Stem cell injection in Orioles closer Zach Britton's ailing left knee likely ends his season
Orioles already well into exit physicals as home schedule nears end
For Brad Brach and Orioles bullpen, smallest margins magnified in up-and-down season
The Orioles bullpen hasn't been markedly different from last season performance-wise, but the stakes have been higher.
Jiménez strikes out 10 as Orioles avoid sweep in the Bronx with 6-4 win over Yankees
Orioles find a way to beat the Yankees, 6-4, avoid sweep in the Bronx
Orioles escape Bronx with win but return from road trip with playoff hopes beaten
The Orioles brought the winning run to the plate intentionally in Sunday's 6-4 win at Yankee Stadium.
Orioles score twice in first inning, hang on to beat Blue Jays, 2-1, and end slide at six games
Kevin Gausman pitches a strong game, Zach Britton gets the job done in the ninth and the Orioles score just enough runs to end their losing streak.
After erratic workload, Orioles closer Zach Britton finds trouble converting four-out save opportunity
Zach Britton allowed two runs in the ninth in the Orioles' 3-2 loss to Toronto on Tuesday night, his first save opportunity since Aug. 30.
Blue Jays score two runs off Britton in ninth inning, hand Orioles their sixth loss in a row, 3-2
Orioles closer Zach Britton escapes a jam not of his own making in the eighth inning but can't hold off the Blue Jays in the ninth.
Orioles notes: O's Florida contingent preparing for hurricane; Showalter on starter switch
The Orioles' Florida contingent is monitoring the path of Hurricane Irma.
Despite added September arms, Orioles bullpen still needs dependable middle-inning help
Even with additional arms, Orioles bullpen will need middle-inning relief
Orioles bullpen finally getting much-needed reinforcements after surviving stressful August
The Orioles bullpen will continue to get reinforcement in the coming days
Orioles earn marathon 1-0 win over Blue Jays on walk-off double by Jonathan Schoop in 13th
Kevin Gausman pitched six scoreless innings against the Blue Jays on Friday night.
Orioles' Zach Britton thought he'd pitch in save situation Sunday, then gets save Monday night
Orioles closer Zach Britton said he was under the impression he'd pitch in a save situation Sunday, but Buck Showalter said he was unavailable.
Davis' RBI double in seventh beats Mariners, 7-6, moves Orioles above .500
Zach Britton earns the save as the Orioles win their fifth consecutive game.
Orioles notes: Zach Britton tested knee in bullpen Sunday morning, but wasn't used in save situation
Orioles closer Zach Britton tested his knee Sunday morning in the bullpen, and Buck Showalter said he needs to get into a game with it now.
Orioles' Zach Britton: MRI reveals soreness in left knee is 'not anything serious'
Orioles closer Zach Britton said Thursday's MRI on his knee was better than he expected after four seasons of soreness
Source: MRI on Orioles closer Zach Britton's knee shows no structural damage
The star closer has been pitching through the injury since 2014 — well before his just-ended save streak began.
After blowing five-run lead, Orioles top A's, 8-7, on Machado's walk-off homer in 12th inning
The Orioles finally win a series on their fifth August attempt.
Zach Britton's AL-record save streak ended by Athletics; closer will have MRI on knee
Orioles closer Zach Britton blew his first save since Sept. 20, 2015, on Wednesday against Oakland.
Orioles notes: Castro activated, is strong in relief; Flaherty starts in right, gets RBI; call-ups considered
The Orioles activated right-hander reliever Miguel Castro from the paternity list
Orioles notes: Showalter acknowledges being loyal to veterans, but not to a fault
Orioles manager Buck Showalter on loyalty: 'Is it a blind thing or is it something that has merit?'
Power show by Jones and Schoop backs effective outing by Miley as Orioles beat Athletics, 7-3
Adam Jones, Jonathan Schoop and Welington Castillo punctuate the Orioles' win over Oakland with home runs.
With season winding down, Orioles closer Zach Britton finding form but no regular workload
It’s been a challenge for the Orioles closer to find the rhythm that most ninth-inning relievers get into down the stretch of the regular season.
Early lead fades fast as Orioles settle for series split with lowly Athletics, 9-3
An early Orioles lead was erased just as quickly as it was built Sunday.
Trey Mancini hits two homers as extra-base-happy Orioles top Athletics, 7-2
The Orioles' first nine hits went for extra bases as they beat Oakland 7-2 Thursday.
Tim Beckham hits Orioles' 10,000th homer in 5-2 comeback win over Tigers
The Orioles faced the Tigers at Camden Yards.
After first half of turmoil, Orioles bullpen has remained stable for full month
The Orioles haven't added a relief pitcher since July 5, an unprecedented stretch considering how volatile their bullpen has been.
What they're saying about the Orioles' moves at the trade deadline
What they're saying about the Orioles decision to buy, not sell, at the MLB trade deadline Monday.
After not being traded, Orioles closer Zach Britton continues to find old form
Orioles closer Zach Britton wasn't traded on Monday, then locked down the win against the Royals
Orioles beat Royals 2-1 on Jimenez's strong start, Gentry's walk-off single in 9th
A strong performance by Ubaldo Jimenez and a walk-off single in the ninth inning gives Orioles their third-straight win.
Orioles' core mission: Make the playoffs
While American League rivals muscled up for the stretch run, the Orioles allowed the non-waiver trade deadline to pass without making a move that could shape their future.
Orioles acquire former No. 1 pick Tim Beckham from Rays before trade deadline
The Orioles acquired second baseman Tim Beckham from the Tampa Bay Rays at the deadline
Four questions left for Orioles to answer before Monday's 4 p.m. trade deadline
Four major questions the Orioles have to answer ahead of Monday's 4 p.m. nonwaiver trade deadline, including what to do with Zach Britton, their bats, and their rotation.
Orioles witness history, face uncertain future
The Orioles witnessed history while staring down their future in Sunday's 10-6 win in Texas.
A different reality ahead for Orioles under long-term control should club rebuild
As the Orioles ponder whether to shut their window early, those who are committed for years ponder the team's future.
Kevin Gausman pitches 8 2/3 scoreless innings in Orioles' 4-0 win over Rangers
Orioles face Rangers in Texas.
Orioles notes: Davis' return has been 'a grind;' Showalter looking forward to seeing Santander
Orioles first baseman Chris Davis said it's "kind of a grind" as he tries to get his swing back after oblique injury.
To fix biggest weakness, Orioles might have to deal from greatest strength — their bullpen
Orioles have difficult decisions to make regarding their bullpen ahead of the trade deadline.
Orioles waste quality start from Jimenez, lose second straight to Rays, 5-1
Ubaldo Jimenez gives up just two runs on three hits in six innings, but the Orioles offense can't get going in a 5-1 loss at Tampa Bay.
Avoiding sweep, Orioles start six-game trip hoping it's the road to the playoffs, not a dead end
The Orioles embark on a road trip to Tampa Bay and Texas that ends at the nonwaiver trade deadline.
Orioles notes: In first opportunity since April, Britton dominant in setting AL consecutive-saves mark
Healthy again after returning from a forearm strain, Zach Britton strikes out two batters in the ninth inning.
Orioles have much to consider in determining how to approach trade deadline
Outside of on-field performance, the Orioles have plenty to weigh in determining a course at the July 31 trade deadline
Orioles lefty Richard Bleier finding success being unapologetically himself
Orioles left-hander Richard Bleier has found success being unapologetically himself, on and off the field.
Schmuck: Dismantling core of bullpen with rotation in disarray would leave Orioles in pitch-dark
Tearing down the club's solid relief corps in an effort to rebuild would create a whole new set of pitching problems.
Yankees provide Orioles with precedent for what to target in trades for top relievers
Yankees provide Orioles with good precedent for what to expect in trades for top relievers
Orioles manager Buck Showalter eager to take the wraps off star reliever Zach Britton
Zach Britton is being eased back into his closer's role, but once he's there, don't expect the Orioles to ease his workload the rest of the season.
Orioles relievers Zach Britton, Brad Brach discuss possibility of trade as deadline approaches
Two stalwarts in the back end of the bullpen address trade speculation as O's slide continues.
Orioles notes: Britton rounding into form required to close; Showalter on Gausman's struggles
Zach Britton is "very close" to the form required to re-take his role as the Orioles' closer, Buck Showalter said.
As trade deadline approaches, Orioles say they're focused on tough schedule, not tough decisions
Buck Showalter: "I think we all have a pretty good idea of who people would have some interest in.”
Orioles' first-half struggles extend beyond underperforming starting rotation
The Orioles have made up for their struggling starting pitching staff in recent seasons by relying on relief pitching, home runs and strong defense. This season, those areas haven't met expectations.
Orioles blow early six-run lead to lose fifth straight, 9-6 at Twins