| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Oakland Athletics closer Jim Johnson struggled once again Wednesday, but the offense bailed him out in extra innings in a 7-4 win over the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
With a 4-2 lead entering the bottom of the ninth, Johnson allowed a single to the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:18 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles will travel to Fort Myers, Fla., today for a 1:05 p.m. game against the Minnesota Twins.
Right-hander Bud Norris will start for the Orioles. Other available pitchers include Zach Britton, Alfredo Aceves, Brad Brach, Tommy...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:00 AM
There have been more rumors floating concerning free agent pitcher Ervin Santana and the Orioles.
The best I can glean is that the Orioles maintain interest in the veteran right-hander and wouldn’t blink at all about surrendering their third-round...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:33 PM
The Orioles have acquired minor league catcher David Freitas as the player to be named later in the deal that sent closer Jim Johnson to the Oakland Athletics for infielder Jemile Weeks last week.
Freitas, 24, was selected in the 15th round out of the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:56 PM
With Major League Baseball's trade deadline Wednesday at 4 p.m., Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo does not see the next two days as an opportunity to blow up a struggling team or a chance to spark a late-season push.
"We're going to...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:26 AM
Baby Situation wins on opening day at Timonium
First-time starter Baby Situation ($7.60), saddled by Gary Capuano, won the third race at Timonium on Friday, the first of 10 days of action at the Maryland State Fair. J.D. Acosta was aboard...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel, even when he has put up a so-called “quality start” this season, has been visibly and vocally disappointed by how he has pitched.
By his exacting standards, he needs to do more, command his fastball...
| May 30, 2013
| 3:09 PM
The last time Orioles closer Jim Johnson had walked off the mound, it was after his fourth blown save in five opportunities Sunday, when was unable to preserve a three-run ninth-inning lead in a 6-5 walk-off loss to Toronto at Rogers Centre.
| May 30, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Through the first two months of the Orioles' season, second baseman Ryan Flaherty's reputation hinged much more on his glove than his bat.
In 30 games, Flaherty was perfect in the field. At the plate, though, he struggled, starting the year 0-for-17...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:31 PM
The clinic that Orioles right-hander Freddy Garcia put on Thursday night against the Washington Nationals wasn't one in power pitching, but it was effective nonetheless.
After the Orioles and Nationals combined for 14 homers the previous two nights, the...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 9:07 PM
The constant rain falling on Camden Yards presented an inviting opportunity for the Orioles against the Athletics on Saturday night.
If the Baltimore bats could find holes in the soggy outfield, the Orioles could take their chances on the base paths,...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter half-joked recently about how the Orioles never seem to get much publicity on ESPN's Web Gems.
But through the first five innings of a scoreless game against the Athletics here at Camden Yards, the producers of Baseball...