| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel admits that when he heard the diagnosis of his arm discomfort as a right flexor mass strain, he, too, had some concerns.
That injury can be a precursor to problems — and possibly a tear — in the elbow...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:13 PM
SAN DIEGO — Over the past week, as pending suspensions tied to the Biogenesis investigation loomed over the game, the Orioles players and management tried to conduct business as normal.
And when 50-games suspensions were handed out to 12 players...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis says the only way baseball will rid itself of performance-enhancing drugs is to stiffen its penalties, which he believes should, at the least, include a five-year suspension for a first-time offender.
And, if Major...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Most anything a person needs to know about life can be learned from a seat at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. For most of the last decade and a half, the typical Baltimore baseball fan could have a received a master's degree in how to survive loss,...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Aug. 12, 1997: At Camden Yards, flags fly at half-staff and the Orioles play without a public address announcer in honor of Rex Barney, 72, who had died overnight of natural causes. The stadium voice of the Birds for 23 years at Memorial Stadium and...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:31 AM
There's little arguing that on paper, the Orioles don't appear to be better now than they were last season, but they can still lay claim to having the best defense in baseball.
ESPN’s Buster Olney points this out, naming the Orioles as the best...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:34 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — As the Orioles open up the unofficial second half of the season, they know that the Texas Rangers could be one of the teams they end up battling for a possible playoff spot.
So even though the three games here won’t be as...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:00 AM
"Clubhouse" is the perfect word for the space where the Orioles dress before games.
The banter, exchanged from chairs that ring the spacious room, tends toward the pleasantly juvenile. And it's rare to walk in and not see players hooting their way...
| Aug 21, 2013
The steady stream of fans rapidly heading toward the exits of Camden Yards in the ninth inning of the Orioles' 7-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night signaled that they had seen enough.
A one-run game quickly spiraled into a five-run deficit for...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 3:29 PM
NEW YORK — The Orioles made major switches at the catcher position on the first day of roster expansion Sunday, designating backup Taylor Teagarden for assignment while purchasing the contract of veteran Chris Snyder and Baltimore native Steve...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
[Back for its second year, "Down the Stretch" is a daily Orioles Insider blog that will set up the coming night for the O's and their American League competition as the push for the postseason continues.]
About last night
Jim Johnson's error and...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:04 PM
TORONTO — Orioles manager Buck Showalter readily admits that his team has gone through bad streaks with runners in scoring position. And he said he's guilty of not harping on their struggles when they happen, fearing it could make the situation...