| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Orioles right-hander Bud Norris likely is heading to the 15-day disabled list after an MRI performed Thursday morning revealed a right groin strain.
Norris, who left Saturday’s game against the New York Yankees with groin discomfort, hoped to make...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:41 PM
After he was scratched Wednesday from his scheduled start Friday, Orioles right-hander Bud Norris will undergo an MRI for his right groin injury during Thursday’s day off.
Norris threw a bullpen session before Wednesday night's game to test the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:54 AM
First things first, I want to point out that former IronBird Kevin Gausman, who pitched the first professional ballgame of his career while wearing an Aberdeen uniform, put together his best major-league start so far on Wednesday night, shutting down...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Third baseman Manny Machado will attend an appeal hearing Wednesday in an attempt to reduce his five-game suspension, and a final ruling could come by the end of the week.
Executive vice president Dan Duquette will join Machado at the hearing, which...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Whether Kevin Gausman's strong start Thursday night, in which he shut down a Toronto Blue Jays team with one of the most dangerous lineups in baseball, solidified him a place in the Orioles starting rotation remains to be seen.
But he has made it...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:53 AM
Lost in all the sports commotion this weekend is the U.S. Open, at which a wet course this morning is allowing players to score early. I hope it's like that at Pine Ridge today. Either way, here is the Coffee Companion, where every weekday morning, we...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The Orioles were forced to call on pitching prospect Kevin Gausman for a spot start Saturday night against the Oakland Athletics because of an injury to their rotation. With his honeymoon of hype over, all the hoopla that accompanied the 23-year-old's...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:06 AM
This has been something of a weird week. Imagine how much worse it would be if it was pouring like it was at night every morning? I'd venture to say there wouldn't be anyone getting out of bed for their morning coffee, let alone needing the Coffee...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:13 PM
NEW YORK — Thursday’s day off allowed the Orioles to rest their six-man bullpen, but it didn’t exactly clear up questions surrounding the pitching staff.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter hasn’t announced his starting pitchers after...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Seeking relief for their overworked bullpen, the Orioles have optioned Kevin Gausman to Triple-A Norfolk, a move that is not expected to keep the right-hander out of the club's rotation for long.
Because the Orioles can add a "26th man" to their...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 9:11 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter basically confirmed everything that has been written about the decision to send rookie Kevin Gausman to Triple-A last night.
Gausman will be back Friday as the allowed “26th man” to pitch one end of the split...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 10:42 AM
The Orioles activated right-hander Tommy Hunter from the 15-day disabled list before this afternoon’s game against the Oakland Athletics at Camden Yards and optioned right-hander Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk.
Hunter, on the disabled list with a...