| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:30 AM
It doesn't matter that we only got to watch two innings (they were the only two the Orioles scored any runs), I got to cross another venue off my bucket list of baseball stadiums – Wrigley Field in Chicago.
It was a whirlwind Saturday – we...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:42 PM
The Orioles figured out a simple way Monday night to bust out of an offensive skid that cost them three games at Wrigley Field over the weekend.
Get home -- and start homering. And keep homering, in consecutive at-bats, if possible, until you’ve...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:33 PM
CHICAGO -- Being swept out of the Windy City this weekend by a Chicago Cubs team already auditioning for 2015 roster spots didn’t sit well with Orioles manager Buck Showalter.
By the end of their 2-1 loss to the Cubs on Sunday afternoon, the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:46 PM
CHICAGO — Orioles left fielder Nelson Cruz, who set a career high with his 34th homer of the season in Friday’s 4-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs, said playing at Wrigley Field offers an atmosphere unique from other ballparks.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:55 PM
CHICAGO – Former Orioles right-hander Jake Arrieta said it was different pitching against his old team Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field, facing so many familiar faces for the first time.
Arrieta was a home-grown Oriole, once a can’t-miss...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 11:02 AM
CHICAGO – The Orioles are making their first trip to Wrigley Field since June 2008 for the three-game series against the Cubs that begins Friday afternoon.
Right-hander Jake Arrieta, who has flourished with the Cubs, will face his former team...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:17 AM
CHICAGO – The first half of the Orioles’ six-game, weeklong trip to Chicago was a success in more ways than one.
They beat up on the floundering Chicago White Sox, sweeping the three-game series at U.S. Cellular Field.
Fate shined down...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:37 PM
CHICAGO -- Struggling Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez was sent to the bullpen Tuesday, bumping him from a crowded starting rotation in a move that seemed destined to occur since his last rocky outing over the weekend in Cleveland.
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:56 PM
CHICAGO -- Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez threw a five-inning simulated game Monday at Double-A Bowie, his last extended outing before he is scheduled to rejoin the Orioles later this week.
Gonzalez, who threw 75 pitches Monday, likely will start either...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 3:22 PM
CLEVELAND -- Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez won’t start against the Chicago White Sox in the Orioles’ upcoming series at U.S. Cellular Field, but he’ll be back in the major leagues this week and may start against the Chicago Cubs at...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:20 PM
How do you like your baseball stories?
How about on-field tension of the big game:
The first batter stroked a clean single up the middle, and a bad hopped grounder hit the second baseman in the shoulder, putting the first two runners on. The next...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The big trade deadline shoe dropped early Thursday morning, and it landed in an unexpected place for an unexpected value.
The Boston Red Sox dealt their ace and pending free agent left-hander Jon Lester as well as outfielder Jonny Gomes and some cash to...