| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Just before their unofficial end to spring training here in Sarasota, the Orioles made two roster moves to trim their active roster to 27 players.
The club reassigned nonroster right-handed pitcher Pat Neshek to minor league camp and outrighted...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 5:04 PM
After his final outing of the spring Tuesday, Orioles left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada said he felt physically ready to join the big league club for Opening Day in Baltimore on Friday.
But the Orioles brass believes Wada, who signed a two-year, $8.14 million...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 2:48 PM
The Orioles have signed 33-year-old right-hander Joel Pineiro to a minor league deal. He reported today to the club’s extended spring complex in Sarasota, Fla., where he will work out with club trainers until he is ready to pitch in games –...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:29 AM
New Orioles designated hitter-infielder Wilson Betemit arrived at spring training camp Tuesday, joining a growing list of position players who have arrived at the Ed Smith Stadium complex early.
For Betemit, who is in his sixth organization since 2006,...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 8:51 AM
As Orioles pitchers and catchers get ready to report to spring training tomorrow, we take a look at what other media outlets have to say about the team.
* ESPN's Jim Bowden, Keith Law and Buster Olney ranked the Orioles last of 30 major league teams in...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Welcome back to the bar.
We’re so close to baseball season, I can almost taste the $8 beers.
By the way, we don’t charge more than $4 per watered-down fake brew in here. I’m not counting the cover out front, though; can’t do much...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 12:59 PM
The Orioles and new executive vice president Dan Duquette have made several head-scratching moves this offseason -- with the ultimate explanation being that the club is collecting short-term, low-dollar contracts with an emphasis on building roster depth....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Brian Roberts will not be at FanFest, following his doctor’s advice involving his concussion symptoms, but the Orioles have filled his autograph slots with two pitchers in each instance.
The Orioles have added Brian Matusz and Alfredo Simon to...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 3:23 PM
One thing lost in the Orioles’ victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night was a bit of club infamy made by first baseman Nick Johnson.
Johnson, a career .270 hitter entering this season, went hitless in three at-bats Thursday. That put...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:31 PM
After four nights at Saint Agnes Hospital, Orioles reliever Jim Johnson was finally released Friday morning after a severe case of food poisoning.
Johnson, who has converted 15 straight save opportunities dating to last season, acknowledged the...
| May 1, 2012
| 8:56 PM
By the end of Tuesday night, Orioles manager Buck Showalter had reached the 1,000-win milestone, left-hander Brian Matusz had sidestepped club infamy and designated hitter Nick Johnson had finally exhaled in a 7-1 victory over the New York Yankees.