| Feb 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Travis Ishikawa doesn't remember getting hit square in the right cheek, only the glance of a fastball speeding at his head, then waking up on the ground thinking his jaw was shattered.
"I have to say it was the best hit by pitch...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 8:21 PM
The message on the black T-shirts that Orioles players have often worn around the clubhouse during spring training speaks volumes. It highlights their belief that last year's sudden success -- in which the Orioles shocked baseball and returned to the...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 9:29 AM
The Orioles didn’t return to Baltimore from the winter meetings with the power bat they coveted, but club executive vice president Dan Duquette was satisfied with the team’s progress this week in Nashville, Tenn.
One of the team’s...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 2:58 PM
The annual winter meetings usually contain more style than substance, hyped in the days leading up to the event and ultimately ending with most teams making few moves.
While the Orioles spent this week in the Gaylord Opryland Hotel at the root of many...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The clock is winding down to Friday’s deadline to tender contracts to arbitration-eligible players, and the Orioles must decide whether to tender contracts to 14 players on their 25-man roster.
The largest looming decision is whether the Orioles...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Baseball’s winter meetings begin in earnest Monday, and this was supposed to be the year that a lot of the impact signings were made before the sport’s annual powwow.
The thought was that changes in compensation for free agents would...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:57 PM
The grind of the baseball season had just hit Memorial Day and the Orioles were struggling. They had lost six straight in tough-luck fashion, including a three-game sweep in Toronto.
The bats were struggling, pitchers were frustrated and Orioles...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Here's a look at what some other media outlets are saying about the Orioles:
** Matt Snyder of CBSSports.com takes a semi-tongue-in-cheek look at the Orioles’ October travel plans after clinching a playoff spot:
Have you stayed with us before?...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:50 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Chris Davis was on the roster of two Texas Rangers teams that eventually went to the World Series.
He didn't make the postseason cut in 2010 and was traded to the Orioles halfway through 2011.
On Friday, he'll play the first big...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:03 AM
Up until the ninth inning, it was a great game, and TBS provided coverage worthy of it.
As I said in my review of Friday night's wildcard game, the broadcast team of Ernie Johnson on play by play and Cal Ripken and John Smoltz as analysts is a winner....
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:03 PM
A night after being shut out for the first time in 49 games, the Orioles have brought their bats in their series finale against the Blue Jays.
The Orioles have hit six homers tonight after seven innings, including three in the five-run fifth, to build up...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:34 PM
Zach Phillips keeps a few lucky quarters in his pocket. Pedro Strop wears Ninja Turtle boxers. And Jason Hammel — well, it got so extreme that he had to swear off the whole superstition thing. It was, he says, a distraction.
"Yeah, I've actually...