| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:05 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Orioles arrived at the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field with the 2012 playoff caps and postseason “O's for October” T-shirts hanging in their lockers.
For the first time in 15 years, the Orioles could...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis was back in the Orioles' clubhouse Wednesday for the first time since undergoing surgery on his left thumb on Tuesday morning.
Markakis was surprisingly upbeat talking to reporters, still optimistic that he could...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who had been in Sarasota, Fla., rehabbing from hip surgery, has rejoined the team and will travel with the O’s throughout the postseason.
“This is something that I’ve wanted to experience for a long...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 9:04 PM
Inside the Orioles clubhouse, a tub of champagne on ice sat in the middle of the room, a black tablecloth covering it. Plastic covers were rolled atop the lockers, ready to be unraveled to cue a celebration 15 years in waiting.
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:22 PM
Assuming all goes well in Sarasota in the next two days, designated hitter Jim Thome and left-handed reliever Troy Patton will be back with the Orioles for Friday’s series opener in Boston.
They are expected to fly into Boston on Thursday and re-...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:09 PM
In the 10 months or so that executive vice president Dan Duquette has been on the job, there’s been a couple areas he has stressed more than anything else.
One is that he wanted to discover undervalued assets. Acquire players that can help the team...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 7:45 PM
SEATTLE — Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette never revealed his specific expectations for the season when it began in April.
But now his immediate goal is clear. And it's not winning an American League wild-card spot.
"We're in a...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 11:05 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Orioles' first playoff game in 15 years took them deep into the heart of Texas to face a team that spent most of the season as the best in the American League.
The eyes of the baseball world turned to the long-suffering...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:18 AM
The Orioles and Yankees lineups for Game 5 of the ALDS are out and – surprise – it’s the Yankees' lineup that is making news.
Alex Rodriguez, who is slumping terribly, is not in the starting lineup. Eric Chavez, who pinch-hit for...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 10:56 PM
Here are some quotes after the Orioles’ 2-1 win in 13 innings over the New York Yankees in Game 4 of the American League Division Series:
Joe Saunders on the extra-inning win: “This team has been doing that the whole year. Ever since I’...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Like the Yankees, the Orioles postgame train ride to New York following Monday’s win was aborted 30 minutes into the trip. The Orioles took buses to New York and arrived after sunrise Tuesday morning.
The Yankees’ train back to New York...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said it was a difficult decision to not start veteran designated hitter Jim Thome, the club's most experience postseason player, in Sunday's American League Division Series opener at Camden Yards againtst New York Yankees...