| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot, which was released Tuesday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, includes former Orioles pitchers Mike Mussina, Armando Benitez and Mike Timlin among the 19 first-time candidates.
Greg Maddux, Tom...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:07 PM
For the first time in franchise history, three Orioles players received the Silver Slugger award, given annually to the top offensive player at each position in each league.
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis, center fielder Adam Jones and shortstop J.J....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:02 PM
By any measure, the 2013 World Series should be a big television draw. The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals are historic franchises with terrific national followings, and they're attractive teams with great pitching and plenty of interesting...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense.
Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:58 PM
The Orioles sold out their final game of the 2013 season Sunday with an announced crowd of 44,230 at Camden Yards. That's their seventh sellout of the season.
That pushed the 81-game season total to 2,357,101, which is the highest for a year since 2005,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:04 PM
After lasting just 2 1/3 innings Wednesday in his first big league start since July, lefty Zach Britton's next appearance seemed tenuous.
It's now expected to happen within the next week — for the short-season Single-A Aberdeen IronBirds....
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:05 PM
After throwing 2 1/3 scoreless innings this weekend, right-hander Josh Stinson was optioned back to Triple-A Norfolk following Sunday’s game. Stinson knew his stint in Baltimore might be short, but said he wanted to make an impression on Showalter...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:20 AM
PHOENIX — The Orioles’ night ended Monday with Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder Adam Eaton hitting a ball into the swimming pool in right-center at Chase Field then and running into a pile of teammates at home plate.
On a night in which...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 11:33 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson stood by his locker and explained what has become a familiar scene at the end of games.
For his second straight outing, Johnson – the majors' saves leader with 39 – couldn't preserve a one-run ninth-inning lead....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:02 PM
There's not a whole lot of mystery to this version of the Orioles.
Pitch well enough and hope for the home run — because no one in the sport is better at hitting baseballs a long way.
In an 11-8 slugfest victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:28 PM
With a third-inning blast off Seattle right-hander Aaron Harang onto Eutaw Street, first baseman Chris Davis continued to cement his place in the Orioles history books.
Davis became just the fifth Oriole to hit 40 home runs in a season, joining Brady...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:56 PM
In the midst of his most prolonged slump of the season, Chris Davis will be the Orioles’ designated hitter in Tuesday night’s game against the Houston Astros. He’ll still bat fifth, while Ryan Flaherty will take over at first base and...