| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:13 AM
With the addition of right-hander Evan Meek on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league camp Wednesday, the Orioles now have 60 players set to attend spring training in Sarasota, Fla.
That could increase if Orioles executive vice president...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:30 AM
One of the most intriguing players in Orioles major league camp this spring will be one of the youngest: catcher Michael Ohlman, who turned 23 in December.
If you’ve been an Orioles fan for some years now, it’s kind of stunning that Ohlman...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:41 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles pitchers and catchers aren't required to report until tomorrow, but several early arrivals worked out Wednesday morning at the club's spring training complex at Ed Smith Stadium.
There was no clubhouse access today -- so if...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 4:15 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — Steve Clevenger made the Chicago Cubs' Opening Day roster in each of the past two seasons as the team's backup catcher, but making the Orioles' roster this season and running down the orange carpet on Opening Day would hold...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:17 AM
SARASOTA, FLA. -- Orioles top position player prospect Jonathan Schoop made a quick impression today in the team’s first intrasquad game.
Schoop hit a two-run homer to left field on the first pitch he saw from right-hander Steve Johnson in the top...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:24 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, FLA. -- Chris Tillman didn’t waste any time reminding everyone why he was the winningest pitcher on the Orioles staff last year.
He opened the Orioles’ Grapefruit League season by striking out three and giving up just one hit...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Even though Steve Clevenger (Mount St. Joseph) and Johnny Monell have experience playing elsewhere, don’t expect to see either anywhere but behind the plate this spring as they compete for the backup catching job.
Bench coach John Russell, a...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:49 PM
SARASOTA, FLA. — Orioles catcher Johnny Monell Jr. needed to put on catcher's gear just once — back when he was 12 years old and wandered onto the field before one of his father's games — for him to know that he wanted to make his career...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 7:42 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Making his second Grapefruit League appearance of the spring Saturday night, Kevin Gausman wore a pair of new prescription glasses in a game for the first time — and had a formidable Red Sox lineup seeing double.
| Mar 10, 2014
| 1:26 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. -- The competition for the reserve catcher role may not be the most compelling story in spring training for the Orioles, but it was very much on display in Monday’s 7-6 victory over the host Pittsburgh Pirates at McKechnie Field....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:39 AM
Welcome to a traveling version of the bar this morning. It’s real quiet in here after last night’s St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans.
We hitched the bar to an RV and brought it down to Sarasota, Fla. Based on Monday’s rainstorm in...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 5:04 PM
BRADENTON, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter is considering opening the season with a short bench in order to keep a 13th pitcher on the 25-man Opening Day roster.
“This time of year, you’re considering everything,” Showalter...