| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:02 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — The Orioles' sudden spring training spending spree continued Saturday as the club agreed to terms on a one-year deal with free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz, according to industry sources.
The deal, which is pending a physical...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:42 AM
SARASOTA, FLA. -- Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he feels bad for the national attention generated from the one-page writing assignment he gave to minor leaguer Josh Hart on Orioles Hall of Famer Frank Robinson.
The story picked up steam on Tuesday...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:45 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE, FLA. — Orioles right-hander Eddie Gamboa is nearly a year into his transition, tinkering with baseball's most temperamental pitch.
But when Gamboa entered his first big-league spring training game on Friday afternoon against the...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Delmon Young had two hits in three at-bats and has been swinging a hot bat since the intrasquad games.
“When you bring in guys who’ve been around, they know the gig,’’ Showalter said. “They’re not waiting to get their...
| 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....
| Jan 4, 2014
| 5:29 AM
With less than six weeks remaining until spring training, the Orioles are still trying to upgrade the team they will bring to Sarasota, Fla., in mid-February.
The shopping list hasn’t changed much in recent weeks, and executive vice president...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:17 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- This is the time in the offseason when savvy clubs are able to make some under-the-radar minor league signings that can help them down the road.
And while the Orioles' signings of Delmon Young and Alexi Casilla over the past few days...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:14 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Delmon Young strolled by his new manager’s office Wednesday afternoon at the Ed Smith Stadium complex with a wide smile across his face.
“I just weighed in — 223 [pounds],” Young told Buck Showalter as he...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:48 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles outfield at major league spring training this year will be crowded.
The club is expected to announce the signing of outfielder Tyler Colvin to a major league deal today, as we first reported last night, pending a...
| 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...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Right-hander Suk-min Yoon has his visa issues behind him and will make his Grapefruit League debut for the Orioles on Saturday against the New York Yankees.
The details right now are sketchy. He hasn’t been told when he will go in the game or...