| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:24 AM
If you were looking for a top-notch baseball pedigree, you could do much worse than having a Hall of Fame member and one of the most beloved players in the history of the sport as your grandfather.
Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Carl Yastrzemski and an...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Orioles right-hander Jake Arrieta, who was called up from Triple-A Norfolk on Friday to provide bullpen depth, will start Monday night against the Tigers in Detroit in place of right-hander Jason Hammel.
Hammel returned to the ballpark Sunday after...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:18 PM
-- Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was named American League Player of the Week on Monday following his history-making start to the season.
It is the second consecutive player of the week honor for Davis, who ended the regular season last year...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
We will see history tonight if Chris Davis, who had four home runs in his first four games, hits another homer. If the hottest hitter in baseball puts another out of the ballpark, he will become the first player in major league history to hit a home run...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Joe Saunders’ offseason has been spent golfing, working out, entertaining at his Arizona home and being a father to his 2-year-old and 4-year-old girls.
He can’t say he hasn’t thought about where he’ll be reporting to spring...
| 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-...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:24 PM
That the Boston Red Sox are talking to free-agent outfielder Adam LaRoche, which was reported Wednesday, isn't exactly new. The Red Sox were among a handful of teams — the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays also on that list —...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:39 AM
Orioles rookie outfielder L.J. Hoes earned a taste of the big leagues this past season, but the organization’s minor league player of the year faces a tough fight this spring to make the 25-man roster out of camp.
The Mitchellville native was a...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter was somewhat astonished by the interest his third base coach vacancy drew. Candidates constantly emerged to replace DeMarlo Hale, who was hired as Toronto's bench coach last month.
But when decision time to make a hire...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Steve Johnson's journey to becoming an Oriole had its twists and turns. It had its share of doubters, too, including Johnson, who didn't know whether he would ever get a chance to make a big league roster.
The 25-year-old right-hander was a four-time...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen leaves Baltimore on Tuesday for the club’s minor league complex in Sarasota, Fla., but how long he’ll be there is unknown.
“I just want to go down there and prepare early and rehab early so I can get...
| May 14, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Ever since the Orioles drafted Manny Machado with the third pick overall out of a Miami high school in 2010, there were comparisons with another former Miami phenom.
Machado may never shake the Alex Rodriguez comparisons – which was the ultimate...