| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:47 AM
Christmas may be over, but the Orioles still have plenty of items left on their offseason shopping list.
There are seven weeks until pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota for spring training, and the club has plenty of holes to fill.
A lot has been...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Don’t expect the Orioles to resolve their closer situation any time soon.
As the club tries to distance itself from the mess the situation with Grant Balfour created, the Orioles' external search still seems to be focused on free-agent right-...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Fate has not been friendly to the Orioles so far this offseason, but frustration might have reached its peak on Friday, when the team cut ties with a player who would have been its prize acquisition of the hot-stove season, further compounding the club&...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:07 PM
If you view the attempt to complete a deal with veteran closer Grant Balfour totally in its own context, there’s no way to fault the Orioles for balking at the results of his physical and pulling out of the two-year contract that was agreed upon...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Orioles’ offseason overhaul took some time to gain steam, but two moves in one day have added a little more clarity to the team’s roster for next season.
On Tuesday afternoon, the Orioles agreed to a two-year, $15 million deal with...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The Orioles continue their search for a new closer to replace Jim Johnson, but manager Buck Showalter said the club has yet to focus on a certain player.
Earlier in the day, several media reports said that the Orioles were close to signing former...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Former Orioles president of baseball operations Andy MacPhail was at the winter meetings Monday morning as a member of the Hall of Fame veterans committee that unanimously elected managers Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre into Cooperstown....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:54 PM
The Orioles have reduced their number of arbitration eligible players to five, agreeing on Thursday with right-hander Bud Norris to a 2014 contract valued at $5.3 million, according to an industry source.
Norris, 28, made $3 million last year when...
| 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 14, 2014
| 8:28 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Today is the first official workout day for Orioles minicamp here in Sarasota, and it’s currently raining. So, instead of working outside, camp participants will retreat to the indoor batting cages and into meetings for now....
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Today marks another significant day in the hot stove season because it is the annual tender deadline, the day when teams must tender contracts to their arbitration-eligible players.
In tendering a player a contract, it ensures that the player will be...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The Orioles have agreed to a one-year, $1.025 million deal with outfielder Nolan Reimold, according to an industry source.
Reimold, who batted .195 with five homers in just 40 games last year due to a spine/neck injury that required surgery in July,...