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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...

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...

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...

Former Baltimore Oriole Luis Matos Named a Minor League Manager, Jay Gibbons on Staff
February 17th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
We take a break from our ten-part Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview to bring you some news regarding some former Orioles players who have recently joined the coaching ranks in the Minor Leagues. Former O's outfielder Luis Matos was named the Manager of the Great Lakes Loons for the 2015...

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 4th Best Bullpen in MLB According to Sports on Earth
February 11th, 2015 at 1:55 PM
We take a break from our Spring Training preview to take a look at how the baseball "experts" view the 2015 Baltimore Orioles. Earlier this week we noted that the Orioles had the 8th best lineup in Major League Baseball according to Sports on Earth, and now the O's garner...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 2: Outfielders
February 11th, 2015 at 9:25 AM
We continue our ten-part Orioles101 Spring Training preview for the Baltimore Orioles with part 2, the outfielders. Baltimore lists that they will have 11 outfielders in camp, although we believe you could consider it 12. ***PHOTO1*** The 11 outfielders coming to camp include eight 40-man roster players, and three non-roster invitees. We...

2015 MLB Draft Order Set; Baltimore Orioles Own Four of Top 74 Picks
February 10th, 2015 at 9:06 AM
The last big piece of the free agent market fell with the San Diego Padres signing RHP James Shields. The signing did not only bring the "marquee" free agents to zero, but it also helped finalize the 2015 MLB Draft order. The Baltimore Orioles will have four of the top...

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...

Reports: Baltimore Orioles Interested in Playing Exhibition Game in Cuba
February 9th, 2015 at 1:56 PM
The Baltimore Orioles once played a home and home exhibition against the Cuban national team 15 years ago, and according to reports, the O's are interested in participating in an exhibition game in Cuba this spring. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN's Buster Olney reported the Orioles interest Monday. "The Baltimore Orioles, who played against the Cuban...

Pitcher’s Best Friend; the Baltimore Orioles are Becoming the King at Turning Two
February 6th, 2015 at 10:01 AM
The game of baseball is the greatest there is, there are so many things that go into affecting the outcome of a game, and one of those is the sweet sound of a double play on defense. They call the double play, a "pitcher's best friend" and if that rings...

Baltimore Orioles’ 3B Manny Machado Named Third Best 3B 25-Years Old or Younger
January 23rd, 2015 at 7:24 AM
It is no secret that the Baltimore Orioles found a gem in third baseman Manny Machado when they drafted him in the first round of the 2010 draft. Machado has turned into a good hitter at the plate and one of the best defensive third basemen in the game and...

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...

Orioles101 Tutorial: How Does This Whole Salary Arbitration Process Work?
January 20th, 2015 at 9:06 AM
This time of year in the baseball world is an interesting one. Some big name free agents still remain, mid-level free agents search for their new teams, and the most frequent word mentioned is arbitration. If you are confused about the whole arbitration process, or just looking for a refresher,...

MLB Trade Rumors: Examining Potential Baltimore Orioles Trade Candidate Outfielder Charlie Blackmon
January 19th, 2015 at 9:11 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have still yet to find that other left handed hitting outfielder that they have been searching for all offseason once Nick Markakis departed via free agency, but a new target has become available. ***PHOTO1*** According to Fox Sports', the Colorado Rockies have made All-Star outfielder Charlie Blackmon available in...

Should He Stay or Go? the Baltimore Orioles’ Dan Duquette to Toronto Blue Jays Saga
January 15th, 2015 at 8:10 AM
Baltimore Orioles' Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette has been rumored to be the Toronto Blue Jays top choice to become their President and CEO for over a month now and Wednesday was a wild day in the land of this saga. ***PHOTO1*** Late morning on Wednesday, Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal tweeted several updates...

Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays Have Reportedly Discussed Compensation for GM Dan Duquette
January 14th, 2015 at 1:15 PM
A story that originally broke at the MLB Winter Meetings last month appears to not only be resurfacing, but gaining momentum. The Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly discussed the compensation required for the O's for Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette to become next Blue Jays CEO. ***PHOTO1*** Fox Sports' Ken...

MLB Trade Rumors: Baltimore Orioles Reportedly Inquired on Outfielders David Peralta and Ender Inciarte
January 14th, 2015 at 7:25 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have not hid the fact that they would like to add another left handed hitting outfielder this offseason, and the latest reported targets for the O's have been the Arizona Diamondbacks' outfielders David Peralta and Ender Inciarte. ***PHOTO1*** Fox Sports' Jon Morosi reported late Monday that the O's have...

Taking a Look at Baltimore Orioles Newest Acquisition C/1B J.P. Arencibia, He Loves OPACY
January 9th, 2015 at 7:23 AM
The Baltimore Orioles announced a signing on Thursday, but not the one we expected. The Birds' announced that they had agreed to a Minor League deal with former Toronto Blue Jays and Texas Rangers' J.P. Arencibia. ***PHOTO1*** The deal includes an invitation to Major League Spring Training. We anticipated the Orioles officially announcing...

Baltimore Orioles’ Bullpen Options Seem Telling That the Team Could Trade a Pitcher Before Season
January 8th, 2015 at 9:55 AM
The Baltimore Orioles find themselves in a odd position compared to years past with the abundance of quality pitching they seem to have at the moment. Baltimore's options for the bullpen are a plenty, but not everyone can stay. ***PHOTO1*** The O's have quite a large group of potential bullpen arms with...