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“Don’t Believe a Word They Say” Former Baltimore Orioles Outfielder Nick Markakis
February 25th, 2015 at 7:19 PM
The Baltimore Orioles lost their longest tenured player when free agent outfielder Nick Markakis inked a four-year, $44 million deal with the Atlanta Braves this offseason. Fast forward to Spring Training and Markakis had some pretty strong words to say about his departure from the Orioles. ***PHOTO1*** You can see the quotes...

Can the Baltimore Orioles Make It Three Straight Years with the MLB Home Run Champ?
February 24th, 2015 at 10:42 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have become known for hitting the long ball over the past few years, and are coming off of back-to-back seasons having led the majors in home runs. Baltimore has also owned the individual MLB home run champ each of the past two seasons and the question is,...

“We Had a Taste Last Year, We were So Close” Baltimore Orioles’ LHP Brian Matusz
February 23rd, 2015 at 1:35 PM
There has been a recent surge in struggling starting pitchers becoming really good relievers in baseball over the past few years and a prime example of that is Baltimore Orioles LHP Brian Matusz. We got to hear from Matusz on Monday from Orioles' camp in Sarasota and he touched on...

Do the Baltimore Orioles Need to Make Any More Moves Before the Season Begins?
February 23rd, 2015 at 9:43 AM
The Baltimore Orioles enter the 2015 season as defending AL East Champions and the runner-up in the American League, and once again find themselves being overlooked by most of the National baseball media. Baltimore has filled a couple holes and more importantly, gotten healthy, but do they need to make...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Questions Frequent, Everth Cabrera a Hot Topic
February 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It’s Sunday and you know what that means here at Orioles101, it’s time for another Mailbag. This week we were flooded with Spring Training questions and the addition of free agent Everth Cabrera. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple questions on the same...

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 Spring Training Preview Part 9: Position Battles
February 18th, 2015 at 10:05 AM
We are nearing the completion of our ten-part, Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview and have arrived at part nine, position battles. Orioles' pitchers and catchers will officially report to Spring Training tomorrow and we could not be more exciting! ***PHOTO1*** There will be several position battles taking place in camp this spring,...

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...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 7: Catchers
February 16th, 2015 at 8:41 AM
It's finally the week baltimore orioles fans have been waiting for all winter, it's pitchers and catchers report week! The O's pitchers and catchers will report on Thursday with their first full official workout on Friday. We get back to our O's Spring Training Preview with part seven of our...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 6: Corner Infielders
February 13th, 2015 at 10:20 AM
We continue on with our Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview by taking a look at the corner infielders. There will be several corner infielders in camp with an abundance of players than can play first base. ***PHOTO1*** There are 11 players listed as infielders that will be in camp, but there are...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 5: Middle Infielders
February 13th, 2015 at 7:34 AM
We have reached the mid-point of our ten-part Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview with part five, the O's middle infield. Baltimore is in good hands with their middle infield, but despite some certainties, there will be plenty of players to watch up the middle this spring. ***PHOTO1*** The Orioles will have a...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 4: Bullpen
February 12th, 2015 at 9:42 AM
We are approaching the mid-point of our ten-part Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview with part four, the O's bullpen. Orioles' pitchers and catchers will report to Spring Training a week from today and the bullpen will be plenty crowded with possible options for the Birds. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore will have a total of...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 3: Starting Pitchers
February 12th, 2015 at 7:32 AM
We continue our ten-part, Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview today with part 3, starting pitchers. Baltimore will find themselves in the same conundrum that they did last August with having six starters for five spots, but there will be some other intriguing starting pitchers in camp as well for the...

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...

Minor League Spotlight: Baltimore Orioles’ Prospect Dylan Bundy Anxious for Healthy 2015
February 7th, 2015 at 7:15 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight. This week we take a look at Orioles' prized pitching prospect Dylan Bundy who spoke with the media last weekend and is looking forward to a healthy 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Bundy made his MLB debut with the O's back in 2012...

Hearing from Baltimore Orioles’ Steve Pearce on His Wrists, Contract and More
February 3rd, 2015 at 9:50 AM
Just before the Baltimore Orioles annual FanFest on Saturday, Baltimore Orioles' rising star Steve Pearce reached an agreement with the O's on his contract for the 2015 season avoiding arbitration. We spoke with Pearce at FanFest and he touched on his contract, the health of his wrists and more. ***PHOTO1*** Pearce and...

JJ Hardy on 2014 Back Injury, Baltimore Orioles’ Offseason, and Avoiding Free Agency
February 3rd, 2015 at 7:58 AM
JJ Hardy spent some time with reporters over the weekend while taking in the festivities of the Baltimore Orioles annual FanFest at the Baltimore Convention Center and touched on his back injury in 2014, as well looking forward to 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Hardy had one of the more amusing segments with the media...

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...

Returning from Injuries, Who’s More Important to Baltimore Orioles 2015 Success? Matt Wieters or Manny Machado?
January 29th, 2015 at 10:29 AM
The 2014 Baltimore Orioles seemed to overcome almost any obstacle put in their way, from injuries, suspensions, needing to use role players everyday and so on. Baltimore may have lost some key free agents, but will also get back two key players from injury in Matt Wieters and Manny Machado...