Orioles manager Buck Showalter and executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette addressed the team's season-ticket holders before Saturday's game with the Toronto Blue Jays. Showalter and Duquette both gave a statement on the season before things were opened up for a question-and-answer session
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says the city has nothing to lose and much to gain by borrowing $107 million to pay for new roads, parks and other infrastructure at Harbor Point, a vast emptiness that is envisioned as a glittering mini-city on Baltimore's waterfront. But some question whether the taxpayer help is needed, especially with Harbor Point already in line for $113 million in tax breaks.
Over the course of a 162-game season, some wins can get lost, but the Orioles' 4-2 victory over the Yankees on Sunday night was one that will likely resonate in the hearts of fans in Baltimore for a while.
Maryland's highest court declined Tuesday to reconsider its February decisions striking down the lion's share of $1.65 billion in two jury verdicts against ExxonMobil Corp. in connection with an underground gasoline leak in northern Baltimore County in 2006.
Manuel M. Nicolaides, an attorney who sat for many years on the Baltimore County property tax appeals board, died of congestive heart failure Monday at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Timonium resident was 92.
Vice President Joe Biden, speaking at an event Tuesday in Baltimore, said he was unsure whether there is enough support in the Senate for what would be the biggest change to federal gun laws in decades.
Even as he tended to orange-clad ballplayers as the Orioles' top team doctor, Dr. William H. Goldiner diagnosed thousands of blue-collar men with asbestos-related illnesses in cases handled by prominent lawyer and team owner Peter G. Angelos.
Lawyers for the families and businesses who sued ExxonMobil Corp. after an underground gasoline leak in northern Baltimore County have been granted more time to seek reconsideration of a ruling from Maryland's highest court that struck down most of a $1.5 billion verdict.
Lawyers for northern Baltimore County families and businesses whose $1.5 billion damages award against the ExxonMobil Corp. was largely overturned by Maryland's highest court last month are asking for more time to seek reconsideration.
Ed Hale, the Baltimore developer and former CEO of First Mariner Bancorp, on Monday filed a $5 million lawsuit against the operators of 1st Mariner Arena, alleging the company is illegally using billboards that belong to him.
Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Elena Kagan will visit a new, $112 million building next month that will soon house the University of Baltimore School of Law, school officials said Monday.
Maryland's highest court on Tuesday struck down a Baltimore County jury's $1 billion punitive damage verdict against ExxonMobil Corp. for an underground gasoline leak in 2006, and rejected parts of $650 million in compensatory damage awards.
Earl Weaver, the Orioles' irascible, chain-smoking, umpire-baiting manager who led the team to four American League pennants and the 1970 world championship in his 17 years here, died Friday night while on an Orioles-themed cruise.
In announcing the extensions of executive vice president Dan Duquette and manager Buck Showalter through the 2018 season, Orioles ownership representative Louis Angelos applauded the duo¿s commitment to building a long-term winner ¿ and not making a move this offseason that might jeopardize the future.
The Orioles have been full of surprises the past nine months, so maybe fans should not be shocked to learn owner Peter Angelos was so pleased with the team¿s first winning season and playoff appearance in 15 years that he has locked up both manager Buck Showalter and vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette through the 2018 season.
The Orioles have shown interest in young slugging outfielder Justin Upton, whom the Arizona Diamondbacks appear willing to move, but like most of the Orioles¿ trade discussions this offseason, the organization seems very unwilling to consummate a deal that would include any of its top young talent.