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  • Getting to know Orioles pitching coach Dave Wallace

    Getting to know Orioles pitching coach Dave Wallace
    Dave Wallace Age: 66 Birthplace: Waterbury, Conn. Resides: Wrentham, Mass. Most recent position: Atlanta Braves' minor league pitching coordinator (2010-2013) Major league pitching coach experience: Los Angeles Dodgers (1995-1997), New York Mets...
  • Orioles stilll pursuing free agents Kendrys Morales, Ervin Santana, sources say

    Orioles stilll pursuing free agents Kendrys Morales, Ervin Santana, sources say
    SARASOTA, Fla. — The ink has only just dried on the Orioles' monumental four-year deal with starter Ubaldo Jimenez, but the club remains interested in acquiring at least one other big-ticket free agent. The Orioles have intensified their pursuit...
  • After years away from the majors, Dave Wallace lends Orioles arms a helping hand

    After years away from the majors, Dave Wallace lends Orioles arms a helping hand
    SARASOTA, Fla. — When the Orioles first contacted Dave Wallace in October about their pitching coach vacancy, the 66-year-old baseball veteran took pause. Wallace already had a nice job as the minor league pitching coordinator for the Atlanta...
  • Orioles reportedly sign outfielder Xavier Paul to minor league deal, other notes

    Orioles reportedly sign outfielder Xavier Paul to minor league deal, other notes
    The Orioles have added more depth for the organization, signing left-handed hitting outfielder Xavier Paul to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to a SportsNet Canada report. The Orioles are expected to announce several...
  • Chris Davis' record homer helps Orioles defeat the Red Sox 3-2

    Chris Davis' record homer helps Orioles defeat the Red Sox 3-2
    BOSTON – Chris Davis hit his way into the Orioles record books Tuesday night with his 51st home run of the season — a ball that caught the chilly New England air and suddenly took off, much like his breakout 2013 season — setting a new...
  • Chris Davis' 2-out, 2-run single in 12th inning lifts Orioles over Red Sox, 5-3

    Chris Davis' 2-out, 2-run single in 12th inning lifts Orioles over Red Sox, 5-3
    BOSTON — The Orioles' extra-inning battles in Boston last season helped build this franchise a new foundation of winning against the big, bad Red Sox. And this year's version of the Orioles never needed a victory at Fenway Park as badly as it did...
  • 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 thoughts and observations: The thriving bullpen, Darren O'Day, making history with defense

    Orioles thoughts and observations: The thriving bullpen, Darren O'Day, making history with defense
    Give the Orioles credit where it is due. They’ve figured out a winning formula without the high-powered offense, with a banged up rotation and minus one of their top relievers. What does it come down to? The same thing that propelled the Orioles...
  • Friday morning Orioles thoughts and observations

    Friday morning Orioles thoughts and observations
    BOSTON -- The Orioles head to Tampa Bay for a four-game series against the Rays with their season on the line. The Rays are tied with the Rangers for the two AL wild-card spots. If the Orioles leave Tropicana Field on Monday night having won three of...
  • Orioles end losing skid with 9-5 win over Toronto

    Orioles end losing skid with 9-5 win over Toronto
    Aday after they were eliminated from the playoff picture, the Orioles fielded a starting lineup Wednesday night more fit for late-February than late-September. But an Orioles batting order void of a considerable amount of its everyday muscle still...
  • 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...
  • 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, ...