| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:52 PM
The Orioles head into free agency — which starts in earnest Saturday with free agents permitted to negotiate with all 30 teams for the first time this offseason — in a much different situation than this time last year.
| Aug 22, 2012
| 9:03 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Orioles manager Buck Showalter has stressed all season that one game can't mean too much — whether it's an inspiring comeback or an epic clunker.
Ponder what happened for a few minutes post-game, Showalter preaches, and then...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 8:36 PM
A night after designated hitter Chris Davis became the 19th Oriole in franchise history to hit three homers in a game, catcher Matt Wieters accomplished something a lot less explosive but even more rare on Saturday.
In the Orioles' 8-2 win against the...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 1:57 PM
Sept. 1, 1996: Quarterback Vinny Testaverde pumps his fist and an announced record football crowd (64,124) at Memorial Stadium whoops it up as the fledgling Ravens win their opener, 19-14 over the Oakland Raiders. "To come from behind, in front of a...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Former Orioles outfielder Endy Chavez has agreed to a minor league deal with the Kansas City Royals, according to multiple reports.
Chavez, 34, played in 64 games for the Orioles last year, batting just .203 with a .236 on-base percentage. He signed a...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Somehow, Buck Showalter had steered the conversation to roller coasters.
"I got enough things to be scared of in my life," the Orioles manager said dismissively of the death-defying rides. "We got one-run games. I get on the roller coaster every night,...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Joe Saunders’ offseason has been spent golfing, working out, entertaining at his Arizona home and being a father to his 2-year-old and 4-year-old girls.
He can’t say he hasn’t thought about where he’ll be reporting to spring...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:00 AM
It’s been somewhat amusing to me the vitriol sent my way via Twitter, email and the blog concerning the Orioles’ lack of movement so far this offseason.
I understand that you want the Orioles to improve, especially considering that all the...
| May 25, 2012
| 4:56 AM
The Orioles open a three-game series against the Royals tonight still clinging to a one-game lead over the Rays in the AL East.
I wrote an off-day story on Orioles rookie outfielder Xavier Avery, who has made an immediate impact since his contract was...
| May 25, 2012
| 9:15 PM
The size of the crowd at Camden Yards on Friday night even surprised Orioles manager Buck Showalter.
Some of it could have been attributed to the beginning of the Memorial Day weekend. The postgame fireworks promotion probably brought a few out as well....
| Jun 27, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Lance Berkman swung, smashing the 90 mph fastball up the middle "about as hard as I could hit it."
As Berkman dashed from the batter's box in the first inning of that Houston Astros-Pittsburgh Pirates game April 24, 2010, the baseball hurtled back toward...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Joe Jordan, who has overseen the Orioles' past seven drafts as director of amateur scouting, is leaving the organization to become the Philadelphia Phillies' director of player development.
The Phillies asked for and received permission from the...