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  • Fans say the Orioles have baseball's best uniforms

    Fans say the Orioles have baseball's best uniforms
    The slumping Orioles have lost five in a row, but on Monday, they came away with a win off the diamond. The Orioles have the best uniforms in the major leagues, according to a recent fan poll conducted by ESPN. The O’s entered the SportsNation...
  • Steve Johnson dealing with oblique discomfort

    Steve Johnson dealing with oblique discomfort
    The Orioles didn’t just give up six homers to the Houston Astros in an ugly loss Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park. They may have added injury to insult. Right-hander Steve Johnson was dealing with discomfort in his left oblique after the game...
  • Miguel Gonzalez strikes out a season-high 7 as Orioles beat Astros, 3-1

    Miguel Gonzalez strikes out a season-high 7 as Orioles beat Astros, 3-1
    HOUSTON – It’s difficult for a baseball franchise that’s been around since 1954 to establish a first in 2013. The Orioles accomplished that in Thursday afternoon’s 3-1 victory against the Houston Astros by sticking to the...
  • Miguel Tejada back in Baltimore as a reserve infielder with Royals

    Miguel Tejada back in Baltimore as a reserve infielder with Royals
    Kansas City Royals infielder Miguel Tejada, who spent five seasons with the Orioles, was back at Camden Yards on Tuesday for the first time as a visitor since 2008 when he was with the Houston Astros. “I’m excited, and not just because it...
  • Newly acquired catcher Chris Snyder joins Orioles in Seattle

    Newly acquired catcher Chris Snyder joins Orioles in Seattle
    Catcher Chris Snyder, whom the Orioles acquired Sunday from the Los Angeles Angels in a deal for minor league right-hander Rob Delaney, was at Safeco Field on Monday, but he has not been activated. The Orioles wanted to give Snyder a day to get...
  • Should Orioles regret not bringing back Joe Saunders?

    Should Orioles regret not bringing back Joe Saunders?
    No doubt, there were a lot Orioles fans second-guessing the decision to let Joe Saunders get away while they were watching him tie the O's in knots on Monday night at Safeco Field in Seattle. The contrast was just too obvious, as Saunders pitched a...
  • Long flight west was worth the wait for Orioles call-up Zach Clark

    Long flight west was worth the wait for Orioles call-up Zach Clark
    SEATTLE — As a veteran of eight minor league seasons, right-hander Zach Clark has endured plenty of excruciating bus rides during his career. He had never been on a cross-country flight, however, until he flew to Seattle on Tuesday. The five-...
  • Houston Astros add Dave Trembley to coaching staff

    Houston Astros add Dave Trembley to coaching staff
    Former Orioles manager Dave Trembley, who had been a minor league instructor with the Atlanta Braves, has been hired to be on the big league staff of new Houston Astros manager Bo Porter. The exact position has not been announced, but it wouldn’t...
  • Kicking around the Orioles' Opening Day lineup

    Kicking around the Orioles' Opening Day lineup
    While many big league teams will start their seasons today and the Texas Rangers and Houston Astros kicked off 2013 last night (Anyone see Erik Bedard warming up in the Astros bullpen with Dennis Martinez looking on? Or Dave Trembley slapping Rick Ankiel&...
  • This Opening Day a first for Orioles coach Bobby Dickerson

    This Opening Day a first for Orioles coach Bobby Dickerson
    One of the great things about Opening Day – and I believe this is my 17th as a sports journalist – is that there are always a few guys who have never experienced it before. Rookie lefty T.J. McFarland had been to an Opening Day at Comiskey...
  • Home runs are a two-way street for the 2013 Orioles

    Home runs are a two-way street for the 2013 Orioles
    Fireworks were expected at Camden Yards this weekend with two of baseball’s highest-scoring teams, the Orioles and Detroit Tigers, duking it out in a measuring-stick series between two top American League teams. The O's took two of three, and fans...
  • 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...