| Oct 8, 2011
| 9:44 AM
After more than a week of speculation since the end of the season, Andy MacPhail is indeed stepping down as the Orioles' president of baseball operations after four-plus years at the helm, according to a club source.
MacPhail is leaving the Orioles to...
| May 7, 2011
| 3:37 PM
Orioles reliever Koji Uehara said he feels better than he did at any time last season. It just hasn't shown in his results recently.
Uehara started the year with 4 2/3 scoreless innings in his first five games, allowing just one hit and two walks. In his...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 12:00 PM
At noon today, nearly 60 men and women, baseball gloves in one hand and resumes in the other, showed up at Camden Yards hoping to become one of six Orioles ballboys or ballgirls for the 2011 season. I was one of them (though I brought my notepad and...
| May 18, 2011
| 1:00 PM
On April 1, Opening Day for the Orioles, I made five bold predictions for the upcoming season. If you are familiar with my track record when it comes to the prognostication of anything sports-related, you know they probably aren’t going to come...
| May 19, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Vladimir Guerrero’s impatience at the plate was borderline maddening early in the season -- Detective John Kimble wasn’t the only one complaining about a lack of discipline -- but right now, it’s hard to take issue with Guerrero’...
| May 27, 2011
| 8:31 PM
Brian Matusz felt like he needed one more rehab start before rejoining the Orioles. Now, it's up to the Orioles to decide whether he was right.
Matusz allowed one run on four hits and a walk while striking out seven in five-plus innings for Triple-A...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Looking to snap his squad -- and his struggling right fielder -- out of their funk, Orioles manager Buck Showalter on Wednesday busted out a bizarre lineup that brought back memories of Crazy Uncle Dave Trembley's final weeks in Baltimore (when Trembley...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 7:37 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter actually thought Nick Markakis looked halfway decent at first base when Baltimore's regular right fielder was asked to play there in a pinch during the team's final game against the Seattle Mariners. Showalter would prefer,...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 6:55 PM
Orioles top draft pick Dylan Bundy may be seeking a record-breaking contract, perhaps as high as $30 million, but it won't happen, according to amateur scouting director Joe Jordan.
"I don't look to set any records. I don't expect to," Jordan said in a...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 5:19 PM
Third baseman Mark Reynolds made two errors -- both leading to Tampa Bay Rays runs -- and center fielder Adam Jones played Evan Longoria's tailing liner into a two-run, inside-the-park home run.
The Rays got absolutely no resistance in stealing four...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 7:30 AM
In case you missed it over the weekend, my colleague Peter Schmuck raised an excellent question in his column for Saturday’s newspaper. Would it make sense for the Orioles to trade veteran starter Jeremy Guthrie, who has never had a full winning...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 3:51 PM
The Orioles finally ended their seemingly interminable losing streak at Rogers Centre with a 4-3 win on Thursday afternoon, but they might have lost one of their most important players to injury.
Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie, who was pitching superbly...