| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A few minutes after 2 a.m. on Saturday morning, shortly after the Orioles lost the longest game, time-wise, in the franchise's history, manager Buck Showalter informally canvassed a few veterans to see whether they wanted to...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette said earlier this week that he is content with the team’s current options at second base, but manager Buck Showalter expressed his desire to re-sign free agent Brian Roberts during his news conference...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:15 PM
A day after Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette mentioned Cord Phelps as an option for the starting second base job, the Orioles outrighted the 25-year-old to Triple-A Norfolk after he cleared waivers.
Duquette said once the club acquired...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter faces the task of reshuffling a roster that took a severe hit this week in a five-day span in which the club traded All-Star closer Jim Johnson and former Orioles Nate McLouth and Scott Feldman, two of the team's top...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:43 AM
The Orioles are looking to upgrade their starting rotation this offseason, but regardless of whether they are able to do that externally, there will likely be some competition come springtime.
And left-hander Brian Matusz, who spent all of last season...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:10 AM
The Orioles’ signing of pitcher Kelvin De La Cruz on Monday was the latest addition to the club’s growing group of left-handed relievers who could compete for bullpen spots in 2014.
Last season, the Orioles carried three lefty relievers --...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette was definitive Friday afternoon when asked whether closer Jim Johnson would be tendered a contract for 2014.
"Oh, yeah," Duquette said.
Johnson, who leads the American League in...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Agent Scott Boras, who represents several Orioles including Chris Davis, Matt Wieters, Wei-Yin Chen, Francisco Rodriguez and Zach Britton, was in Baltimore this week to meet with some of his clients.
Orioles executive vice president of baseball...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:28 AM
An argument could be made that the Orioles fielded a club this season with more stability — and talent — than the one that won 93 games and advanced to the American League Division Series in 2012.
But playing in the rough-and-tumble AL East,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:13 AM
As the postseason continues, the old baseball adage is getting dusted off again.
Pitching and defense wins championships.
The Orioles have the defense -- statistically, they were the best in the majors in 2013 and, perhaps, they are the best all-...
| May 29, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Let’s start with the obvious: the first two starts of Kevin Gausman’s Orioles career didn’t go quite as planned.
The 22-year-old right-hander, who had allowed just six earned runs in his final five starts at Double-A Bowie before the...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon posted two starting lineups for Wednesday night’s final game of the regular season. He had them side-by-side, one in case Chris Tillman took the mound for the Orioles and the other in case there was a change in...