| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:27 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Orioles might have another chance to play the Oakland Athletics down the road in October with much higher stakes on the line. But following a humbling, 10-2 loss to the team with the best record in baseball Sunday afternoon, the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:47 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Orioles center fielder Adam Jones wasn’t worried at all that participating in the All-Star Game Home Run Derby would mess with his swing in the second half of the season.
Jones said he seldom deviates from his swing-from-the-...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Once again, the Orioles bounced back from a tough loss Saturday night, putting Friday night’s nightmare ending behind them with a commanding, 8-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
The Orioles now have won four of five...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:07 AM
I was doing a radio segment on 105.7 The Fan on Thursday night when host Terry Ford asked me an interesting question.
And since we encourage recycling here at Connolly’s, I thought I’d drop it on you.
I was asked which Oriole did I think...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:01 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Orioles open the second half of their season tonight in Oakland, their first stop in a three-city, 10-game West Coast road trip.
Oakland (59-36) comes out of the break with the best record in baseball. The Orioles (52-42) are...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 8:10 PM
The last time right-hander Kevin Gausman faced the Oakland Athletics, he shut down the best team in baseball in one of the best outings of his career.
On June 7, Gausman held Oakland to one run and four hits in a career-high seven innings en route to...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Coming off a heartbreaking, walk-off loss to open their 10-game, West Coast road trip Friday night, the Orioles’ resilience was tested Saturday night against an Oakland Athletics club with the best record in baseball.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:07 PM
By definition, it was the New York Yankees who were in pinstripes at Camden Yards for the Orioles’ 3-2 win in 10 innings Friday night.
Their fans, as always, were out in abundance, making up at least half of the sellout crowd. But these weren't...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Few pitchers can shut down the Orioles’ No. 3 through No. 6 hitters for an entire game.
But on Saturday afternoon, Adam Jones, Nelson Cruz, Chris Davis and J.J. Hardy combined to go 0-for-16 with 10 strikeouts.
New York Yankees rookie Shane...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:16 PM
BOSTON -- With his team going deep into another extra-inning game at Fenway Park, Orioles manager Buck Showalter scanned the dugout and saw first baseman Chris Davis. His mind immediately went back to that 17-inning game in 2012 when he was forced to call...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:51 AM
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It was one of the unsung moments of Sunday’s game, but David Lough’s pinpoint throw from left field to nail David Ortiz at second base in the 12th inning was also one of the funniest.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:57 PM
The Orioles ideally wanted to work right-hander Bud Norris back into the rotation gradually as he returned from his trip to the disabled list with a right groin strain, and a key caveat of that in the eyes of manager Buck Showalter was getting Norris...