| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:03 PM
Life has been so charmed for the Orioles in the past few days that on Thursday, they chased one of baseball’s best pitchers with a weather report.
They followed that up with a 5-2 win over the Texas Rangers without hitting one long ball —...
| May 25, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said left-hander Johan Santana will throw five innings or 75 pitches Tuesday in an extended spring training game and then his next step will be determined.
Santana, a two-time American League Cy Young...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:51 PM
DALLAS – The Orioles purchased the contract of two-time Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana from Triple-A Norfolk on Monday evening and placed him on the 15-day major league disabled list as he continues to rehab from left shoulder surgery.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I realize that it is almost comical to be checking the American League East standings right now.
These teams, with the exception of the surprisingly bad Tampa Bay Rays, are bunched up. And they will play each other so many more...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:40 AM
What’s in the box?
One of my biggest complaints with Season 6 was the unresolved plotline with Michael Ginsberg’s crumbling mental stability. That answer arrived in a box in "The Runaways." I almost wish it hadn’t.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:26 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles are shelving right-hander Edgmer Escalona for the next three weeks because of inflammation in his right shoulder.
The 27-year-old Escalona's only spring training appearance was an unimpressive one. He allowed five runs...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:04 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Two-time Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana visited the Ed Smith Stadium Complex on Monday morning with little fanfare — the latest veteran seeking a second baseball life with the Orioles.
The Orioles were nearing a minor...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:02 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Several questions remain as to when and how — or even if — two-time Cy Young Award winner Johan Santana will help the Orioles, but the club believes signing him is worth the chance and could end up paying dividends...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:49 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — Orioles catcher Johnny Monell Jr. needed to put on catcher's gear just once — back when he was 12 years old and wandered onto the field before one of his father's games — for him to know that he wanted to make his career...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Finding the Professional Baseball Training building in Catonsville might be harder than hitting an inside-the-park home run, but once you are inside the former pool hall, you are surrounded by baseball instruction.
Brian Bent, who played four years of...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Sander Beck first attended an Orioles' games at Camden Yards when he was about 8, and some of his favorite players included Cal Ripken Jr., Mike Bordick, B.J. Surhoff and Mike Mussina.
"That core group was fun to watch. Even when [Mussina], went to...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:16 PM
Record: 89-65 Place: Second in American League
Manager: Paul Richards Most Valuable Oriole: Brooks Robinson
Batting leader: Brooks Robinson (.294) Home run leader: Ron Hansen (22)
RBI leader: Jim Gentile (98) Wins leader: Chuck Estrada (18)...