| Jun 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Tonight, Dontrelle Willis will start a game for the Orioles’ Triple-A affiliate, the Norfolk Tides.
That in itself is news because Willis, the 2003 National League Rookie of the Year and 2005 NL Cy Young Award runner-up, left the Tides earlier this...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 8:03 PM
As part of their 20th anniversary at Camden Yards, the Orioles in 2012 will unveil six statues of the modern franchise's Hall of Famers in a revamped area beyond the bullpens in left-center field.
Each of the six men who have gone into the National...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 7:41 AM
We just had our annual BBWAA meeting, and there are two things of interest that came out of it.
One: Next year, the BBWAA season awards – that’s MVP, Cy Young, Rookie of the Year and Manager of the Year – will be announced on MLB...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 7:09 PM
The last time the Orioles employed a legitimate big leaguer from the Baltimore area, his name was Cal Ripken Jr. — and he retired in 2001.
If new executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette gets his way, that local pipeline will...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette just introduced new starting pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada in a news conference at Camden Yards. Here's what Duquette had to say about Wada:
"We are excited to have Tsuyoshi join our team,...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Dontrelle Willis, the exuberant left-hander with the signature leg kick who was once the best young southpaw in baseball, has decided to retire.
Willis was trying to make a comeback with the Orioles, his fifth organization since the beginning of the 2010...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 7:26 PM
NEW YORK - On a day in which the Orioles traded two of their more popular veterans for three young players, the club turned a doubleheader in Yankee Stadium over to two 23-year-old starting pitchers who are supposed to be part of the future.
| Aug 5, 2011
| 8:21 PM
The Orioles' beleaguered rotation lost another member Friday when struggling rookie Zach Britton was placed on the disabled list with a left shoulder strain.
The news comes a day after Britton allowed six runs (four earned) and 12 hits over 5 1/3 innings...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 8:51 PM
Two thumbs up to the Brewers' Casey McGehee for hitting three home runs Wednesday after the father of a 7-year-old asked him to hit a home run for his son. … Stephen Strasburg begins his comeback for real Sunday in Hagerstown, Md. He's had...
| Sep 3, 1995
The runner, all 240 pounds of him, barreled toward second base with one thought in mind: break up the double play. Slide, schmide. He lowered his shoulder and struck the second baseman, a scrawny ninth-grader who flew up like a rag doll.
The kid fell...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:08 PM
The All-Star break could not have come at a better time for the Miami Marlins, who open the second half Friday night having lost four in row and 11 of 16. They are a season-worst six games below .500 (44-50) and are 7 ½ games behind the National League...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:09 PM
The baseball team at King's Academy in West Palm Beach just got a notch more credible on Friday.
Athletic Director Adam Winters announced the school has hire former University of Florida standout and Major League Baseball player Brad Wilkerson as its new...