| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:58 PM
For three of the four innings he pitched Friday, right-hander Steve Johnson showed why he remains in consideration to be the Orioles' fifth starter.
The other inning, though, the 25-year-old St. Paul's alum would like to forget.
In the Orioles' 6-3...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 3:20 PM
This spring's competition for the fifth spot in the Orioles' starting rotation came a little bit closer to a conclusion Saturday when the team optioned left-hander Zach Britton to Triple-A Norfolk.
The team also optioned infielders Jonathan Schoop and...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis took batting practice for the second straight day Monday and could DH tomorrow in Fort Myers against the Twins.
Markakis, dealing with a small disk herniation in his neck, hasn't played in a spring game since March...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:55 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles’ clouded roster picture became a lot clearer Wednesday with a couple obvious proclamations, one health setback and a top prospect heading to Double-A.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter announced his rotation for the...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:05 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Right-hander Jair Jurrjens was hoping to show the Orioles once more what he can do on the mound before the club makes its final roster decisions.
A line drive off the bat of Thomas Neal ended Jurrjens' last audition 21 pitches...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:04 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles’ goal in the last few games of spring training is to get out of Sarasota healthy.
In an 11-8 loss to the New York Yankees, the Orioles saw two players – both likely headed to the minors – leave the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Jair Jurrjens was pretty bummed after he had to leave Wednesday’s game in the second inning because he took a batted ball in the ribs.
He looked at it as his last chance this spring to make an impression on the Orioles as they prepare for final...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:53 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis is back in the starting lineup tonight after missing two days following the death of his grandmother.
Right-hander Jason Hammel will look to improve his road record this season to 7-0.
| Jun 9, 2013
| 9:51 AM
This afternoon, the Orioles will try to avoid being swept by the Rays for the second time in the past month.
They’ve lost the first two games of the series here at Tropicana Field, scoring just one run and managing only six hits.
| Jun 2, 2013
| 4:05 PM
When the Orioles make the 22nd pick overall in baseball's annual amateur draft Thursday night, it will be the latest they have had to wait in the first round since 1998.
That's the bad news.
The good news for the club is that because of changes in...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:02 PM
HOUSTON -- Lots of little things from today’s pre-game scrum with Buck Showalter:
Right fielder Nick Markakis’ paternal grandmother passed away Sunday. Markakis drove to Long Island after the Orioles’ game and she was pronounced dead...
| May 29, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Let’s start with the obvious: the first two starts of Kevin Gausman’s Orioles career didn’t go quite as planned.
The 22-year-old right-hander, who had allowed just six earned runs in his final five starts at Double-A Bowie before the...