| Jul 21, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The Orioles made a trade on Friday.
It’s not one that will you get excited.
They added Omar Quintanilla, a 30-year-old middle infielder, for cash from the New York Mets.
With Brian Roberts and Robert Andino out, Quintanilla is definitely a...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 6:32 PM
Orioles outfielder Steve Pearce became the odd man out Saturday when the club added newly acquired infielder Omar Quintanilla to the 25-man roster.
Pearce, who hit .254 with three homers and 14 RBIs in 28 games with the Orioles this season, was...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Not a whole lot to come out of Buck Showalter’s pregame conference today – typical for a day game after a night game – but there was this one nugget.
Ryan Flaherty is getting his third straight start at second base today, even with Omar...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 3:49 PM
The San Francisco Giants placed former Oriole Aubrey Huff on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, two days after he left the team because of an episode of anxiety.
Huff has been getting treatment in Florida and is expected to rejoin the team Friday in San...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:05 PM
CLEVELAND — Orioles designated hitter Jim Thome hasn't decided how much longer he wants to play, but he has a legitimate chance to catch an old teammate and friend on one of the most noteworthy lists in baseball history if he sticks around a little....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:54 PM
CLEVELAND – Orioles manager Buck Showalter, a master of detail, watches baseball games in pieces, individual snapshots, and not in one stream. So, to him, a play that might not have been made in the third or a blown call in the sixth is equally...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:46 PM
The trade deadline can be a dangerous temptress.
At times, it can cause otherwise levelheaded organizations to do something crazy. Like trade away Jeff Bagwell for Larry Anderson. Or give up Grady Sizemore, Cliff Lee and Brandon Phillips for Bartolo...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:49 AM
A banner season on the baseball diamond in the New York Mets organization just got a lot more exciting for 2007 Catonsville High graduate Adam Kolarek.
Kolarek, who pitched in the Florida State League All-Star game representing St. Lucie earlier this...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Davey Johnson hadn't owned a home in more than a decade. But soon after being hired by the Orioles in 1995, he defied baseball managers' conventional logic by buying — rather than renting — a ranch house on the north side of Loch Raven...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:59 PM
Even when things have been going well for Orioles right-hander Tommy Hunter, he's had difficulty keeping the ball in the park.
And when things spiral out of control for Hunter, it is often because of his tendency to give up home runs. That was the case...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Wei-Yin Chen didn’t come to the Orioles with the reputation of being a strikeout pitcher, but after Sunday afternoon’s record-breaking performance, perhaps that may begin to change.
The 27-year-old lefty from Taiwan has often deflected...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 4:40 PM
NEW YORK — In the weeks leading up to Tuesday’s non-waiver trade deadline, Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette repeatedly said the club would do everything it could to remain in contention this season.