| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:44 PM
BOSTON -- Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez is continuing to show he deserves a postseason start while his team has seized its biggest lead in the American League East in 35 years.
Yes, 35 years -- before any member of the Orioles' current active...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 4:30 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Even though the Orioles used seven relievers in their 11-inning win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday afternoon, manager Buck Showalter said he didn't think he would need to call for bullpen reinforcements from the team’s...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:12 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter is always going to veer on the side of caution when preserving his bullpen.
He doesn’t shy away from saying that keeping his relievers healthy is one of his main priorities when...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:07 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter has been coy in recent days about the availability of his late-inning arms, but before Friday night’s series opener against the Tampa Bay Rays, he disclosed that five of his relievers...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Although they’d never say it publicly, the Orioles knew heading into last week just how important it was to flex their muscles in an 11-game homestand against three clubs with losing records.
With Thursday’s 9-7 victory over the Cincinnati...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:37 PM
As the Orioles enter the final month of the regular season, their accomplishments are starting to mount along with their win total. They currently have the second-best record in baseball and a nine-game lead in the American League East division.
| Sep 1, 2014
| 6:35 AM
The Orioles tried to give Ubaldo Jimenez some work in a pressure-free situation Sunday afternoon, allowing the struggling right-hander to work the ninth inning with a seven-run lead.
But Jimenez would last just five batters after loading the bases and...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:56 PM
During this first-place run, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is continually asked about the resiliency of his club, primarily the way it has been able to bounce back after absorbing injuries to key players. And he usually delivers the same answer: The...
| 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 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...