| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:32 AM
The Orioles knew their chances of making the playoffs this season were minuscule entering Tuesday night -- a less than 0.1 percent chance, according to CoolStandings.com -- but manager Buck Showalter had his team believing down to that last sliver of...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
At first glance, Orioles reliever Darren O’Day is just another fortunate jock who played top-shelf college baseball, married the beautiful blond, cruised to the majors and is now a millionaire.
Get to know O’Day, though, and the...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:14 PM
If you're having trouble keeping your eyes open right now, you probably stayed up into the early hours of Saturday morning waiting for the Orioles to register another one of those classic marathon victories that characterized their magical 2012 season....
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:09 AM
BOSTON — The Orioles' extra-inning battles in Boston last season helped build this franchise a new foundation of winning against the big, bad Red Sox.
And this year's version of the Orioles never needed a victory at Fenway Park as badly as it did...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Rick Adair, who took a leave of absence in August to deal with personal issues including the impending death of his father, will not be back as Orioles pitching coach despite having a contract that runs through the 2014 season.
In his first public...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The Orioles made what could be considered a classic trade deadline move Tuesday, dealing promising prospect Nick Delmonico to the Milwaukee Brewers for right-handed reliever Francisco Rodriguez, a piece that could be critical to a postseason run.
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:28 PM
After recording his 35th save of the season in Saturday's 7-4 win over the Rangers, Orioles closer Jim Johnson is on pace to surpass his single-season club record of 51 set last season.
The 30-year-old Johnson is on pace for 58 saves this year, and...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:16 AM
Newly acquired Orioles pitcher Francisco Rodriguez is expected to arrive in Kansas City today and be added to the team’s 25-man roster.
The Orioles have already transferred Nolan Reimold to the 60-day DL to get 40-man roster space, but after...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 8:53 PM
When the Orioles gathered for a workout Thursday at Rangers Ballpark for the start of the unofficial second half of the season, manager Buck Showalter gathered his team under the hot Texas sun for a brief meeting behind second base.
“The look on...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Buck Showalter doesn’t know how many wins it will take to win the American League East this year. The Orioles manager said he had a recent discussion about it, but couldn’t come up with a ballpark figure.
“Maybe 90?” Showalter...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Jim Johnson’s sixth blown save – which ties him with setup man James Russell of the Chicago Cubs for the major league lead – on Friday night in the Bronx was particularly painful to watch.
That’s partially because...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Most anything a person needs to know about life can be learned from a seat at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. For most of the last decade and a half, the typical Baltimore baseball fan could have a received a master's degree in how to survive loss,...