| Jun 1, 2013
| 7:33 AM
The way Friday night's game played out, it was the same opponent, the same deficit and the same scenario as the night “Oriole Magic” was born.
The Orioles’ 7-5 walk-off win over the Tigers bore a lot of similarities to June 22, 1979....
| May 23, 2013
| 9:09 PM
TORONTO — Kevin Gausman's first moments as a big league pitcher mixed a combination of rare talent with a slice of naivete needed to remind you he's just 22 and less than a year removed from being a sophomore in college.
In the first inning of his...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Last season, Orioles reliever Troy Patton did a tremendous job serving as a left-handed bridge between the team’s starters and late-inning relievers.
But this season Patton has struggled with his control, and that fact was glaring Thursday, when he...
| May 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Some of you are wondering why manager Buck Showalter stuck with closer Jim Johnson in the ninth inning of the Orioles’ 6-5 loss to Toronto on Sunday afternoon.
The bottom line it that right now this Orioles bullpen is spent. This game was Johnson&...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Orioles closer Jim Johnson can be depended on to always be at his locker to answer questions anytime he becomes a focal point of a game following a blown save.
Those times have been rare, until recently, as Johnson has blown three consecutive ninth-...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Tonight at 11:59 p.m. is the deadline for the Orioles to tender contracts to their 14 players that are arbitration eligible.
What that means in simpler, non-baseball language is that the Orioles have 14 players who are under team control, but have...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 7:37 PM
The Orioles never doubted that Mark Reynolds was a valuable piece to last season's success.
But the $9 million Reynolds figured to make through the arbitration process simply didn't fit within the team's numbers crunch.
They already declined Reynolds'...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:00 AM
We’ve had a lot of questions since the season ended on who will be back next year with the Orioles.
We don’t have a crystal ball. But I can at least give you a sense – contractually, anyway – where guys are. I may be leaving a few...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:24 PM
Wednesday night's win over the Kansas City Royals didn't follow any sort of traditional script, but the result remained a familiar one for these surging Orioles.
They managed just five hits but took advantage of three Kansas City errors in the fifth...
| May 5, 2013
| 6:49 PM
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The first five weeks of the Orioles’ season has included more than its share of hotel rooms and plane rides, ending with a marathon 11-day, 11-game stretch to the West Coast.
And while it’s still early in the 2013...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 2:58 PM
The Orioles bullpen had a – pardon the pun – bird’s-eye view of center fielder Adam Jones’ two-run homer on Wednesday night.
When Jones smoked a line drive to left-center field that hit off the a metal railing over the fence...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:30 PM
The sight of Matt Wieters' home-run trot ending in a frenetic pile at home plate conjured memories of the 16 straight extra-inning wins the Orioles orchestrated last season.
But Thursday night's 10-inning 10-6 win over the Tampa Bay Rays — which...