| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:55 AM
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...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:45 PM
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.
| Dec 16, 2012
| 5:44 PM
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...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 2:00 PM
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...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
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&...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:42 AM
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...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:23 PM
MIAMI — After years of playing baseball between rain delays and on sticky summer nights, the Marlins started with two non-negotiable features for the design of their new ballpark: a retractable roof and air conditioning.
Keeping fans comfortable...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 6:24 PM
The Orioles finalized their 25-man roster Wednesday for Friday's season opener against the Minnesota Twins, and there was one mild surprise: veteran sidearmer Darren O'Day and left-hander Troy Patton made the bullpen over lefty Zach Phillips.
| Apr 4, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Much has been made about Dan Duquette's offseason focus of strengthening the Orioles' starting rotation — retooling it with pitchers capable of providing quality innings — but it's in the bullpen where the team's new executive vice president...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 7:05 PM
The Orioles have agreed to minor league deals with right-handed pitchers Kyler Newby and Jon Link and outfielders Antoan Richardson and Lee Cruz.
A former 50th round draft pick, Newby, 26, spent the past seven seasons in the Arizona Diamondbacks...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Former Cincinnati Reds shortstop Barry Larkin, who at times was overshadowed at the position by his contemporary -- the Orioles’ Cal Ripken Jr. -- was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame this afternoon.
Larkin, in his second year of...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Just catching up with some recent minor league signings made by the Orioles that I don’t believe we had mentioned here before.
The Orioles have signed right-handed pitchers Ross Wolf and Willie Eyre and lefty Ryan Edell to minor league deals....