| Apr 4, 2013
| 11:33 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Orioles designated hitter Wilson Betemit underwent successful exploratory arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Wednesday. The procedure isn’t expected to extend Betemit’s initial recovery time of six to eight weeks...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:16 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- As the visiting clubhouse at Tropicana Field cleared out and the Orioles packed up for their flight back home to Baltimore, second baseman Brian Roberts slowly limped to his locker, visibly downtrodden.
Roberts had just been...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Kyuji Fujikawa, a 32-year-old, hard-throwing right hander who is considered one of the best closers in Japan, toured Camden Yards on Friday and had lunch with, among others, Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette.
Fujikawa, who is an unrestricted...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:36 PM
The Orioles have made a move to strengthen their infield defense, claiming 28-year-old second baseman Alexi Casilla from the Minnesota Twins on Friday.
Casilla, 28, is primarily a second baseman but has played shortstop and third base in his seven-year...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:58 PM
For three of the four innings he pitched Friday, right-hander Steve Johnson showed why he remains in consideration to be the Orioles' fifth starter.
The other inning, though, the 25-year-old St. Paul's alum would like to forget.
In the Orioles' 6-3...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis took batting practice for the second straight day Monday and could DH tomorrow in Fort Myers against the Twins.
Markakis, dealing with a small disk herniation in his neck, hasn't played in a spring game since March...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada, a former Japanese All Star who signed a two-year deal with the Orioles last offseason but didn’t pitch because of an elbow injury, threw off a full mound again Saturday.
And manager Buck Showalter was there to watch the...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter has been monitoring the weather this morning and hopes to still play today’s scheduled intrasquad game.
The game was scheduled to be played this morning at 10:30, but has been moved back to 11:45 a.m. Jason Hammel,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 9:42 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada has overcome a significant hurdle in his recovery from Tommy John surgery.
Manager Buck Showalter said Thursday that Wada has completed the rehab portion of his return and will now work toward...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 8:36 AM
DUNEDIN, Fla. – The Orioles are back in Dunedin for the last of three spring trips to Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.
Jake Arrieta will make his fourth spring outing, and his second Grapefruit League start. He threw four scoreless innings in his...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:53 PM
DUNEDIN, Fla. — Buck Showalter took a seat in the visiting manager's office after the Orioles' 3-1 Grapefruit League win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday and flipped over his lineup card to reveal the notes he scribbled in red on the back....
| Feb 26, 2013
| 12:43 PM
With this year’s spring training longer because of the World Baseball Classic, the Orioles are pacing some of their pitchers a little slower.
Jason Hammel, Wei-Yin Chen, Miguel Gonzalez, Darren O’Day and Jim Johnson did not pitch through...