| Oct 12, 2012
| 11:18 AM
The Orioles and Yankees lineups for Game 5 of the ALDS are out and – surprise – it’s the Yankees' lineup that is making news.
Alex Rodriguez, who is slumping terribly, is not in the starting lineup. Eric Chavez, who pinch-hit for...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:41 PM
The Yankees clubhouse, a coolly professional space after wins and losses alike, was giddy about Raul Ibanez's theatrics on Wednesday night.
"You can't script something like that," New York outfielder Nick Swisher said. "Talk about a huge momentum...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:28 PM
Baltimore Sun writers react to the Orioles' 3-2 loss to the New York Yankees in Game 3 of the ALDS:
Eduardo A. Encina, Orioles beat reporter
We came to believe that the Orioles just dont lose in extra innings, but then they met Raul Ibanez. For most of...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:43 AM
For all the important moments in Thursday’s victory, two in particular stood out.
Pedro Strop’s two scoreless innings for the win and Jim Johnson’s perfect 13th for the save.
Johnson had just blown Game 3’s save by allowing a...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:18 PM
After adding starting pitcher Scott Feldman and reliever Francisco Rodriguez this month, the Orioles have filled two needs before July 31’s non-waiver trade deadline, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t still looking.
One of the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:30 PM
For the better part of this month, the Orioles have stayed under the national radar in their pursuit of roster improvement for the second half. They made pre-emptive strikes, adding starting pitcher Scott Feldman and reliever Francisco Rodriguez while...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:00 AM
We ran a large piece today with a look at some Orioles targets as the trade deadline approaches on Wednesday.
But after talking to a bunch of people over the past few days, both in and out of the organization, there was some stuff I couldn’t get...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Baseball's nonwaiver trade deadline is at 4 p.m. today, and the Orioles are still looking to add pieces -- a right-handed hitter and a pitcher are still on the priority list.
Here are some updates on trade talk:
Heading into Wednesday morning, the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:13 PM
When the Orioles aggressively pursued and traded for right-hander Scott Feldman on July 2, weeks before the nonwaiver trade deadline, it was because the veteran had shown strong control and had eaten innings for the Chicago Cubs.
In three of his first...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:29 PM
In the final six weeks of the 2012 season, Joe Saunders exhibited a bend-but-don’t-break style after coming over to the Orioles. The left-hander minimized damage to keep his team in the game long enough for the offense to come through, like in...
| 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...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Perhaps I am exaggerating a tad, but it seems like every time another club makes a personnel move, I get an email or a tweet from an Orioles fan wondering if it could affect the Orioles.
If a player is rumored to be on the trade block or gets non-...