| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:26 AM
You know you’ve been covering the Orioles beat a long time when right-hander A.J. Burnett is 37 and a free agent again.
News out of Pittsburgh on Tuesday was that Burnett, a Monkton resident, wants to pitch again in 2014 and that he is willing...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:52 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles added another player to their infield mix Monday, acquiring switch-hitting local product Steve Lombardozzi Jr. in a trade that sent veteran infielder Alex Gonzalez to the Detroit Tigers.
Lombardozzi, 25, who is from...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:27 AM
The Orioles’ search for a starting pitcher to upgrade their rotation took a major hit Friday when right-hander Bronson Arroyo -- one of the club’s top offseason targets -- chose the Arizona Diamondbacks over the Orioles.
The two sides agreed...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler covered a number of topics at Wednesdays night's Baltimore Sun Newsmaker Forum, including fielding a sports question.
Gansler, who has participated in Washington Redskins pregame broadcasts on Comcast SportsNet, was...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 5:45 AM
— As Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette sat in his office at the Ed Smith Stadium complex on a sunny afternoon earlier this month, overlooking a well-manicured cloverleaf of fields, a bitter winter seemed like an eternity ago in more ways...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 8:47 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter had praise for new outfielder David Lough, but also tempered expectations for the 28-year-old.
The Orioles acquired Lough in December for third baseman Danny Valencia, who emerged as the team’s...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Shawn Pleffner, 24, took a lead off second base at the minor-league complex of the Washington Nationals at Viera, Fla., on a 72-degree day.
The former Arundel High School standout was among a group of four top minor-league prospects working on leads...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Leave it to Adam Jones to cut past any bromides about staying in the moment.
"It is going to be dicey to see what goes on in the next year, year and a half," says the Orioles' All-Star center fielder, preparing for another day's work at the club's...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:08 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Since Manny Machado's freak knee injury occurred last September under one of the most routine circumstances — his left knee buckled when his foot landed awkwardly as he rounded first base —the 21-year-old couldn't help...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Steve Lombardozzi didn't get the ovation of "Crush" or "Cruz," but he was made to feel welcome on the orange carpet during player introductions at Monday's Opening Day game between the Orioles and Boston Red Sox. It was a day when winter finally yielded...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Like most interested observers, Cal Ripken Jr. doesn’t know exactly what the Orioles will do with the left side of their infield next year.
This much he’s sure of, though: At least for 2014, the Orioles appear set with Gold Glovers J.J....
| Mar 19, 2014
An article in the March 19, 1964 edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported on a demonstration that led to violence.
Three police officers were injured in a demonstration by approximately one hundred integrationists at Vernon's Rolling...