| Jun 3, 2012
| 7:57 PM
A year ago, some team might have made an offer that rocked Alex Young's world. The Pirates, Nationals or Red Sox, maybe even the Cubs, might have dug deep for the left-hander from Carmel High School.
They still could, of course, but 2012 is definitely...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 6:43 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Orioles needed a starting pitching performance to remember Saturday night. They needed something to restore faith in their rotation, something to help stop their sudden swoon.
Brian Matusz was up for the challenge. The...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The Orioles look to halt their six-game losing streak in today's 4:05 p.m. game against the Rays at Tropicana Field. Baltimore had lost six straight for the first time since Aug. 16-21, 2011.
The Orioles are struggling in both facets of the game. The...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:04 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Despite the strong start the Orioles had throughout the season's first seven weeks, they never owned a lead atop the American League East of more than two games. Heading into Friday's game against the co-division leading Rays,...
| May 13, 2012
| 4:54 PM
The Orioles had a chance to earn their first three-game sweep of the Rays at Camden Yards since 2007 on Sunday afternoon. But more importantly, they could have gone up three games on division rival Tampa Bay — a monumental accomplishment considering...
| May 11, 2012
| 8:37 PM
Nick Johnson’s brief career in an Oriolesuniform offered few highlights until Friday night.
The 33-year-old had grown frustrated with his inability to contribute to the burgeoning Orioles offense. It seemed as though he had left his bat at spring...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Now that the Cubs have been mathematically eliminated from 2012 and 2013 postseason contention, how bare do you see Theo Epstein stripping the Cubs? Is he going to trade everything of value (Matt Garza, Geovany Soto), pay large chunks of salary (Alfonso...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 6:32 AM
The Orioles play in their final Grapefruit League game today against the Rays. After today, the Orioles will play three more exhibition games, including the first two at Ed Smith Stadium against Florida Southern on Monday night and then State College of...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel wanted to make an impression on his former team Tuesday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
Hammel, pitching in his second Grapefruit League start of the spring against a Rays team he debuted with, made just one mistake in...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:53 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles right-hander Jason Hammel made just one mistake against his former team Tuesday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
Hammel, making his second Grapefruit League start of the spring against a Rays team he debuted with, allowed a...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Now that the Orioles have played their two intrasquad games, they’re looking forward to the beginning of the Grapefruit League schedule.
The Orioles open up Monday with a day-night, split-squad doubleheader, traveling to Port Charlotte for an...