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  • Orioles hire Dave Wallace as pitching coach

    The Orioles' search for a new pitching coach brought them a number of impressive, experienced candidates. But when the Orioles decided on who would replace Rick Adair, they turned to Braves minor league pitching coordinator Dave Wallace, who has a strong...
  • Despite the teams' varied differences, Orioles could learn from Boston's blueprint for success

    Despite the teams' varied differences, Orioles could learn from Boston's blueprint for success
    For Orioles fans, the only thing more painful than watching an October without their favorite team this season was probably seeing the Red Sox win the World Series. And the fact that the Orioles won 11 games against Boston this year, most of any team, ...
  • O's Dan Duquette has slightly softened stance on giving up draft picks

    O's Dan Duquette has slightly softened stance on giving up draft picks
    Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette was fairly adamant last offseason that he would not sign a free agent who would require his club to give up its first-round draft pick. He didn’t, and the Orioles selected high school pitcher Hunter...
  • Orioles to play Houston Astros in 2014 Civil Rights Game in May

    Orioles to play Houston Astros in 2014 Civil Rights Game in May
    The Orioles will play the Houston Astros in the 2014 Civil Rights Game at Minute Maid Park on May 30, Major League Baseball announced Tuesday. The Civil Rights Game and a series of additional events that week will honor those who fought on and off the...
  • Orioles bring back outfielder Steve Pearce

    Orioles bring back outfielder Steve Pearce
    And outfielder Steve Pearce is back in Baltimore. With this season the way it has gone, did you expect anything less? Pearce, 29, was with the Orioles for about two months this year and had a couple big games. But he was waived at the end of July and...
  • Longshot Orioles could cost one offshore betting site six figures if they win AL East

    Longshot Orioles could cost one offshore betting site six figures if they win AL East
    BOSTON -- If the Orioles manage to win the American League East, they could cost one sports betting website hundreds of thousands of dollars. When offshore online sportsbook Bovada.lv released it’s the season-opening odds in late March, the Orioles...
  • Orioles notes on Jason Hammel, Steve Pearce, Randy Wolf and more

    Orioles notes on Jason Hammel, Steve Pearce, Randy Wolf and more
    Orioles acquire Pearce again Always on the prowl for bench help, no matter how late in the season, the Orioles added outfielder Steve Pearce to the 40-man roster for the second time in 2012. He was claimed on waivers from the New York Yankees on...
  • Orioles notes: Steve Pearce's eventful year continues with Yankees

    Orioles notes: Steve Pearce's eventful year continues with Yankees
    Steve Pearce has a wish for his old Orioles teammates. "Hopefully, they can win the [American League] wild card," said Pearce, whom the Orioles waived in July and is now with the New York Yankees. "I really tried not to look back and think about that....
  • Roger Clemens says he doesn't envision returning to the majors this season

    Roger Clemens says he doesn't envision returning to the majors this season
    YORK, Pa. – Roger Clemens  is scheduled to pitch again for the independent Sugar Land Skeeters on Friday in Texas, but he doesn’t expect to return to the majors this season. “I don’t see it happening. Everybody is speculating...
  • Orioles continue to be postseason underdogs

    Orioles continue to be postseason underdogs
    Our columnist Peter Schmuck wrote today that the Orioles continue to defy the odds -- literally. Oddmakers, most of whom predicted the Orioles to be one of the worst teams in baseball, continue to see the O's as a playoff longshot. According to offshore...
  • Orioles fall short in comeback against the Yankees

    Orioles fall short in comeback against the Yankees
    One night after rejuvenating a skeptical but eager fan base with an exhilarating victory against the bullies of the American League East, the Orioles took on the New York Yankees again at a rocking Camden Yards on Friday night. This time, there were no...
  • Orioles release 2013 schedule

    Orioles release 2013 schedule
    The Orioles officially announced their 2013 schedule this afternoon and they will open the regular season on the road in Tampa Bay against the Rays on April 2. The club's home opener will be on Friday, April 5 against the Minnesota Twins. The Orioles...