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News and Notes: Bud Norris Struggles Again, Matt Wieters Off Friday, Hunter Harvey Dazzles
March 13th, 2015 at 7:52 AM
It's time for another edition of Baltimore Orioles news and notes, and today we touch on the rough outing for Bud Norris on Thursday, while Hunter Harvey pitched well, and Matt Wieters getting the day off Friday. ***PHOTO1*** Bud Norris struggles Thursday After allowing four runs in his first outing of the spring,...

News and Notes: Chris Tillman Good in Spring Debut, Ryan Webb Injures Knee, Bats Ice Cold
March 10th, 2015 at 7:57 AM
The Baltimore Orioles were back in action on Monday and their pitching staff was phenomenal, including starting Chris Tillman, but their bats failed to yield a run in the 1-0 loss. RHP Ryan Webb also tweaked his knee during a workout on Sunday and had an MRI on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** We will...

Baltimore Orioles Sweep Split Squad Thursday, Pitchers’ Performance Very Impressive
March 6th, 2015 at 8:02 AM
After dropping their first two Spring Training games on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Baltimore Orioles rebounded by taking both games of a split-squad day on Thursday to get to .500 on the spring. Baltimore's offense slugged a combined three home runs over the two games, but it was their pitching...

Hearing from Baltimore Orioles Manager Buck Showalter on Spring Training (with Video)
March 3rd, 2015 at 7:54 AM
Believe it or not, the Baltimore Orioles will be playing a game against another team today when they travel to Lakeland to take on the Detroit Tigers to open their Spring Training schedule. We got to hear from Orioles' Manager Buck Showalter from Sarasota on Monday and he touched on...

Baltimore Orioles Discussion and Predictions with Orioles Uncensored’s Dillon Atkinson
February 28th, 2015 at 7:15 AM
Much like most, if not all, professional sports teams, there are several outlets to get news and analysis on the Baltimore Orioles, including several local outlets. We thought it would be fun to have a chat with a fellow local outlet about the Orioles upcoming season and our Editor and...

“I’m Excited to Be a Part of It” Travis Snider on Baltimore Orioles’ Winning Culture (Video)
February 27th, 2015 at 7:24 AM
The Baltimore Orioles had their eye on outfielder Travis Snider a lot this offseason, and in January they were able to get the deal they were comfortable with and acquired Snider from the Pittsburgh Pirates. Snider will be counted on in the Orioles' outfield and we got to hear from...

Not All Experts Down on Baltimore Orioles, 7th Best in MLB According to Sports on Earth
February 12th, 2015 at 2:49 PM
We hope you have been enjoying our ten-part Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview, but we take a break from that to present a baseball expert that is appearing to go against the grain. Sports on Earth's Anthony Castrovince labels the Orioles as the 7th best team in baseball for 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Castrovince...

Baltimore Orioles Have 8th Best Lineup in MLB According to Sports on Earth
February 10th, 2015 at 7:19 AM
We are just a week and a half from pitchers and catchers reporting for the Baltimore Orioles, which means we will at least be able to see warmer weather on the television soon. With the 2015 season getting so close, we thought we would examine how the Orioles are being...

Baltimore Orioles’ World Series, AL Pennant and Possible MVP Candidates’ Odds in 2015
January 22nd, 2015 at 10:10 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are coming off of a 2014 season that saw them win their first AL East title and ALCS berth since 1997, while having two players finish in the top 15 in AL MVP voting. After such a successful season, but adding in the fact that Baltimore lost...

Which FA, Max Scherzer or James Shields, Would Baltimore Orioles Prefer not to See in Division?
January 16th, 2015 at 10:34 AM
There are two marquee free agent starting pitchers remaining on the free agent market in Max Scherzer and James Shields. With both of them seeming to be targets of division rivals, we wondered which would the Baltimore Orioles like to see stay out of the AL East? ***PHOTO1*** Before we even present...

Baltimore Orioles Ink Former Chicago Cubs LHP Wesley Wright to One-year Deal
December 17th, 2014 at 7:37 AM
The Baltimore Orioles made their first "significant" signing of the offseason on Tuesday signing free agent left handed reliever Wesley Wright to a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** MASN's Roch Kubatko was the first to report the signing on Tuesday and there are reports that the deal is for one-year, and $1.7 million. The...

MLB Winter Meetings Begin Today, Will Baltimore Orioles Make a Move This Week?
December 8th, 2014 at 7:46 AM
When it comes to the MLB offseason, one of the more exciting weeks is that of the Winter Meetings. It presents both GMs and players' agents the opportunity to meet with several people face-to-face throughout the day. Many of the "blockbuster-type of deals" usually get done during this week. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore Orioles...

Baltimore Orioles Come up Empty in MLB Silver Slugger Awards
November 7th, 2014 at 7:55 AM
The annual Silver Slugger Awards were announced on Thursday evening on MLB Network and, unlike in 2013, the Baltimore Orioles came away empty handed. MLB's Silver Slugger Award recognizes the best offensive players at each position, and 2014's winners were announced Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** In 2013, the Orioles captured three of the nine Silver...

Baltimore Orioles Among MLB’s Best in Getting Bang for Their Buck
November 3rd, 2014 at 10:56 AM
The deadline to negotiate exclusively with your own free agents ends tonight at 11:59 PM EST for all MLB teams. At that time, free agents will be free to sign and negotiate with any of the 30 teams in Major League Baseball. ***PHOTO1*** With the free agency frenzy about to really begin,...

Unlikely Duo Zach Britton and Steve Pearce Helped Lead Baltimore Orioles in 2014
October 22nd, 2014 at 7:50 AM
The Baltimore Orioles may not be playing in the World Series this week, but they still had one heck of a 2014 season. The O's won their first AL East title and reached the ALCS for the first time since 1997, an effort in which Zach Britton and Steve Pearce...

Despite Ending, 2014 was a Great Season to Watch as a Baltimore Orioles Fan
October 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Kansas City Royals got hot at the right time and seemingly had almost every break go their way as they swept the Baltimore Orioles in the American League Championship and ended the Orioles 2014 season. Despite the ending, Baltimore fans were treated to a phenomenal year of Orioles baseball with...

Baltimore Orioles Complete Regular Season with Win, Finish Year 96-66, AL East Champs
September 29th, 2014 at 8:29 AM
Jonathan Schoop hit a solo home run in the fifth inning to account for the only run of the day for either the Baltimore Orioles or the Toronto Blue Jays and six Orioles pitchers combined to throw a six-hit shutout as the Birds ended the regular season with a 1-0...

Orioles101′s Projected Postseason Roster for the Baltimore Orioles
September 28th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Today marks the end of the 2014 MLB Regular Season and the Baltimore Orioles are not done playing as they will enter this week’s American League Division Series as the AL East Champions, but who is going to be on the roster once the ALDS begins? We have waited and teased...

Orioles101 Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: Interview with LHP Matt Taylor
September 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
We get back to our Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight this week after taking last week off from it, but we come back with a bang this week with an interview with a promising left handed pitcher in the O’s organization, Matt Taylor. ***PHOTO1*** Taylor was a fifth round selection of the...

Defense at Third Base Becoming an Issue for Baltimore Orioles as Postseason Approaches
September 26th, 2014 at 9:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Baltimore Orioles have a battle going on at third base to see who is going to be the starter for the AL East Champion O’s once the postseason begins next week, and it may come down to simply who can play the best defense. Baltimore and their fans...