| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Andy MacPhail had been running the Orioles' baseball operations for eight months when he decided to inflict about as deep a wound as he could to his club's short-term fortunes.
It's easy to forget now, but Erik Bedard was one of only a few true bright...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Under Armour's newest football commercial begins with high school players rushing to a practice field set beneath the Baltimore skyline.
Some carry their gear through subway turnstiles. Others pedal furiously on bikes. A few jump into the bed of a...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 1:42 PM
There was a time not so long ago when it was pretty easy for baseball fans to handicap the pennant races and predict which division winners and wild-card teams would make it into the postseason.
All you had to do was follow the money.
The New York...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:19 AM
While Chris Davis crushed his way through an Orioles record earlier Friday night with his 31st home run of the season, closer Jim Johnson achieved his own milestone about 90 minutes later in the Orioles' 4-2 win over the New York Yankees.
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said there is a simple key to competing with the slugging teams of the American League, clubs that seemingly can score at will: Play excellent defense.
"That sucker [the ball] stays in the park, you better catch it,"...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 10:22 PM
Pimlico Race Course
Russell takes jockey title; Vazquez wins trainer crown
The Pimlico Race Course spring meeting ended Saturday with jockey Sheldon Russell and trainer Juan Vazquez winning individual titles. The 36-day stand began April 4. Russell...
| May 12, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The Orioles played one of their better all-around games of the young season Sunday, using three homers and strong pitching to shut out the Minnesota Twins, 6-0, while capturing their ninth series victory in 12 opportunities.
And yet the Orioles fly...
| May 13, 2013
| 5:22 PM
When he charges onto the infield grass, makes that barehanded pickup and throws a rocket to first, Manny Machado reminds Orioles fans of a superstar third baseman of yesteryear.
When he breaks out of the batter's box on a liner into the gap and hits...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Orioles.
five -- consecutive quality starts for Chris Tillman.
Right-hander Chris Tillman pitched seven strong innings Tuesday night, allowing four...
| May 10, 2013
| 10:13 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Dating back to last season, the Orioles often have struggled offensively when they can’t hit the longball.
On Friday, in a 9-6, 10-inning victory over the Minnesota Twins, they flourished despite not going quite deep enough....
| Jul 24, 2012
| 8:50 PM
PASADENA, Calif. — His career is dwarfed by his incision.
"It's the ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction while using the Palmaris longus tendon," he said. "That's why they call it Tommy John surgery."
But it is actually the Frank Jobe surgery....
| Apr 9, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Chris Davis was one of the hottest hitters in baseball in the first week of the season, though he has cooled off over the past couple of games. Still, his historic four-game start to the season probably prompted casual sports fans across the country to...