| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:07 PM
For the first time in franchise history, three Orioles players received the Silver Slugger award, given annually to the top offensive player at each position in each league.
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis, center fielder Adam Jones and shortstop J.J....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:33 PM
On Tuesday evening, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis will find out whether he is a finalist for the American League Most Valuable Player Award.
On Monday night, he lost his first two awards battles of the offseason with Detroit Tigers third baseman and...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Last year’s American League Most Valuable Player race was one of the most contested in recent years, stoking a debate between two distinct schools of thought about the basis of baseball’s highest individual award.
This season, Orioles...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:42 AM
It looks as though 53 homers and 138 RBIs doesn’t go as far as it used to these days.
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis’ remarkable season earned him recognition in every major offseason postseason award, but Davis netted just one trophy...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming day for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Orioles beat Rays, 1-0, to stay alive in division race...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Welcome back to the bar.
Pull up a stool and let’s talk a little Kevin Gausman.
I keep wanting to write “Orioles top pitching prospect Kevin Gausman,” but that’s not the case because the currently injured Dylan Bundy holds that...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Adam Jones said Sunday he wanted to “shut up” Red Sox fans Monday during Boston’s home opener.
But instead, Jones and the red-hot Orioles offense got shut down by starter Clay Buchholz and the Red Sox.
Buchholz pitched seven...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:49 PM
First baseman Chris Davis was voted the American League Player of the Month for April, becoming the first Oriole to earn that honor since Melvin Mora in August 2008.
Davis hit .348 (32-for-92) with eight doubles, nine home runs, 28 RBIs, 19 runs scored...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Now that Chris Davis is assured the starting spot at first base on the American League All-Star team, another obvious question is lingering.
Will he represent the AL in the Home Run Derby?
Official word is supposed to come Monday, when New York...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Eighteen times, he suited up for baseball's All-Star Game. No American Leaguer has played in more. The two trophies Cal Ripken Jr. won as the game's Most Valuable Player gleam, plain to see, in the former Oriole's Reisterstown home.
Ripken played in the...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Aug. 12, 1997: At Camden Yards, flags fly at half-staff and the Orioles play without a public address announcer in honor of Rex Barney, 72, who had died overnight of natural causes. The stadium voice of the Birds for 23 years at Memorial Stadium and...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:39 PM
BOSTON -- In the sixth inning of Wednesday night’s 4-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis hit his major league-leading 47th homer of the season, breaking a tie for third on the franchise’s all-time single season list...