| May 29, 2012
| 9:34 AM
No, tonight's game against the Toronto Blue Jays isn't a must-win situation for the Orioles, but it's something of a must-find-himself game for Jake Arrieta, who has been either really good or pretty bad through the first two months of the season....
| Aug 18, 2012
| 9:02 PM
DETROIT — Zach Britton's season has been a fight: A fight to stay healthy, a fight with his control and a fight to prove he belongs in the major leagues.
“Little bloodied?” said Britton, referring to a term Orioles manager Buck...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 3:06 PM
The Orioles had their focus on Joe Saunders since he was on the free-agent market this offseason, and the club had been discussing the possibility of acquiring the left-hander in a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks for the past few weeks. Orioles...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 10:46 AM
OK, so in late October, the San Francisco Giants were shopping lefty Jonathan Sanchez and contacted the Orioles.
At the time, the Orioles were without a GM, so nothing materialized between the clubs. And in early November the Giants dealt Sanchez to...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 6:30 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel threw five shutout innings in a minor league rehab assignment start at advanced Class-A Frederick on Saturday night.
Hammel, who had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee in mid-July, held the Carolina Mudcats to...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Across baseball circles, the Orioles' acquisition of right-hander Jason Hammel was seen as pre-spring training snoozer.
But over his first four starts in a Baltimore uniform, Hammel has made the majors take notice.
Hammel -- who came to Baltimore with a...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel, making his second start since returning from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, left Tuesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays in the fourth inning with an injury to that knee.
After delivering a first-pitch...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 6:20 PM
ATLANTA – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel took a no-hitter into the seventh inning tonight against the Braves tonight at Turner Field.
Jason Heyward’s two-out single to left in the seventh inning broke up Hammel’s no-hit bid....
| Jun 16, 2012
| 9:02 PM
Jason Hammel didn't arrive at Turner Field on Saturday night with many fond memories. He'd seen enough of the Braves in his three seasons in the National League.
“These guys have given me nightmares, especially here,” he said.
But it was...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 10:48 AM
This is probably a good time to point out that a lot of people thought Dan Duquette was crazy when he traded Jeremy Guthrie to the Colorado Rockies for starting pitcher Jason Hammel and reliever Matt Lindstrom. Of course, he was crazy like a fox.
| Jun 18, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com says the issue of playing time for Robert Andino will resolve itself after the Orioles finish their current run of games against National League teams:
“(Brian) Roberts was activated from the 60-day disabled list...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 6:02 PM
Admittedly, Chris Davis is not really a fan of being a designated hitter. But he is a fan of playing regularly.
And now that Jim Thome is on the shelf for roughly a month, Davis is back at DH, and he's getting used to it. In the 10 games that Thome has...