| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado underwent a checkup on his surgically repaired left knee Thursday in California and, according to an industry source, it went well and doctors told the 21-year-old that he was six to eight weeks ahead of a normal...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:45 AM
For years I’ve heard the bellyaching about how the Orioles can’t compete financially with the big boys in the American League East, specifically the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox.
Well, now it looks like everyone, including the Red...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Orioles have signed left-hander Aaron Laffey, a Cumberland native and Allegany High graduate, to a minor league contract, the team announced Thursday.
The deal does not include an automatic invitation to major league spring training camp. Laffey...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Birthplace: Waterbury, Conn.
Resides: Wrentham, Mass.
Most recent position: Atlanta Braves' minor league pitching coordinator (2010-2013)
Major league pitching coach experience: Los Angeles Dodgers (1995-1997), New York Mets...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:56 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — When the Orioles first contacted Dave Wallace in October about their pitching coach vacancy, the 66-year-old baseball veteran took pause.
Wallace already had a nice job as the minor league pitching coordinator for the Atlanta...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado’s next checkup on his left knee will be Friday afternoon in Los Angeles, and the hope is that he will be cleared to resume some baseball activities.
Regardless, the 21-year-old All-Star is expected to fly back...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:38 PM
While the Orioles had hoped that third baseman Manny Machado could avoid offseason surgery on his left knee, it became obvious to the club since the season ended that a non-surgical recovery could result in a greater chance of Machado injuring the knee...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The Orioles have signed infielder Chad Tracy, the son of former major league manager Jim Tracy, to a minor league deal.
He's not to be confused with nine-year major leaguer Chad Tracy -- though I was guilty of confusing them today -- who has agreed to a...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:12 PM
Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts concedes that he's had passing thoughts over the past several weeks about whether these might be his final days in the only major league uniform he's ever worn.
"Oh, sure, I think everybody thinks about their...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:54 PM
The Orioles announced Thursday that they've signed four players -- infielders Ivan De Jesus Jr. and Chris Marrero, outfielder Xavier Paul and right-hander Fabio Castillo -- to minor league deals and invited all four to spring training.
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The Orioles have added more depth for the organization, signing left-handed hitting outfielder Xavier Paul to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to a SportsNet Canada report.
The Orioles are expected to announce several...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Three days before Christmas, Paul Blair felt the pain. It was as if he’d hit the fence, chest first, while chasing a fly ball.
Rushed to Howard County General Hospital, Blair, the former Orioles’ outfielder, learned he had suffered a heart...