| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:01 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Orioles open the second half of their season tonight in Oakland, their first stop in a three-city, 10-game West Coast road trip.
Oakland (59-36) comes out of the break with the best record in baseball. The Orioles (52-42) are...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:07 AM
I was doing a radio segment on 105.7 The Fan on Thursday night when host Terry Ford asked me an interesting question.
And since we encourage recycling here at Connolly’s, I thought I’d drop it on you.
I was asked which Oriole did I think...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Coming off a heartbreaking, walk-off loss to open their 10-game, West Coast road trip Friday night, the Orioles’ resilience was tested Saturday night against an Oakland Athletics club with the best record in baseball.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:05 PM
They call them the unwritten rules of baseball, but Orioles manager Buck Showalter obviously thinks even unwritten rules are made to be broken.
He ordered an intentional walk to slumping Bryce Harper in the eighth inning Thursday night, even though...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:24 PM
After their gritty, 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night, the Orioles will have to wait until August for the opportunity to claim true "Beltway Series" bragging rights. They took two of three against the Nationals this week, but...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:57 PM
The Orioles ideally wanted to work right-hander Bud Norris back into the rotation gradually as he returned from his trip to the disabled list with a right groin strain, and a key caveat of that in the eyes of manager Buck Showalter was getting Norris...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 12:18 PM
One day after the rain postponed the game between the Orioles and the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, the two teams are scheduled to meet at Camden Yards tonight.
Same pitchers, slightly different lineup now that the designated hitter is back....
| Jul 8, 2014
| 12:33 PM
After hitting a two-run home run in the 11th inning Monday, Chris Davis is back in the Orioles’ starting lineup Tuesday against Washington Nationals right-hander Doug Fister.
The hot-hitting Steve Pearce is out of the lineup for the second...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have passed the mid-season mark sitting on a comfortable perch — first place in the American League East with a four game lead (five in the loss column) over the Toronto Blue Jays. It's difficult to know whether to be overjoyed...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:45 PM
WASHINGTON -- The decision to send right-hander Kevin Gausman back to Triple-A Norfolk on Monday was as much to limit his innings as it was to bring up another reliever, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said before tonight’s game against the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:16 PM
BOSTON -- With his team going deep into another extra-inning game at Fenway Park, Orioles manager Buck Showalter scanned the dugout and saw first baseman Chris Davis. His mind immediately went back to that 17-inning game in 2012 when he was forced to call...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:07 PM
By definition, it was the New York Yankees who were in pinstripes at Camden Yards for the Orioles’ 3-2 win in 10 innings Friday night.
Their fans, as always, were out in abundance, making up at least half of the sellout crowd. But these weren't...