| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:16 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- In his first public move in an Orioles uniform, infielder Danny Valencia stepped in front of a podium on Wednesday and vehemently denied ever using any performance-enhancing drugs.
Valencia’s name was listed on records obtained by...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:32 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles reliever Luis Ayala, who is listed on Mexico’s provisional roster for next month’s World Baseball Classic, said Thursday that he has yet to decide whether he will pitch in the event.
The 35-year-old right-...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:37 PM
The 2013 baseball season could be unlike any other in history, with an unprecedented wave of suspensions possible by the All-Star break in the mushrooming Biogenesis scandal.
Ryan Braun, the 2011 National League Most Valuable Player who beat the rap...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
three -- straight blown saves for Orioles closer Jim Johnson on the team’s current homestand.
Every Orioles fan knows that Johnson has...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:05 AM
The Orioles have added to their outfield surplus by announcing the minor league signing of Chris Dickerson.
The 30-year-old Dickerson, who will receive a spring training invite, joins a crowded Orioles roster of veteran outfielders not on the 40-man...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:28 AM
When Dan Duquette was introduced as the Orioles' executive vice president of baseball operations last offseason, he made it clear that he wanted to focus on scouting and signing local talent.
The Orioles’ latest scouting addition will help those...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:24 AM
As expected, the Orioles' only representative on USA Baseball's 27-man provisional roster for the World Baseball Classic is center fielder Adam Jones.
The rosters for the rest of the countries will be announced later today, so other Orioles could be...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 12:09 PM
When I was putting together my story on Earl Weaver after his death Friday night I knew I wanted to talk to Jim Henneman, the former Sun baseball beat writer and current Orioles official scorer who is our unofficial beat historian. All of us Sun writers...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Catonsville resident Ron Verrecchio travelled to Milwaukee, Wis. last weekend as one of three finalists in the Milwaukee Brewers' Design a YOUniform Contest.
Though Richfield, Minn. resident Ben Peters won in the end, Verrecchio said Monday that it was a...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:51 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones has accepted an invitation to play for the United States in the upcoming World Baseball Classic in March.
Team USA manager Joe Torre called Jones before Christmas and extended the offer. And what was the Orioles’...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The Orioles continued to add first base depth on Wednesday, signing Travis Ishikawa, as well as left-handed relievers Daniel Schlereth and Zach Braddock, to minor league contracts with invitations to major league spring training.
| Dec 20, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The Orioles signed three players to minor league deals Tuesday -- first baseman Travis Ishikawa and left-handed relievers Daniel Schlereth and Zach Braddock -- not only to add to the organization’s depth, but executive vice president Dan Duquette...