| Dec 7, 2011
| 12:00 PM
After a couple months of speculation and negotiation, the Orioles have announced their coaching staff.
DeMarlo Hale, the former Boston Red Sox bench and third base coach, will be joining the Orioles as third base coach and infield instructor, and Bill...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:00 PM
After weeks of waiting, Orioles manager Buck Showalter ultimately landed the third base coach he wanted.
On Wednesday, in an otherwise uneventful afternoon at the winter meetings, the Orioles announced they had completed their 2012 coaching staff, adding...
| Jul 6, 2011
Beltran, not McCutchen?
Juan C. Rodriguez
Among the biggest head-scratchers is how Mets right fielder Carlos Beltran made his sixth All-Star team at the expense of Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen making his first.
| 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...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 6:46 PM
The Orioles have agreed to terms, pending physical, with veteran outfielder Endy Chavez, according to an industry source.
Chavez's 1-year deal is worth $1.5 million, with an additional $500,000 in incentives. He fits what the Orioles have been looking...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:56 PM
Rocket's rough ride
Roger Clemens is going down, just like one of the 292 guys he struck out in 1997, the year many people believe he became a steroid cheater.
I have a strong feeling he's going to be convicted of lying...
| May 27, 2011
| 8:31 PM
Brian Matusz felt like he needed one more rehab start before rejoining the Orioles. Now, it's up to the Orioles to decide whether he was right.
Matusz allowed one run on four hits and a walk while striking out seven in five-plus innings for Triple-A...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 1:45 PM
In case you missed it, Kevin Cowherd wrote a column for Monday’s newspaper on proper fan etiquette at Camden Yards. To sum it up, don’t drop your kid if a ball is hit to you. Don’t throw elbows and box out someone else’s kid to...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:42 PM
The psychoanalyst Helene Deutsch once said "the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth." It's in that spirit that we conclude Curtis Granderson should be the American League's first-half Most Valuable Player.
A crowd of players...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 7:40 AM
A week ago, my run of coaching my daughter, Kelsey, in a Little League uniform came to an end.
As has been the case in the past many years, this season and the era closed on a ball field in Cecil County in District 5 All-Star play. Sad as it is, we...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 4:20 PM
The Orioles quietly packed their belongings late Sunday afternoon and dispersed to various parts of the country, carrying more baggage into the All-Star break than they could have possibly imagined.
After an ejection-marred 8-6 loss to the Boston Red...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 6:10 PM
The Orioles knew heading into their four-game, three-day series with the New York Yankees in the Bronx that it would be draining one.
Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Yankees -- the Orioles' ninth loss in 10 tries this season against their American League East...