| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:28 PM
For a team that prides itself on the “next man up” always being ready, Orioles designated hitter Delmon Young seems to have had his turn skipped plenty this year.
But with the team’s big hitters scuffling, here’s to hoping that...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:42 PM
WASHINGTON -- With Orioles sluggers Chris Davis and Nelson Cruz struggling, veteran Delmon Young has been getting more playing time in the second half of the season.
Without a designated hitter available in Monday’s interleague makeup game at...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:44 PM
He’s only 22, but Orioles third baseman Manny Machado said his memory’s a little fuzzy. He doesn’t think he has ever hit a walk-off home run before, not as an amateur and probably not as a minor leaguer.
He knows for sure he had...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:04 PM
The Orioles didn’t make a blockbuster deal before Thursday’s nonwaiver trade deadline like some other American League contenders, but they picked up one of the fiercest left-handed relievers in the major leagues to further fortify a stout...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:30 AM
After the Orioles added left-hander Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox shortly before Thursday's nonwaiver trade deadline, it brought predictably positive reactions from the home clubhouse at Camden Yards.
And for good reason.
| 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 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 5, 2014
| 9:12 PM
BOSTON — Midway through the nightcap of their twin bill against the Red Sox on Saturday, the Orioles were in danger of dropping the doubleheader and losing their hold on first place in the American League East.
But after a 7-4 win over the Red Sox...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:57 PM
BOSTON -- For the second consecutive year, three Orioles players have been voted by the fans to start in the All-Star Game.
Designated hitter Nelson Cruz and center fielder Adam Jones will start for the American League in this year’s Midsummer...
| 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...