| Jun 16, 2012
| 9:02 PM
Jason Hammel didn't arrive at Turner Field on Saturday night with many fond memories. He'd seen enough of the Braves in his three seasons in the National League.
“These guys have given me nightmares, especially here,” he said.
But it was...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 7:04 PM
This has been Orioles rookie Wei-Yin Chen's first foray into interleague play, where American League pitchers are forced to bat in National League parks, but the Taiwanese left-hander has already seen enough to know he's not a fan.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Orioles entered this six-game road trip to National League parks on their hottest offensive tear of the season.
Consider it cooled. Considerably.
The Orioles lost 5-0 to the New York Mets on Tuesday, the second consecutive night in which they have...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 10:47 AM
It’s not exactly a surprise, but the Orioles’ top prospects, right-hander Dylan Bundy and shortstop Manny Machado, have been named to the prestigious 14th annual SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game.
The all-level, minor league showcase will be...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 4:00 AM
This is about the fifth time I’ve uttered this phrase this season, but this upcoming stretch will be a good test. The Washington Nationals lead the NL East, the Cleveland Indians lead the AL Central and the Los Angeles Angels are the hottest team in...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:45 PM
The Orioles could be getting a familiar face back to Camden Yards very soon.
Second baseman Brian Roberts started a two-game rehabilitation stint with short-season Single-A Aberdeen on Saturday night and could be back with the major league club as early...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 9:03 PM
The brick wall that the Orioles' offense has hit over the past eight games can be somewhat attributed to the quality of pitching it has faced. But as the missed opportunities — and goose eggs on the Camden Yards scoreboard — continue to mount,...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 9:46 AM
Despite last night's 3-1 loss to the Nationals, the Orioles can still clinch their fifth series win in six interleague series with a win in this afternoon's series finale.
A win would also give the Orioles their 11th in interleague play, tying a...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Brian Matusz had already allowed 11 hits through five innings of work Tuesday night, but Orioles manager Buck Showalter wanted to see if he could scrape one more inning out of his left-handed starter.
Showalter believed Matusz earned the right to go out...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Xavier Avery is back with the team and back in the lineup, batting second and starting in left field.
The 22-year-old, who hit .217 in a 15-game stint with the Orioles earlier this year, returned Thursday when Nick Johnson was placed on the disabled list...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Finally, the Orioles have another outfielder in the outfield.
On Thursday, the club promoted Xavier Avery from Triple-A Norfolk when first baseman Nick Johnson was placed on the disabled list with a strained right wrist.
Avery, who hit .217 in a 15-game...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 5:45 PM
Designated hitter Jim Thome is expected to arrive Sunday, so the Orioles will have to make room for him on the 25-man roster (after designating reliever Zach Phillips for assignment to clear 40-man roster space).
But the team is expected to make at least...