training couldn't have come soon enough. Those who never wanted that magic season to end along with newbie Birds fans are already flocking in droves to the team's...
  • The Sun remembers: Jan. 6-12

    The Sun remembers: Jan. 6-12
    Jan. 10, 1991: "We're a better team than we were yesterday," Orioles manager Frank Robinson says after the trade that brings slugging Houston Astros first baseman Glenn Davis to Baltimore in exchange for three young players — pitchers Curt Schilling...
  • Back Story: The night "The Kissing Bandit" came to town

    Back Story: The night "The Kissing Bandit" came to town
    Mark Harvey, the Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium streaker, didn't get the same deal that Morganna Roberts, a stripper and exotic dancer who was known as "The Kissing Bandit," did in 1988, when she ran onto the field at Memorial Stadium and bussed Cal...
  • Saturday's spring training recaps from the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues

    Saturday's spring training recaps from the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues
    GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE Mets 5, Nationals 3: Stephen Strasburg surrendered three hits over two innings - including a single and home run to the first two batters he faced - in his first action since Sept. 7. David Wright was hitless in three at-bats for New...
  • Orioles outright outfielder Steve Pearce to Triple-A Norfolk

    Orioles outright outfielder Steve Pearce to Triple-A Norfolk
    The Orioles have outrighted outfielder Steve Pearce to Triple-A Norfolk, the team announced today. Pearce spent two separate stints with the Orioles last season, hitting .254/.321/.437 in 28 games with the big league club. He also spent time with the...
  • Digest: Towson women defeat Delaware State, 69-61

    College basketball Towson women defeat Delaware State, 69-61 Host Towson (5-5) led for most of the game and didn't let Delaware State (2-8) get any closer than five in the closing six minutes of play to win, 69-61, Friday night. Tanisha McTiller and...
  • Dana Eveland, former Orioles pitcher, signs one-year deal with Korean team

    Dana Eveland, former Orioles pitcher, signs one-year deal with Korean team
    Former Oriole lefty Dana Eveland has agreed to a one-year deal with the Hanwha Eagles of the Korea Baseball Organization, according to an industry source. Eveland, who made $750,000 with the Orioles last season, will receive $675,000 guaranteed from the...
  • No talks between Orioles, free-agent RHP Brett Myers

    No talks between Orioles, free-agent RHP Brett Myers
    The Orioles and representatives for free agent right-handed pitcher Brett Myers have not had any conversations since the groups arrived in Nashville on Sunday night and no meetings have been set up at this point. If the Orioles have any interest in...
  • With 15 teams in each league, it's time to make the DH universal

    With 15 teams in each league, it's time to make the DH universal
    You either love it or you hate it. You think it's one of the best things to happen to baseball. Or you think it's the biggest travesty ever perpetrated on the game. This is what happens when fans discuss the designated hitter: they tend to deal in...