| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:42 AM
So the Orioles added a second baseman to their 40-man roster Monday. And it wasn’t Brian Roberts.
It was Cord Phelps, a former third-round pick by the Cleveland Indians who was put on waivers and claimed by the Orioles.
According to executive...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:23 PM
It appears the discussion revolving around Orioles closer Jim Johnson and his future with the club will be one of the most interesting topics of the hot-stove season.
On Wednesday morning, ESPN’s Buster Olney tweeted that the Orioles are willing...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
While reports out of the final day of Major League Baseball's general managers' meetings Wednesday in Orlando, Fla., said that the Orioles could explore trades involving cornerstone players J.J. Hardy and Matt Wieters, the team is not actively shopping...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The hot-stove Orioles rumor of the day involves the club being interested in signing free agent Jhonny Peralta to play left field, according to FOXSports.com.
First, let’s get out of the way why the Orioles would be intrigued by Peralta,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:04 PM
I think it was Einstein who said that a hot stove abhors a vacuum. Though I didn’t know that there were such rivalries among household appliances, that should be food for thought as the rumor mill begins to churn this offseason.
There have been...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Since the Orioles are not one of those teams willing to throw caution and good business sense to the wind and spend freely in the free-agent market, every offseason seems to present the same dilemma and create the same kind of speculation.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Along the hallway that connects the Orioles clubhouse to the dugout, hanging not far from large photos of the franchise's Hall of Famers, are pictures of each of the current Orioles who have won Gold Glove awards.
The organization's dedication to...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:40 AM
We will find out tonight which Orioles win Gold Gloves.
In today’s edition of The Baltimore Sun, I broke down each of the six positions in which Orioles are nominated for Gold Gloves and predicted wins for third baseman Manny Machado, catcher Matt...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense.
Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:45 AM
You never know with postseason awards. They’re sometimes too difficult to handicap because of who’s voting and what those people consider when evaluating the best players.
But I’ve been saying for a while that Manny Machado will win...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:59 AM
In conducting the Orioles' search for a new bullpen coach, manager Buck Showalter made it clear that new pitching coach Dave Wallace would play a big role in making the hire.
Showalter said he saw the bullpen coach as an assistant pitching coach, and...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado won the third annual Rawlings Platinum Glove Award for the American League, given to the league’s best overall defensive player and chosen from among this season’s nine AL Gold Glove winners.