| 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 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 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 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 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 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-...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Dan Duquette made his first trade as executive vice president of the Orioles on Thursday, filling the club's vacant reserve catcher spot by adding defensive-minded backstop Taylor Teagarden from a familiar partner, the Texas Rangers' organization.
| Dec 6, 2011
If Dan Duquette accomplishes his goal this week during baseball's annual winter meetings, he will leave here with an improved pitching staff that is fortified by trades.
He wants to bolster the bullpen and rotation, yet still hold on to three of his most...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:30 AM
It’s tricky making predictions about what’s going to happen at the winter meetings.
It’s tricky because teams are continually meeting with teams and agents and you really don’t know what’s going on behind closed doors. Even...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 10:18 AM
DALLAS – Two deals have been announced today – both involving pitchers. And at least one of those pitchers had interested the Orioles.
The Colorado Rockies acquired Minnesota Twins pitcher Kevin Slowey for a player to be named later –...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:42 AM
The bar is open, but we are walking slowly and talking quietly in here today.
I have a baseball winter meetings hangover.
It’s impossible to explain the event unless you have attended it -- or worse yet -- covered it. I literally didn’...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:53 AM
Tonight at midnight is the non-tender deadline for players who are arbitration-eligible. In other words, the Orioles have to decide whether they want to keep their players who can go through the arbitration process or allow them to be free agents.