| Feb 28, 2012
| 2:38 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette had a special visitor at the Ed Smith Stadium complex on Tuesday morning.
Former major league star Gary Sheffield came to Orioles spring training to see Duquette,...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Right-hander Chris Tillman pitched three scoreless innings Sunday in the Orioles’ 6-1 Grapefruit League loss to the Boston Red Sox before a sellout crowd of 8,316 at Ed Smith Stadium.
Tillman pitched the middle innings of game that also featured...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:20 PM
When it comes to tailgating, the policy at downtown stadiums is simple: Ravens fans can do it. Orioles fans can't. Now there's a Facebook campaign to try to change that.
The drive was started by two lifelong Orioles fans: Austin Bogus, 26, of Fulton...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:11 PM
New York Yankees starter Freddy Garcia grabbed a little history Tuesday night.
He uncorked five wild pitches – becoming the first major league pitcher to do that since Philadelphia’s Ken Howell on April 5, 1989.
Dating to 1918, the five wild...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman wants to throw more strikes, he wants to pitch more scoreless innings and he wants to keep himself in contention for a spot in the rotation.
After Friday's 3-1 exhibition victory against the Minnesota Twins at Hammond...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:56 PM
The first thing you notice about Wilson Betemit as he talks about his career is that there is no bitterness in his voice, no spite toward previous organizations for a perceived lack of opportunities.
No, Betemit, the 30-year-old switch-hitter the Orioles...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Outfielder Jai Miller, who has been shelved for several days because of tendinitis in his right knee, may be able to play in Monday's night game against the Pirates.
Miller, who is out of minor league options and is fighting for a bench spot, hasn't...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Congratulations to Magic Johnson, Stan Kasten and the rest of the new ownership group that just bought the Los Angeles Dodgers from Frank McCourt for a reported $2 billion. They will bring the Dodgers out of bankruptcy and restore some stability...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 7:53 AM
If you haven't already, please take a look at my big feature on the 20th anniversary of the opening of Oriole Park at Camden Yards. I wrote it just for you.
The Orioles will open the regular season on Friday, which is exactly 20 years since the...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 6:06 PM
The nomadic professional baseball career of Orioles left-hander Dana Eveland has seen its share of spring training sites.
When the 28-year-old pitcher arrived at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex last weekend, it marked Eveland's seventh stint with a big...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Scott Evans remembers the soft glow of the small television set, and the way his stepfather tried to calm him and his sister for the benefit of the neighbors in the apartment below.
But who, on this night, was not celebrating?
It was 1983 and the...
| Apr 2, 2012
Dodgers fireballer Jansen
You might not have heard of Kenley Jansen. But he is well known to Hanley Ramirez, Jose Reyes, Robinson Cano and their teammates on the Dominican Republic's 2009 World Baseball Classic team. A...