| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:30 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:09 PM
During the course of a long baseball season, there are always a few games that stand out for their wild, unpredictable nature.
The Orioles' 7-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday evening qualifies — but only because of one...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 4:22 PM
This hasn't been a normal week for Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez.
Gonzalez left the team before Monday's game to travel to California for the birth of his first child, then took a cross-continent flight Thursday in order to start Saturday against...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Four Orioles players are still in line to start for the American League in this year’s All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York, but one race is getting extremely close, according to the latest AL all-star fan balloting results released Saturday...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts, who is slated to begin a minor league rehab assignment Tuesday at Triple-A Norfolk, hopes his stay there is a short one.
Roberts hasn't played in a game since the third game of the regular season, when he injured...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:31 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — As a veteran of 14 major league seasons, it took a while for right-hander Freddy Garcia to get used to those long bus rides in Triple-A.
But when the 36-year-old pitcher decided to sign a minor league deal with the Orioles before...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 11:57 PM
SEATTLE – Before Tuesday night's game against the Seattle Mariners, the Orioles demoted their previous night’s starter, Zach Britton, and called up another arm for their bullpen.
Cycling in fresh relievers has become a necessity for a club...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 2:00 PM
You either love it or you hate it.
You think it's one of the best things to happen to baseball. Or you think it's the biggest travesty ever perpetrated on the game.
This is what happens when fans discuss the designated hitter: they tend to deal in...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:30 PM
The sight of Matt Wieters' home-run trot ending in a frenetic pile at home plate conjured memories of the 16 straight extra-inning wins the Orioles orchestrated last season.
But Thursday night's 10-inning 10-6 win over the Tampa Bay Rays — which...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter had confidence that Nolan Reimold’s bat would eventually come around. Even though Reimold’s batting average dipped below .200 just two days ago as he struggled to find a comfort zone splitting time between...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 8:26 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter might not be a fan of doubleheaders, but he couldn't complain about the result of Saturday's split twin bill against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Camden Yards.
The Orioles won both games of the doubleheader, getting a career-...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Buck Showalter says it all the time: "Sleep fast."
And after spending more than 12 hours at Camden Yards Saturday for a split-game doubleheader, surely some of the Orioles' heads hit their pillows pretty quickly.
The Orioles go for the series sweep...