| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:19 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — From the first time Nelson Cruz stepped into the batter’s box at Camden Yards this season, he has heard that unmistakable sound from the home crowd — the long, steady chant of his last name.
With the success he has...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:17 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Orioles left fielder Nelson Cruz almost didn’t take his final at-bat Tuesday night against the Texas Rangers, but he wasn’t going to give manager Buck Showalter any reason pull him with the score tied heading into the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:05 AM
The MLB draft is always one of my favorite times of the year. The Orioles basically have no picks, which is personally depressing. But the two players who they gave picks up for --Ubaldo Jimenez and Nelson Cruz --had a night to make Orioles fans forget...
| May 16, 2014
| 6:33 PM
KANSAS CITY, MO — Although he had been in the majors for parts of the past three seasons with the San Diego Padres, right-handed reliever Brad Brach admits he may have been a little jittery when he made his Orioles debut May 3.
He allowed three...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:25 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas – Right-hander Tommy Hunter just completed a pregame pitcher's fielding practice session on the field here at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
It’s hot here in the Metroplex, so Hunter -- currently on the 15-day disabled list...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:35 PM
In recent years, the Orioles' first-round draft picks haven't required much seasoning before they arrived on Eutaw Street.
Manny Machado was up just over two years after his selection in 2010, while Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman, the club's last two...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:01 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Orioles right-hander Tommy Hunter will pitch a minor league rehabilitation game Saturday at Low-A Delmarva, and he could return from the 15-day disabled list the next day.
Hunter, currently on the disabled list with a left groin...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:35 AM
After signing free agents Ubaldo Jimenez and Nelson Cruz in February, the Orioles forfeited their selections in the first two rounds of the first-year player draft that started Thursday.
The club also sent away its pick in the first competitive...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Welcome to the live blog for the Orioles' selections in the 2014 first-year player draft. Be sure to refresh your browser periodically for the latest updates on the team's picks.
The Orioles didn't have any selections in the first two rounds Thursday...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Orioles right-handed relievers Darren O'Day and Tommy Hunter have been good friends for years. They even have vacationed together in the offseason.
But there is a friendly rivalry brewing between the two, caused by bullpen-homer-gate.
In the fifth...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez had already caught one break in the third inning of Sunday’s game against the Oakland Athletics when a grand slam by John Jaso was overturned by review and ruled a two-run double.
But Jimenez still couldn’...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:57 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles' starting rotation will remain in turn for this weekend's series against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said.
Showalter had an opportunity to tweak his rotation after Thursday&...