| Mar 16, 2014
| 12:16 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — When the Orioles signed right-handed relief pitcher Ryan Webb in December, executive vice president Dan Duquette quickly compared him to Jim Johnson, who had been traded earlier that month.
And while the comparison wasn't...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:40 PM
There's just something about the New York Yankees that makes the blood of true Baltimoreans boil.
Maybe it's the fact that they win too much.
Maybe it's the fact that they spend too much.
Maybe it's the fact that they won't apologize for being the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:23 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Top position player prospect Jonathan Schoop homered for the second straight day Thursday, hitting a solo homer off Bud Norris in the first inning of the Orioles' second intrasquad game.
Schoop’s homer was a blast to left-...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:02 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — The Orioles' sudden spring training spending spree continued Saturday as the club agreed to terms on a one-year deal with free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz, according to industry sources.
The deal, which is pending a physical...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:34 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles won't hold their first workout for pitchers and catchers until Friday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex, but the atmosphere during Thursday's workout on report day resembled a day with the entire squad in attendance.
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:36 PM
The Orioles' frustrating offseason got a little more frustrating Friday when the front office came up short in its pursuit of veteran pitcher Bronson Arroyo, who seemed to be the best fit of the remaining pitchers available in the free-agent market....
| Feb 1, 2014
| 5:05 AM
As the Orioles prepared for last year's annual FanFest, it didn't seem to matter that the club had made only under-the-radar alterations to its roster. The organization was coming off its first winning season and first postseason appearance since 1997....
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Now that longtime Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts has departed to wear the pinstripes of the New York Yankees, Ryan Flaherty finally has the opportunity to become an everyday major league player.
Several candidates could fill the vacancy at...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:49 AM
Going over the list of the nearly 60 players who will be in Sarasota, Fla., when major league spring training opens for the Orioles next week and trying to project the club's 25-man roster for Opening Day is a tough task.
However, there are roughly 13...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:25 PM
The Orioles have signed veteran Jack Cust to a minor league deal, an industry source confirmed Wednesday.
The 35-year-old Cust will not receive an invitation to major league spring training, so he will report to the club’s minor league camp at...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:52 PM
MLS teams draft Caringi, Dacres
UMBC senior soccer standouts Pete Caringi III (Calvert Hall) and Kadeem Dacres were selected in Tuesday's Major League Soccer SuperDraft. Caringi, a forward, was selected in the third round by the Montreal...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:17 AM
Just less than three months shy of his 41st birthday, free-agent right-handed pitcher Brett Tomko hopes for one last chance to get back to the major leagues.
Tomko will throw for the Orioles on Friday morning in Orange County, Calif. He aims to...