| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:30 PM
According to baseball historian Bill Arnold, if these Orioles can win the American League East, they will have accomplished a pretty rare feat.
Only nine times in modern baseball history has a team trailed in its division by 10 games or more on July 18...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 7:30 AM
[Down the stretch is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming night for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
O's drop first game of road trip to A's
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter calls it a good problem to have, especially considering how thin the O’s were at second base two weeks ago.
Omar Quintanilla, acquired from the Mets for cash on July 20 to provide middle infield depth with second...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:27 AM
A string of severe storms brought heavy rain and high winds through the Baltimore region and the East Coast on Tuesday, flooding homes and streets, knocking out power to thousands and forcing local school officials to cancel afternoon activities....
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:13 PM
NEW YORK — For only the second time since the Orioles moved to Baltimore, they went hitless in at least 15 at-bats with runners in scoring position in Wednesday's 12-3 loss to the Yankees.
Like Tuesday, the runners, the instruments for another...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:45 PM
Even as I rejoice for the hometown Baltimore Orioles, I'm depressed by the play of another favorite team, the N.Y. Mets. Another spring filled with hope, another summer of depressing reality.
But there is one bright spot: R.A. Dickey, who is chasing a...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 1:36 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles open their three-game series tonight against Tampa Bay here at Tropicana Field.
This weekend's series is important for both teams. The Orioles and Rays are both 55-50 and 1 1/2 games out of the second American League...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:50 PM
When Eddie Murray's sculpture is unveiled at Camden Yards this afternoon, if the sun catches the bronze just so, onlookers might get a glimpse of themselves in the reflection.
It's fitting for the Orioles' most prolific hitter ever. Writers, and even...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 2:12 PM
For 10 weeks, the Frederick Keys were Dylan Bundy's stewards. The Orioles' High-A affiliate was charged with bringing along the 19-year-old's arm and delivering him to Double-A Bowie in better shape than he arrived, a transaction that is expected to be...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Former Catonsville High pitcher Adam Kolarek was used to putting our fires when he came out of the bullpen to close games this summer for the St. Lucie Mets in the Florida State League.
But if the 2007 Catonsville High graduate thought he was going to...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 8:57 AM
Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen goes for his 12th win of the season this afternoon against the Tigers here at Comerica Park.
That would mark the most wins by an Orioles pitcher since Erik Bedard won 13 games back in 2007.
If the Orioles can win today...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:07 PM
If the Orioles are on the verge of something wild and wonderful, you can bet the New York Yankees are lurking around somewhere.
The long-standing rivalry between the Orioles and the Yankees – and between Baltimore and New York –...