| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The Orioles’ sweep by the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field last weekend raised all kinds of red flags.
But four days back home against the Tampa Bay Rays allowed the Orioles to get back to one of the things that has carried them to the top of the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Just about every time the Tampa Bay Rays have been mentioned to Buck Showalter in the past month, he can't help but talk about Drew Smyly, the left-handed starter the Rays received from the Detroit Tigers in last month's blockbuster deal that included...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:24 PM
After the Orioles’ 4-2 victory against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night in a lackluster game that lasted three hours and 37 minutes and featured 319 pitches, manager Buck Showalter played an impromptu word game with reporters.
“That was a...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:38 PM
CHICAGO — Wrigley Field is known as the “Friendly Confines,” but the Orioles have had their share of challenges in two games this weekend here on Chicago's North Side.
The Orioles waited through a 3-hour, 9-minute rain delay Saturday...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:16 PM
CHICAGO – The Orioles have a close connection to the inspiration behind the “Ice Bucket Challenge” that has swept the nation recently and raised awareness and funding for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), commonly known as Lou Gehrig&...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:42 PM
CHICAGO -- After the Orioles opened up their largest division lead in nearly 17 years with a 5-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night, the visiting clubhouse of U.S. Cellular Field was loose.
Players sang along to the lyrics of the Zac...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The beating the Orioles put on the Chicago White Sox bullpen Monday night — five runs in the eighth inning off three relievers with ERAs over five — was born of the same offseason strategy that the Orioles took with their bullpen.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Chris Davis, who was batting .193 in 99 games through Sunday, didn’t start Monday against New York Yankees left-hander Chris Capuano.
But after third baseman Manny Machado injured his right leg during an at-bat in the bottom of the third inning,...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Suddenly, it seems like it's all right there for the taking, and everyone — the Orioles, their fans and maybe even their closest competition — senses the leaves are going to turn orange and black in the fall.
The Orioles moved to six games...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 8:10 PM
The last time right-hander Kevin Gausman faced the Oakland Athletics, he shut down the best team in baseball in one of the best outings of his career.
On June 7, Gausman held Oakland to one run and four hits in a career-high seven innings en route to...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Perhaps it was fitting that the first leadoff home run in Nick Markakis’ career would stand as the game-winner Sunday in a 1-0 pitchers’ duel victory over the Seattle Mariners at Camden Yards.
In his nine years with the Orioles, Markakis has...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:30 AM
After the Orioles added left-hander Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox shortly before Thursday's nonwaiver trade deadline, it brought predictably positive reactions from the home clubhouse at Camden Yards.
And for good reason.