| Aug 8, 2011
| 9:11 PM
The momentum that shifted over to the home team when J.J. Hardy's go-ahead three-run homer sailed into the left-field seats in the bottom of the seventh inning lasted all of a couple of minutes before the Orioles reminded everyone why they have the...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 7:36 PM
Lefty Brian Matusz, who was demoted to Triple-A in June after a rough stretch in the majors, threw his best game for Norfolk on Thursday — a shutout against one of the best teams in the International League.
What that performance means for his...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 9:16 PM
It is nights like Saturday when a 100-loss season not only looks like a strong possibility for these 2011 Orioles, but also seems to be their destiny.
The Orioles had a five-run lead after two innings and a four-run advantage after five before Jeremy...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 5:32 PM
Asked recently to describe his first year at the helm of the Orioles, manager Buck Showalter searched for the perfect word or phrase.
Has it been frustrating? Exhilarating? Draining? A mixed bag?
"It's been, 'Under construction,'" Showalter eventually...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 5:11 PM
Third baseman Josh Bell got his opportunity to start on a regular basis last season when Miguel Tejada was traded to the San Diego Padres.
Bell finished the 2010 season with a .214 average, three homers, 12 RBIs and 53 strikeouts in 159 big league at-...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 6:54 PM
Experiencing discomfort in his right elbow, reliever Jason Berken will become the fourth Oriole within a 10-day span to see renowned orthopedist Dr. Lewis Yocum.
Berken, who is likely headed to the disabled list, will have an MRI performed either...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 5:50 PM
Jeremy Guthrie, the only Oriole who has managed to stay in the rotation from Opening Day until now, will throw a bullpen session Sunday and if all goes well, he'll face the Minnesota Twins on either Tuesday or Wednesday.
Guthrie, who is 5-16 with a 4....
| Aug 21, 2011
| 6:31 PM
The Orioles had perhaps their worst defensive game of the season in a 7-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday, and Matt Wieters' playing a new position had nothing to do with it.
With Mark Reynolds out with a sore left ankle, manager Buck...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 8:37 PM
Second baseman Ryan Adams was hoping he would return to the big leagues when rosters expanded in September.
The promotion came Monday, more than a week earlier than expected for the 24-year-old, who is in his second stint with the big league club this...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 6:23 PM
When Jake Fox was taken off the Orioles' 40-man roster June 1, he assumed he would be gone from the organization and would land a shot with another club.
But no one claimed him off waivers, so he returned to Triple-A Norfolk, a bit surprised but...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 9:12 PM
Forget about a better farm system, more quality free agents and a fundamentally sound cadre of players -- maybe all the Orioles need to be competitive is to move Baltimore a little more to the west.
Not close to Indianapolis, of course, but perhaps...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 10:40 PM
Pitching on 10 days' rest after skipping his last start because of shoulder stiffness, Jeremy Guthrie escaped some early jams and settled down to lead the Orioles to their third straight win, a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.