3:01 AM EDT, Sat June 24, 2017
4 hours ago

Jimenez fails to get through three, Orioles match '24 Phillies' record in 15-5 loss to Rays

Embattled Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jiménez's bid to end the club's stretch of 19 straight games of allowing at least five runs lasted all of two innings, and his second start back in the rotation didn't extend much past that.
8 hours ago

Orioles notes: Darren O'Day return could stabilize bullpen; Ryan Flaherty makes an appearance

Orioles manager Buck Showalter hopes the return of former All-Star reliever Darren O’Day means good things are ahead for both the pitcher and himself. “Darren is active and available — haven’t been able to say that in a while,” Showalter said. “I just hope it’s the start of some good, consistent...
14 hours ago

Five stats that stand out: Inside the Orioles' near-record streak of 19 games with five runs allowed

Friday night’s game against the Rays provides the Orioles with an ignominious opportunity—to tie a nearly 100-year-old major league record by allowing five or more runs in 20 straight games. Their run of 19 games, dating back to June 3, is already an American League record, and it comes down to...
Jun 22, 2017

Orioles' top prospect Chance Sisco seeing strides behind plate as bat heats up at Norfolk

Orioles bench coach John Russell’s catching background means he’s taken a hands-on approach with the organization’s backstops at every level. A recent check-in on top prospect Chance Sisco at Triple-A Norfolk left Russell confident about the Orioles’ prized young catcher’s progress. Russell said...
Jun 22, 2017

Orioles notes: Jones gets rest day before stretch on turf; Gentry's return 'outstanding' for depth

Orioles center fielder Adam Jones got a maintenance day Thursday in anticipation of the upcoming week of games on artificial turf, bench coach John Russell said. “You guys know how hard he plays, and we’re going into six games on turf,” said Russell, who filled in for manager Buck Showalter Thursday....
Jun 22, 2017

Showalter to miss Thursday night's Orioles game for birth of his first grandchild in Dallas

Bench coach John Russell will manage the team in his absence.
Jun 21, 2017

Orioles notes: Buck Showalter doesn't believe a move to the bullpen would solve Chris Tillman's problems

Orioles manager Buck Showalter doesn't want Chris Tillman thinking that he's considering sending the struggling right-hander to the bullpen. And he said he doesn't believe that a potential move would necessarily help either, even as Tillman continues to build a track record of disappointing starts....
Jun 21, 2017

Orioles receive inspiring visit from Tennessee teenager Luke Terry, a one-armed catcher

The Orioles wanted to bring 14-year-old Luke Terry to Baltimore so he could experience a slice of the big leagues whil also giving him some catching tips along the way, but the eighth-grader from Cornersville, Tenn., ended up leaving others awed on Wednesday afternoon. His right arm amputated when...
Jun 21, 2017

Orioles don't anticipate steam explosion will affect Wednesday's game

The Orioles are not anticipating any logistical impact or changes for Wednesday night's game after the Eutaw Street steam explosion less than two blocks from Camden Yards shut down a section of downtown roadway. The explosion Tuesday night injured five people and closed Eutaw Street between Pratt...
Jun 20, 2017

Machado homers twice, sparks go-ahead rally with double in Orioles' 6-5 win over Indians

If Tuesday proves to be the monster day from third baseman Manny Machado that scares the Orioles out of their midseason slump and their young star out of his own swoon, it couldn’t have come at a better time. Machado helped the Orioles to a 6-5, comeback victory over the Cleveland Indians to level...
Jun 20, 2017

Orioles closer Zach Britton tosses scoreless inning in first minors rehab outing at Aberdeen

ABERDEEN – Orioles closer Zach Britton hadn’t pitched in a competitive game in nearly seven weeks, so when he was warming up in Ripken Stadium’s home bullpen Tuesday evening preparing for his first minor-league rehab outing with the short-season Aberdeen Ironbirds, he caught himself getting some...
Jun 20, 2017

1924 Phillies had pitching woes that 2017 Orioles fans can relate to

Ninety-three years ago, the lowly Philadelphia Phillies set what appeared to be a record for the ages: 20 straight games in which they surrendered five or more runs. During that stretch (Sept. 3 to Sept. 24, 1924), National League teams battered the Phillies' pitching staff for 169 runs — 8.4 per...
Jun 20, 2017

Vidal Nuno is out and Donnie Hart is in as Norfolk Shuttle rolls on

Left-hander Donnie Hart was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Tuesday and right-hander Vidal Nuno was optioned back to the Tides, though he told manager Buck Showalter and pitching coach Roger McDowell that he is battling a sore oblique and other nagging injuries and clearly hoped to be placed...
Jun 20, 2017

Orioles' prospect Randolph Gassaway built baseball foundation in Sarasota en route to All-Star bid

Mingling with all the bonus babies and top prospects at Tuesday’s Carolina League All-Star Game in Salem, Va. Tuesday is an Orioles prospect who is every bit deserving of his spot, and considering how long it took to get him there, perhaps a bit more so. Outfielder Randolph Gassaway, a promising...