| Mar 5, 2013
| 2:49 PM
DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Steve Pearce and Conor Jackson, two players competing against each other trying to win a roster spot with the Orioles, have been the team’s top two hitters over the first 10 games of the Grapefruit League schedule.
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Good morning from Sarasota; apparently, I escaped the Mid-Atlantic just in time.
Although, in case you were wondering, it is only 60 degrees here this morning. I guess that doesn’t make things better when you have a snow shovel in your hand. I&...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 5:42 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Nolan Reimold hasn’t played left field since last Friday, and if he can’t get out there consistently this spring, he could end up on the disabled list when the Orioles break camp.
That’s so far away in Reimold&...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:34 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles played on the Ed Smith Stadium main field for the first time this spring on Thursday afternoon, making it the site for their second straight day of intrasquad games.
Much like the back-to-back intrasquad games on Wednesday,...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 11:25 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- With 16 players capable of playing the outfield in Orioles camp this spring, manager Buck Showalter will spend a lot of time with his eyes on the outfield.
In deciding reserve roles, defensive flexibility will play a large factor. Four...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 1:33 PM
The Orioles rallied for two runs in the eighth inning for their second straight comeback victory -- a 5-4 win over the Blue Jays on Sunday at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.
With the score tied at 3, Trayvon Robinson and Jason Pridie led off the inning...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Travis Ishikawa doesn't remember getting hit square in the right cheek, only the glance of a fastball speeding at his head, then waking up on the ground thinking his jaw was shattered.
"I have to say it was the best hit by pitch...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The Orioles' top position prospect, Jonathan Schoop, had been away for most of the spring while representing the Netherlands in the World Baseball Classic.
He finally returned Wednesday and, on Friday, he led the Orioles to a 6-3 win over the Tampa Bay...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:58 PM
For three of the four innings he pitched Friday, right-hander Steve Johnson showed why he remains in consideration to be the Orioles' fifth starter.
The other inning, though, the 25-year-old St. Paul's alum would like to forget.
In the Orioles' 6-3...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 2:23 PM
The Orioles scored eight runs in the first inning Sunday, but still had to squeak out a victory in the late innings of a sloppy, rainy contest.
Paced by a Chris Dickerson grand slam against Pittsburgh starter Chris Leroux, the Orioles took an 8-0 lead...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
The big story last week was a not-so-...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:23 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Orioles manager Buck Showalter made it clear Tuesday that top pitching prospects Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman are part of the club’s major league plans by late 2013.
Meeting with the media on the day pitchers and catchers...