| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:57 PM
BOSTON -- For the second consecutive year, three Orioles players have been voted by the fans to start in the All-Star Game.
Designated hitter Nelson Cruz and center fielder Adam Jones will start for the American League in this year’s Midsummer...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Orioles outfielder-designated hitter Nelson Cruz was invited to participate in this year’s All-Star Game Home Run Derby earlier this week, but the major leagues' co-home run leader said Sunday that he likely won't take part in the event.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
It's just beyond the halfway mark of the season, and the Orioles have entered into a predictable groove.
Hit home runs and they might win. Don't hit them, and they'll almost certainly lose.
The Orioles (44-39) have hit at least one home run in each of...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Five Orioles made the All-Star Game last year in New York.
That won’t happen again July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
This year, the Orioles will have one All-Star for sure: Nelson Cruz, who is nearly 1 million votes ahead of the Boston Red...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:55 PM
As the Orioles approach the midway point of the regular season, it’s become clear that they’re a team that relies heavily on the home run while struggling to manufacture runs consistently.
It can lead to some frustrating stretches of...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:58 PM
As Ubaldo Jimenez walked off the mound in the middle of the eighth inning of the Orioles' 7-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Monday night, he was greeted by the home crowd at Camden Yards with a standing ovation.
The reception hasn't always been as...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:28 AM
We're at the All-Star break, so it's a good time to once again check the Orioles' progress against previous teams who made the playoffs in franchise history.
How does this year's squad stack up through 94 games against successful Orioles teams of the...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 6:01 PM
The Orioles’ two participants in the annual Futures Game ended up facing each other in the fourth inning Sunday at Target Field in Minneapolis.
And Low-A Delmarva right-hander Hunter Harvey got the best of Double-A Bowie outfielder Dariel Alvarez,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:54 PM
As the temperature rises every summer in Baltimore, so does the number of balls that carry out of Camden Yards. Hits similar to ones that landed at the warning track two weeks ago are now finding their way into the seats. And the Orioles lineup is built...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:55 AM
A fast-rising Adam Jones was fifth in the outfield balloting for the American League when results were last released Monday, and MLB tweeted today that he's been gaining on Toronto's Melky Cabrera and Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes, both of whom were ahead...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:57 PM
The Orioles ideally wanted to work right-hander Bud Norris back into the rotation gradually as he returned from his trip to the disabled list with a right groin strain, and a key caveat of that in the eyes of manager Buck Showalter was getting Norris...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:15 PM
With three consecutive wins against the Texas Rangers, including Wednesday’s come-from-behind, rain-soaked 6-4 victory, an obvious question has arisen.
Manny Machado who?
OK, maybe it’s not really a burning sentiment at this point. But...