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Hearing from Baltimore Orioles Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette on Deals and the Offseason
February 20th, 2015 at 9:25 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have officially begun their 2015 season with pitchers and catchers officially reporting and having their first official workout Friday. Orioles' Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette met with reporters in Sarasota on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Duquette's interview was supplied to the media not present via Orioles PR. Duquette touched on a number of...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 10: Predicting the 25-man Roster
February 19th, 2015 at 9:33 AM
Despite the frigid temperatures in Charm City, the day we have been waiting for has finally arrived, yes, we have arrived at part ten of our ten-part Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview, predicting the O's 25-man roster. We are obviously kidding in that regard, of course the day we have...

Baltimore Orioles Sign Utility Man Jayson Nix, Announce Minor League Coaching Staffs
February 18th, 2015 at 7:32 AM
It was an out of the ordinary day on Tuesday for the Baltimore Orioles this offseason in that there were a couple newsworthy announcements to note. Baltimore announced the signing of utility man Jayson Nix to a Minor League Deal with an invite to Spring Training as well as announcing...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 8: Bench
February 17th, 2015 at 7:24 AM
While we are experiencing Mother Nature's last stitch effort to reinforce to baseball fans that it's winter, the Baltimore Orioles are just two days away from pitchers and catchers officially reporting for Spring Training! We continue our ten-part series today with part eight, a look at the possible bench for...

Don’t Count Out a Rebound Season for Baltimore Orioles’ RHP Ubaldo Jimenez
February 5th, 2015 at 9:57 AM
The Baltimore Orioles surprised everyone last offseason when they signed free agent pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez to a four-year, $50 million deal, the richest for a free agent pitcher in franchise history. Unfortunately for Baltimore, the first year of that deal did not pan out with Jimenez's poor performance, but don't...

More Quotes from Baltimore Orioles FanFest Including Ryan Flaherty, Dave Wallace and Wesley Wright
January 31st, 2015 at 1:03 PM
The annual Baltimore Orioles’ FanFest has been hopping all day, with festivities galore for fans. Several players have been available for the media throughout the day with looking forward to 2015 being the main focus. ***PHOTO1*** In our latest check-in with some more players as the day has progressed, we talked with...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Colby Rasmus, J.P. Arencibia and Dylan Bundy Among Popular Topics This Week
January 11th, 2015 at 7:30 AM
It's Sunday, and that means it's time for Orioles101's Mailbag and this week the focus turned from the team as a whole to specific individuals. Among the more popular topics this week were Colby Rasmus, J.P. Arencibia and Dylan Bundy. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if...

Quick Update on Baltimore Orioles’ FanFest on January 31
January 7th, 2015 at 7:11 AM
The Baltimore Orioles announced yesterday via press release and on their website that tickets for the 2015 FanFest event are now on sale. ***PHOTO1*** The annual event will be held on January 31, and once again be at the Baltimore Convention Center. The event will go from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.,...

Taking a Look at Colby Rasmus and Baltimore Orioles Outfielder’s Numbers Against Right Handers
January 2nd, 2015 at 7:56 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have been reportedly in communication with free agent outfielder Colby Rasmus for a while now and according to multiple reports, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is set to meet with Rasmus to see if he would be a fit in the O's clubhouse. With that news in mind,...

Does David Lough Have an Argument for More Playing Time in 2015?
December 31st, 2014 at 10:11 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are still in search of another outfielder and preferably one who hits left handed, but is there an argument for David Lough to get more playing time in 2015 and perhaps be the answer in the outfield? ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore has been linked to several outfielders this offseason, with most...

Examining What a Baltimore Orioles 2015 Lineup Would Look Like Right Now
December 29th, 2014 at 10:08 AM
We are just days away from 2015 and being so close to the new year, it got us thinking about what a Baltimore Orioles lineup would look like if the 2015 season were beginning right now. ***PHOTO1*** Before we get into things, keep in mind, we are treating this as if both...

Baltimore Orioles Weekend Round-up; Hitting Coach Hired, Matt Wieters Update
December 22nd, 2014 at 7:39 AM
The Baltimore Orioles were relatively quiet over the past weekend, but did hire their new hitting coach and multiple updates were given on O's catcher Matt Wieters and his availability come Opening Day. ***PHOTO1*** First we will begin our weekend round-up with the announcement that came Friday evening that the Orioles had...

Baltimore Orioles Fans Have Plenty to Be Thankful for This Year
November 27th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It’s the one day a year where eating robust amounts of food is always welcomed, but it is also the day to give thanks and Baltimore Orioles fans have plenty to be thankful for this holiday season. ***PHOTO1*** First off, we here at Orioles101 would like to state that we are thankful...

Baltimore Orioles Manager Buck Showalter Runs Away with BBWAA AL Manager of the Year Honors
November 12th, 2014 at 7:20 AM
Baltimore Orioles Manager Buck Showalter was recognized for his tremendous work in 2014 on Tuesday Night. Showalter was voted the 2014 Baseball Writers Association of America AL Manager of the Year. ***PHOTO1*** Showalter helped lead the Orioles to their first AL East title and ALCS berth since 1997 en route to a...

Baltimore Orioles’ Dan Duquette Named MLB Executive of the Year by Sporting News
November 11th, 2014 at 8:15 AM
Baltimore Orioles Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette was named the Sporting News' 2014 Major League Baseball Executive of the Year Monday Night. Duquette was presented with the award Monday NIght at the league's annual general managers meetings. ***PHOTO1*** The award has been given out by Sporting News since 1936,and it is decided by...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Nick Markakis and Baltimore Orioles Accolades the Focus
November 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It’s Sunday, and you know what that means. That's right, it’s time for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag! This week, we were flooded with questions surrounding Nick Markakis and Orioles accolades for the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple questions on...

Baltimore Orioles Manager Buck Showalter Named BBWAA AL Manager of the Year Finalist
November 5th, 2014 at 9:43 AM
The finalists for all BBWAA end of the year awards were announced on Tuesday, and while the Baltimore Orioles did not have any players earn a finalist spot for an award, manager Buck Showalter was named an AL Manager of the Year finalist. ***PHOTO1*** Showalter is one of three finalists for the...

MLB Rumors: Baltimore Orioles in Talks with Outfielder Nick Markakis
October 29th, 2014 at 8:26 AM
One of the biggest names on Baltimore Orioles’ fans minds is longest tenured current Oriole Nick Markakis. He is likely hitting the free agent market tonight or tomorrow, depending on when Game 7 concludes, and Baltimore has reportedly been frantically working on a deal for the right fielder. ***PHOTO1*** Per MASN’s Roch...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Possible 2014 Awards for Baltimore Orioles the Focus
October 26th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Once the 2014 World Series comes to a close, free agency is not the only thing that kicks off. The 2014 season awards begin to be announced, and that was the overwhelming focus this week for our mailbag. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive...

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...