| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:43 AM
Harbor Park, the home of the Orioles' Triple-A affiliate Norfolk Tides, is currently undergoing a major facelift that should affect the way games are played there.
While a new natural playing surface is being installed for the first time since the...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Saturday's Alumni Game at Mount St. Joseph marked the celebration of the school's rich baseball heritage. It also marked the end of an era.
Before a crowd of supporters and former players, Gaels coach Dave Norton officially announced his retirement...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:39 AM
The buzz about Henry Urrutia has been building since he homered in his first home at-bat for the Bowie Baysox.
The 26-year-old was wildly successful at the Double-A level, hitting seven home runs and 16 doubles, driving in 37 runs and producing a .365/....
| Apr 18, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Right-hander Steve Johnson (lat) threw four innings and 70 pitches in Fort Myers, Fla., as part of an extended spring game. Assuming he feels good during a side session this weekend, Johnson will make his 2013 pro debut next week in Charlotte for the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif — Orioles manager Buck Showalter's focus was on the Oakland Athletics on Friday night, but that doesn’t mean he didn’t have an eye on what was happening in Charlotte.
Right-hander Jake Arrieta, who was demoted Monday...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Right-hander Jair Jurrjens, who made the National League All-Star team two years ago with the Atlanta Braves, arrived in the Orioles clubhouse Friday afternoon to prepare for Saturday's start against the Tampa Bay Rays.
"This is where everyone wants...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:17 PM
The Orioles lost their final season tuneup, 6-4, to their top affiliate, the Norfolk Tides, on Wednesday, but the important thing for the big league club is that lefty Brian Matusz again pitched well.
Matusz allowed three hits and one walk while striking...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Orioles all-star catcher Matt Wieters is headed back to Norfolk this year.
And so are all of his 2012 Orioles’ teammates. At least for one day.
The Orioles are expected to play their Triple-A affiliate, the Norfolk Tides, at Harbor Park on...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 1:19 PM
The Orioles will play an exhibition game against State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota on April 3 at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
The game follows the Orioles' last Grapefruit League game -- April 1 against the Tampa Bay Rays -- and an...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Only in minor league baseball could you find an event titled “Salute to Bacon Night.”
On July 13, the Norfolk Tides — the Orioles' Triple-A team — are attempting to set the record for largest BLT ever created as part of this...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Buck Showalter just wanted to know one thing from Ron Johnson and Mike Griffin.
How did they steer the Triple-A Norfolk Tides to a winning record when Showalter spent the whole season stealing their players?
“My gosh, I never heard a complaint,&...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Former Oriole lefty Dana Eveland has agreed to a one-year deal with the Hanwha Eagles of the Korea Baseball Organization, according to an industry source.
Eveland, who made $750,000 with the Orioles last season, will receive $675,000 guaranteed from the...