Weather idles Alomar, perhaps into weekend Ankle, 'hip pointer' reduce his availability
Coppinger, Mills trade places Activated starter joins 'pen; reliever goes on DL
HITS AND MISSES
Erickson win extends O's April reign Starter's strong 8 ground Twins, 4-2, earn his 1st 2-0 start; He allows 1 hit after 3rd; Sharp infield, 3-run 3rd lift Orioles to 8-2 mark
'Restricted' Mills headed for DL Move likely to rule out rehab stint for Coppinger
In complete control, Key blanks Rangers Starter goes distance in 9-0 rout of Rangers
Three-hit game gets Bordick into swing O's new shortstop remains upbeat despite slow start at the plate
Royals toss O's bullpen for loss, 6-5 Mills and Benitez can't protect leads, as K.C. wins in 9th; Anderson hits first HR; King drives in three, wins it with sac fly
Alomar lets play talk in return Greeted by boos, he gets two hits, stands out in field
The umpire's sons Pulitzer Prize: Story of Hirschbeck's boys wins Sun national award for feature writing.
Incaviglia's return means decision time Tarasco or Hammonds face likely demotion
Punishment over, Alomar ready to go Second baseman will keep low profile on road trips
Mills answers the call despite his tender groin Johnson calls scoreless 7th 'most critical inning' in win
Mussina throws without pain Ace doesn't try curves, but 10 minutes go well
Orioles ready to get going, but without a few starters Sore elbow keeps Mussina off mound; Coppinger also ailing
O's hoping make-over puts beautiful face on season
Scouting report: Royals vs. Orioles
Resplendent O's welcome getaway day
Johnson concerned about 'full' Anderson recovery 'Special' center fielder will rush back, manager fears
Just in case, Surhoff tries 2nd base Alomar absence may force LF into emergency duty
13 pitchers arm O's, but bench thin
Reboulet edges Gruber at 2nd Ex-Twin to replace Alomar first 5 games, but O's like ex-Jay, too
Hart pumps new blood into Indians
O's confidence deep-rooted to start year '96 questions replaced by quality veterans, especially on mound; Thin infield still concern; 'We have more depth, a lot more consistency'
Orioles hand Boskie 5th spot in rotation Friday's solid showing cinches it for Johnson
Walk-up to Alomar return is slow Johnson wants to be sure that when second baseman starts to run, he won't limp
Walton's ills are hurting his roster chances, too Johnson says 'I'm not going to play nursemaid' in '97
Hirschbeck's call is for normalcy Ump seeks to put incident with Alomar behind him as he works 1st O's game
Bordick doesn't need map to 'Oriole way' Shortstop's tirelessness reminds Johnson of team's work ethic in glory years
'Kid' Johnson managing, too Rookie: By adopting the mind-set of a veteran, Rule 5 draftee Mike Johnson is zeroing in on a place on the Orioles' staff.
Packer and agendasWhen Billy Packer calls the...
Business as usual: Ripken returns With just minor soreness, he plays first five innings
It's time for umps to drop Alomar issue
Hammonds makes opening statement in fight for roster spot with 2 HRs His agent meets with team, but role in win speaks volumes about his value
Pitchers get the jump in intrasquad game Mussina's 2 strong innings set low-scoring tone
O's ready to risk new approach
Johnson may begin with 13 pitchers Faced with tough choices, manager could expand staff
Ripken finds 3rd 'just like old times' Return after 15 years is 'challenge,' but O's left side 'really good'; Vet same except for position; He says Johnson rift 'confronted, dealt with'
Alomar expected to miss 4 weeks with sore ankle But regular season doesn't appear to be threatened
Alomar arrives on crutches Slowly healing ankle seen as no threat to season
Alomar-Hirschbeck: No one to say, 'Enough!'
O's hopes dancing to Latin beat Infusion: The Orioles' emphasis on scouting south of the border produces a roster loaded with Latin talent.
Alomar's long nightmare Spitting image: Orioles and star player still misread reaction to incident five months later.
Johnson won't separate Alomar and Hirschbeck Possible exhibition meeting is 'least of my concerns'
Gruber's quest more than a wild swing
Hoiles makes fast start in bid to end slow ones 'I want to find my swing in April instead of June'
Orioles rework Mussina offer Deferred money cut, option easier to reach, but pitcher isn't sold
With three stars unsigned, Gillick fine-tunes his rule