| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:22 PM
DETROIT -- After winning five of seven and taking both series in last week’s homestand against the Angels and Red Sox, the Orioles hit the road today to open a six-game, seven-day road trip to Detroit and Toronto.
There must not be much to do in...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 7:37 AM
First baseman Travis Ishikawa, a big league veteran who was having a strong season at Triple-A Norfolk, filed his written request to exercise the “opt-out” clause in his minor league contract on Sunday morning, according to his representation....
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Triple-A Norfolk first baseman Travis Ishikawa, who was named the Orioles’ organizational player of the month for May, has asked through his representation for an early opt-out of his contract, but it has not been granted.
He can officially opt-...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:57 PM
In his sixth rehabilitation start for Triple-A Norfolk, left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada allowed eight runs (seven earned) on six hits and two walks at Indianapolis. Wada struck out two batters and allowed a grand slam to Brett Carroll in the first inning. He&...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:40 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Orioles were introduced to the latest jewel of the Tampa Bay Rays' pitching pipeline Friday night.
Rays right-hander Chris Archer, who was making just his sixth career big league start, limited the high-powered Orioles...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:10 PM
HOUSTON – It’s difficult for a baseball franchise that’s been around since 1954 to establish a first in 2013.
The Orioles accomplished that in Thursday afternoon’s 3-1 victory against the Houston Astros by sticking to the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:19 PM
HOUSTON -- An ESPN report Tuesday that roughly 20 major league players will be suspended for their involvement with performance-enhancing drugs as part of the Miami-based Biogenesis clinic scandal has been met with caution by Orioles officials.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Right-hander Chris Tillman is 4-0 with a 2.30 ERA this season on the road and 1-2 with a 5.31 ERA at home.
It may be just one of those weird statistics that baseball writers and fans seem to love. It may be a coincidence.
But it’s probably not a...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Entering Sunday’s series finale with Detroit, the Orioles bench had struggled throughout the year in contributing late in games, hitting just 1-for-18 in pinch-hit situations.
But against the Tigers, the Orioles got their first pinch hit since May...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The Orioles signed veteran right-hander Jon Rauch to a minor league deal, and the reliever will report to Triple-A Norfolk on Monday, the team announced Saturday.
Rauch, 34, started the season with the Miami Marlins before he was released on May 23...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 5:41 PM
It didn't take the Detroit Tigers long to remind the Orioles that momentum and a couple of bucks will get you a cup of coffee at Starbucks.
The Orioles were flying so high after Friday night's ninth-inning comeback that the air apparently got a little...