Ahead of their Sept. 29 game with the Boston Red Sox, the Orioles will recognize Hall of Famer Jim Palmer’s 60 years with the organization.
Ahead of Friday’s game with the Cleveland Guardians, Baltimore recalled right-hander Tyler Wells and optioned right-hander Mike Baumann, adding a fresh arm to their bullpen.
This year’s Orioles’ team is a prime example of small-market success.
Orioles CEO and Chairman John Angelos claims ballpark prices might need to go up in order to pay younger talent more. What do the numbers say?
After a drastic improvement last season made Baltimore manager Brandon Hyde the runner-up for American League Manager of the Year, projection systems and sportsbooks forecast a step back for the 2023 Orioles. Instead, in Hyde’s fifth season, they are the best team in the AL.
Browse photos of the Orioles' road game against the Cleveland Guardians on Friday, Sept. 22, 2023, at Progressive Field.
The Orioles came to life in the eighth inning to even their series opener with the Guardians, only to surrender three runs in the next half inning in a 5-2 loss, dropping their AL East lead over the Rays to 1 1/2 games.
The Baltimore Orioles play the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field on September 21, 2023.
The general public can purchase single-game tickets for Orioles postseason games, though it’s not yet clear when the team will play at Camden Yards during the playoffs, or who it will be playing.
Everything youthful and enthusiastic about the 2023 Orioles is encapsulated in Adley Rutschman’s bountiful hug of the pitcher who finished off yet another victory. Teammates say they like the affirmation, and a researcher notes that the embraces can have beneficial effects.
A tired Orioles relief corps blew a 1-0 lead in the eighth inning and allowed a walk-off single in the ninth in a 2-1 walk-off loss to the Astros to spoil another gem from ace Kyle Bradish.
The Baltimore Orioles play the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on September 20, 2023.
Manager Brandon Hyde said before Wednesday’s series finale against the Houston Astros that Ryan Mountcastle hadn’t progressed the way the Orioles hoped, but the goal is for him to return next Wednesday ahead of the playoffs.
With runners in scoring position, Orioles second baseman Adam Frazier has a .945 OPS that is third best on the team behind Cedric Mullins and Gunnar Henderson. “He just wants to be up there in those moments,” manager Brandon Hyde said.
Austin Hays hit two homers, Ryan O'Hearn stayed hot with a first-inning blast and rookie Heston Kjerstad went deep, too, as the Orioles beat the Astros, 9-5, for their fourth straight win to keep their 2 1/2 game lead in the AL East.
The Baltimore Orioles play the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on September 19, 2023.
The Orioles have been creating postseason memories for more than half a century. With the team poised to make more in 2023, here’s a look back at the most magical moments in franchise history.
The Orioles’ win over the Houston Astros on Monday was their 94th of the season — 42 more than they had in 2021. The improvement is the greatest in MLB history over a two-year span.
Center fielder Cedric Mullins blasted a go-ahead three-run home run in the top of the ninth inning as the Orioles improbably rallied for the second straight day to earn an 8-7 win over the defending champion Astros.
The Baltimore Orioles play the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on September 18, 2023.
The list of what was dumped on Orioles rookie Heston Kjerstad seemed endless, from mango salsa to ice cream to olive oil. He took it all in stride as he sat in the laundry bin on wheels with his arms and legs dangling out the sides.
Here’s a look at the six teams the Orioles could face in the American League postseason.
The Orioles want more than just a playoff berth, including more celebrations like Sunday’s. But the focus, for at least one day, should neither be on the possibilities of the future, nor the pain of the past. It’s just about the present — the win that defined a team.
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Pent-up energy of a stressful close to a consequential game and the culmination of a rebuild years in the making permeated through the Orioles' clubhouse in the form of alcoholic showers and wide-grinning smiles puffing on celebratory cigar smoke.
The Orioles clinched their first playoff berth since 2016, the culmination of a rebuilding process that fully launched in the winter of 2018 when Mike Elias was brought in as executive vice president and general manager and hired Brandon Hyde as manager.
For Orioles fans, the prospect of a division title weighs mentally and emotionally after the team clinched a playoff berth for first time since 2016.
Orioles CEO John Angelos joins the clubhouse celebration after the team clinched a playoff berth.
Browse photos of the Orioles' home game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2023, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Orioles closer Félix Bautista threw about 20 to 25 pitches in the bullpen, mixing in splitters and sliders, before Sunday's game against the Rays.