| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:50 PM
Late Monday night the Orioles traded former All-Star closer Jim Johnson to the Oakland Athletics for second baseman Jemile Weeks and a minor league player to be named later.
Johnson, who saved 101 games for the Orioles in the past two seasons, was set...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:23 PM
It appears the discussion revolving around Orioles closer Jim Johnson and his future with the club will be one of the most interesting topics of the hot-stove season.
On Wednesday morning, ESPN’s Buster Olney tweeted that the Orioles are willing...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:42 PM
The Orioles don't have to make an official decision for a week, but they will tender contracts to all nine of their arbitration-eligible players, according to the club's top executive.
“We are planning on tendering those guys,” Orioles...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Back in September, Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said definitively that closer Jim Johnson would be tendered a contract and return next season.
After leading the American League in both saves (50) and blown saves (9) in 2013, Johnson...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Rick Adair, who took a leave of absence in August to deal with personal issues including the impending death of his father, will not be back as Orioles pitching coach despite having a contract that runs through the 2014 season.
In his first public...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:29 PM
It was the kind of game the Orioles needed desperately earlier this month.
Paced by a tremendous outing from starter Miguel Gonzalez, a bullpen that preserved the lead and some timely hitting, the Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 3-2, on Thursday...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:33 PM
After losing their fifth consecutive game on Monday, a 5-4 decision to the Tampa Bay Rays that ended when pinch-hitter James Loney smashed a walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth against reliever Tommy Hunter, the Orioles are freefalling out of...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Next week will be a busy one at The Warehouse as the Orioles intensify their search for a new pitching coach.
As we reported over the past few days, Rick Adair -- who took a personal leave of absence in August -- will not return as pitching coach in...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:04 PM
How long right-hander Kevin Gausman remains in the Orioles bullpen remains unclear, but it appears to be a good fit for the time being.
Entering Tuesday, Gausman had thrown seven shutout innings in relief since rejoining the Orioles as an extra...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 9:03 PM
Wei-Yin Chen admitted that being away from his Orioles teammates and unable to help them while rehabbing a strained left oblique muscle was difficult.
Being without their dependable left-hander for more than seven weeks took a toll on the Orioles as...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 5:59 PM
With the baseball season heading into its final quarter, the Orioles likely will be making their pennant push without pitching coach Rick Adair, who was granted a leave of absence for personal reasons Friday and was replaced, at least temporarily, by...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Andy MacPhail had been running the Orioles' baseball operations for eight months when he decided to inflict about as deep a wound as he could to his club's short-term fortunes.
It's easy to forget now, but Erik Bedard was one of only a few true bright...