| 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 26, 2013
| 8:29 PM
It was the kind of game the Orioles needed desperately earlier this month.
Paced by a tremendous outing from starter Miguel Gonzalez, a bullpen that preserved the lead and some timely hitting, the Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 3-2, on Thursday...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette was definitive Friday afternoon when asked whether closer Jim Johnson would be tendered a contract for 2014.
“Oh, yeah,” Duquette said.
Johnson, who leads the American...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Bud Norris' whirlwind two days came full circle on the pitcher's mound at Camden Yards on Thursday night.
A day after switching clubhouses following a trade-deadline deal that abruptly placed him in the unfamiliar uniform of a contender, Norris faced his...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:59 PM
When the Orioles were sold 20 years ago today for $173 million at a bankruptcy auction in New York City, the sense was that the cavalry had come to rescue its community treasure.
Leading the charge of well-heeled Maryland investors was Baltimore...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:02 PM
There's not a whole lot of mystery to this version of the Orioles.
Pitch well enough and hope for the home run — because no one in the sport is better at hitting baseballs a long way.
In an 11-8 slugfest victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Despite not making the playoffs this season, the Orioles can say they got the best of the American League East champion Boston Red Sox.
The Orioles’ 6-5 comeback win over Boston clinched a season-series win over the Red Sox, 10-8, making them...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Executive vice president Dan Duquette wouldn't comment on the Orioles' interest in bringing back former first baseman Mark Reynolds, who was designated for assignment by the Cleveland Indians on Thursday, noting that Reynolds is still under contract....
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Heading into the season, Buck Showalter believed that one of the organization’s talented young starters needed to make a significant step forward for the Orioles to remain competitive. The O's needed to grow their starting rotation differently...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:47 PM
SAN FRANCISCO – The events that transpired in the final two innings of the Orioles’ series opener in San Francisco on Friday night – events that happened well past midnight in Baltimore – displayed first hand the Orioles’...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:33 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson stood by his locker and explained what has become a familiar scene at the end of games.
For his second straight outing, Johnson – the majors' saves leader with 39 – couldn't preserve a one-run ninth-inning lead....
| Jan 1, 2014
| 11:51 AM
A new year is here and it’s time to look forward to 2014. There are 43 days until pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, Fla., for spring training.
But first let’s look back to the past year. The Orioles had their share of successes and...