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  • Zach Britton gets his first major league save in Orioles' 2-1 win over Royals

    Zach Britton gets his first major league save in Orioles' 2-1 win over Royals
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The drama of Thursday's night game had little to do with the Kansas City Royals' impressive hard-throwing rookie Yordano Ventura or another short but solid performance from the Orioles' Wei-Yin Chen. No, this one was mostly...
  • Orioles fall, 7-5 to Tigers on Wednesday afternoon for fourth consecutive loss

    Orioles fall, 7-5 to Tigers on Wednesday afternoon for fourth consecutive loss
    The Orioles offense received the wake-up call it needed in the fourth inning of Wednesday afternoon’s series finale when Detroit Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander threw a 94-mph fastball behind designated hitter Nelson Cruz. The pitch...
  • Coffee Companion (5/13): Norris' night spoiled by blast, beanball

    Coffee Companion (5/13): Norris' night spoiled by blast, beanball
    Some might think it was overkill to have three Sun reporters at a Monday night Orioles game. Nonsense. We knew something big would happen, and when the benches emptied yesterday, we were ready. Want proof? This is the Coffee Companion, your No. 1 source...
  • Bud Norris pitches into 8th inning, gets ejected in Orioles' 4-1 loss to Tigers

    Bud Norris pitches into 8th inning, gets ejected in Orioles' 4-1 loss to Tigers
    Bud Norris silenced the Detroit Tigers hitters early in his outing Saturday night by pitching inside effectively, but when his 113th and final pitch sailed inside and hit right fielder Torii Hunter, it wasn't received well. Tempers flared and both...
  • Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez working on more 'aggressive' mechanics

    Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez working on more 'aggressive' mechanics
    BOSTON — Since his last start a week ago, Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez has made several visits to the team’s video room, trying to figure out why he’s struggled in his first three starts as an Oriole. A day after allowing five...
  • Orioles won't engage in any contract extension talks during season, Dan Duquette says

    Orioles won't engage in any contract extension talks during season, Dan Duquette says
    Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said Monday he wouldn't be engaging in contract extension talks with any players during the season -- meaning the future of pending free agents J.J. Hardy, Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis will be on hold until...
  • Orioles notes on Preston Guilmet, Steve Clevenger and more

    Orioles notes on Preston Guilmet, Steve Clevenger and more
    Even though Preston Guilmet has been primarily a one-inning pitcher at Triple-A Norfolk this season, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he believes the right-hander can provide the club with the long reliever it needs. Three of Guilmet’s 13...
  • Orioles left-hander Zach Britton back from sickness; Manny Machado plays first extended spring game

    Orioles left-hander Zach Britton back from sickness; Manny Machado plays first extended spring game
    BOSTON -- Left-handed reliever Zach Britton was the latest victim of the illness bug that’s gone around the clubhouse the past two weeks. Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Britton was sent back to the team hotel before Friday’s game and...
  • Orioles getting defensive in the season's early going

    Orioles getting defensive in the season's early going
    Defense has been a staple of the Orioles’ success the past two seasons, and the team enters this afternoon’s game against the Boston Red Sox leading the major leagues with a .995 fielding percentage. The Orioles have made just three errors...
  • Major league veterans Quintin Berry, Alexi Casilla heating up in Triple-A Norfolk

    Major league veterans Quintin Berry, Alexi Casilla heating up in Triple-A Norfolk
    A pair of former major leaguers are heating up this month for Triple-A Norfolk, adding to a list of veteran position players who are vying for a call-up should the Orioles have a need. Outfielder Quintin Berry and infielder Alexi Casilla are both...
  • Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman leaning on success against Red Sox tonight at Fenway Park

    Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman leaning on success against Red Sox tonight at Fenway Park
    BOSTON -- Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman has had more success against the Boston Red Sox than any other American League East opponent, so it's no wonder why manager Buck Showalter pushed him back to pitch tonight in the first game of this weekend&...
  • Slow start dooms Chris Tillman in Orioles' 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros on Sunday

    Slow start dooms Chris Tillman in Orioles' 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros on Sunday
    Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman isn’t sure why it is happening, but he knows he needs to be better early in games if he’s going to continue his ascent as a major league starter. On Sunday, in the Orioles’ 5-2 loss to the Houston...