| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:24 AM
When right-hander Jair Jurrjens is in Baltimore to take a physical next week -- seemingly the final step before the Orioles’ one-year major league deal with the former Atlanta Braves pitcher comes to fruition -- he expects to speak with team...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 4:00 AM
I’m about to board a flight to Nashville in a bit to cover the Winter Meetings, where Dan Connolly and I will be spending countless hours inside the Opryland Hotel reporting on all things regarding the Orioles.
You’ll hear a lot of names...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Lots of pre-game notes here in addition to the roster moves (Wei-Yin Chen to the disabled list with a strained right oblique; infielder Yamaico Navarro and pitcher Alex Burnett recalled from Triple-A).
** Miguel Gonzalez, currently on the...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:33 PM
If you’ve watched Orioles right-hander Freddy Garcia through the last few years, you know he doesn’t have a lot of margin for error.
He’s around the plate a lot – and he doesn’t throw hard.
So when he gets hit, he...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:46 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Steve Johnson might have been the best feel-good story in an Orioles season filled with them last year.
The local boy, St. Paul's graduate and son of a former Oriole stormed onto the big league stage and won all four of his decisions,...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:59 PM
This may come as a surprise to loyal Orioles fans, but the club is going to make a roster move on Sunday.
I was kidding about the surprise part.
The Orioles’ Norfolk Express, which in the last three weeks has brought Josh Stinson, Zach Britton,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 7:46 PM
SEATTLE — Orioles left-hander Zach Britton was hoping to get more than one start to show the organization that he had regained the form that made him one of the club's most promising pitchers a few years ago.
He is going to have to do that again...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:31 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — As a veteran of 14 major league seasons, it took a while for right-hander Freddy Garcia to get used to those long bus rides in Triple-A.
But when the 36-year-old pitcher decided to sign a minor league deal with the Orioles before...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:17 PM
The wait on Jair Jurrjens is finally over.
Three weeks after the right-hander reportedly agreed to a major league deal with the Orioles, the club announced Friday night that it has instead signed Jurrjens to a minor league deal with an invitation to...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:36 AM
The Orioles’ acquisition of Jair Jurrjens won’t become official until he has a physical this week, but all signs point to the right-hander joining the O’s cluttered starting rotation mix.
Jurrjens, who turns 27 tomorrow, will make a...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 12:57 PM
The Orioles play the Tampa Bay Rays tonight at Ed Smith Stadium, the last time they face off until Tuesday’s season opener at the Tropicana Field.
It’s an interesting pitching matchup: The Rays are sending out reigning Cy Young Award...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:23 PM
The Orioles made a move Thursday night that likely solved their Opening Day roster logjam — for a few days, anyway.
Right-hander Chris Tillman was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left abdominal strain, retroactive to March 22, the...