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How the Baltimore Orioles Starting Rotation Stacks up a Week and a Half into 2015
April 16th, 2015 at 10:18 AM
It's very early in the season and we all understand that, but we thought it would be interesting to take a look at how the Baltimore Orioles' starting rotation stacks up just a week and a half into the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore currently owns a 5-4 record and sits in a...

Eight Games in, Baltimore Orioles’ Bullpen Uncharacteristically Near Bottom of League
April 15th, 2015 at 10:03 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have had one of the best bullpens in all of baseball over the past three years, and while we still believe that they do and come the end of the season their numbers will reflect it, eight games into the 2015 season the O's bullpen is among...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Trade Ryan Webb, O’s Set for Home Opener, and More
April 10th, 2015 at 8:09 AM
The Baltimore Orioles did what we anticipated they would in making a trade this week, as they trade RHP Ryan Webb on Thursday to the Los Angeles Dodgers. In addition to the trade, in today's news and notes we will also talk about the O's opening at home today as...

MLB Trade Rumors: Baltimore Orioles Could Still Make a Move in the Next Week
April 8th, 2015 at 11:09 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have had a log jam of pitching all spring and everyone around baseball knows it. The O's have been trying to make a move or two, and it's tough at this time of the year, but don't count out a possible move in the next week. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore's abundance...

Baltimore Orioles Lose Rule-5 Pick RHP Logan Verrett, Hearing from the Former O’s Righty
April 3rd, 2015 at 9:14 AM
The Baltimore Orioles ended up with two Rule-5 picks this offseason and the possibility of keeping just one of them seemed slim, nonetheless two of them. On Thursday the Orioles tried to clear one of those picks through waivers in RHP Logan Verrett, but he was claimed by the Texas...

News and Notes: Travis Snider Goes Long, Baltimore Orioles Lose Logan Verret, and More
April 3rd, 2015 at 7:54 AM
It's the final Friday before the 2015 MLB Regular Season kicks off and in today's edition of news and notes, we touch on Travis Snider going long, Nolan Reimold continues to hit the ball, and the Baltimore Orioles lost Logan Verrett on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Logan Verret claimed off waivers by Texas Rangers We...

Should Baltimore Orioles’ Fans Be Worried by Travis Snider’s Spring?
April 2nd, 2015 at 9:33 AM
The Baltimore Orioles had appeared to replace and possibly even upgrade their right field spot when they acquired Travis Snider from the Pittsburgh Pirates this winter, but should O's fans be worried by his spring? ***PHOTO1*** Snider was acquired by the Orioles in January from the Pirates in exchange for minor league...

MLB Trade Rumors: Don’t Be Surprised to See Baltimore Orioles Make a Move This Week
March 31st, 2015 at 10:55 AM
Despite some positional guys beginning the season on the DL, the Baltimore Orioles still have a problem that every team in baseball would love to have, they have excess pitching. We would not be surprised to see the Orioles make a move in the final week of the spring before...

Baltimore Orioles’ Bullpen Very Crowded, Tough Decisions to Be Made in Final Week
March 30th, 2015 at 9:35 AM
We are in the final week of Spring Training with Opening Day next Monday in Tampa, but the Baltimore Orioles still have a lot of decisions to make, including who makes the cut in their very crowded bullpen. ***PHOTO1*** The Orioles have a problem that every single team in Major League Baseball...

MLB Trade Rumors: Trading Brian Matusz Would Bring Numerous Opportunities for Baltimore Orioles
March 24th, 2015 at 11:06 AM
One of the hot items of discussion surrounding the Baltimore Orioles over the past couple of weeks in Spring Training has been LHP Brian Matusz and the Orioles' willingness to move him in the right deal. If Baltimore were to trade Matusz, numerous opportunities would open up including a couple...

MLB Trade Rumors: What Kind of Deal Could the Baltimore Orioles Swing for LHP Brian Matusz
March 18th, 2015 at 9:10 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have an abundance of relievers and some of them have drawn interest from other clubs, including LHP Brian Matusz. The question is, what kind of deal could the Orioles expect in return for Matusz? ***PHOTO1*** There have been a few teams that have shown interest in Matusz this offseason,...

MLB Trade Rumors: Baltimore Orioles Have Two Trade Chips If They Want to Use Them
March 17th, 2015 at 9:55 AM
Spring Training marks the beginning of the new baseball season, but it certainly doesn't end possible trade discussions between teams and the Baltimore Orioles have two trade chips that they could use if they wish. Both Jimmy Paredes and Brian Matusz could have many suitors around the league and the...

Lack of Minor League Options Could Play Role in Baltimore Orioles Roster Decisions
March 11th, 2015 at 11:02 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have several positions open to competition this spring and while performance will be the biggest factor in making those decisions, the lack of certain players having Minor League options could play a role as well. ***PHOTO1*** MLB Trade Rumors recently put out their list of players in the AL...

MLB Trade Rumors: What Would It Take for Baltimore Orioles to Land LHP Cole Hamels?
March 11th, 2015 at 9:06 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have something that not many teams around the league truly have, starting pitching depth. In fact the O's have six starters for five spots and could end up having to move one of them to AAA at the beginning of the season. ***PHOTO1*** One of the biggest names out...

Can’t Blame Chris Davis for Wanting to Know Baltimore Orioles’ Future Plans
March 10th, 2015 at 9:21 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have a gluttony of players that could hit the free agent market at the end of the 2015 season, and one of the more high-profile players on that list is first baseman Chris Davis. On Monday he made it known that his decision to come back or...

Baltimore Orioles Make Five “cuts” from Big League Spring Training Roster
March 9th, 2015 at 1:46 PM
The Baltimore Orioles were expected to make their first wave of roster cuts on Monday and they did just that. The O's announced five cuts or roster moves so to speak including RHP Oliver Drake, INF Michael Almanzar, RHP Dane De La Rosa, LHP Chris Jones and C Brian Ward. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Jimmy Paredes is Making a Strong Case for Himself This Spring
March 9th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
The Baltimore Orioles were set to have Ryan Flaherty and Jonathan Schoop on their roster for the 2015, but then the team signed free agent infielder Everth Cabrera to create an interesting competition. While some may have forgotten about him, Jimmy Paredes hot start to the...

Adam Jones Lone Baltimore Orioles Player to Make MLB Network’s Top 100 Players Right Now List
March 3rd, 2015 at 12:30 PM
The Spring Training game schedule is officially underway for 2015 and MLB Network finished up the final week without game action last week with their Top 100 Players Right Now list entering 2015. Despite several Baltimore Orioles players making MLB Network's Top 10 Right now lists at their respective positions,...

At What Point Should Fans Take Spring Training Games Seriously?
March 3rd, 2015 at 10:03 AM
The Baltimore Orioles get their Spring Training game schedule started Tuesday taking on the Detroit Tigers. The first game of Spring Training is exciting for fans, players, coaches and everyone involved because it signals that the season is getting closer and the evaluations can begin in game situations. At what...

Baltimore Orioles Open up Spring Schedule Tuesday, Quick Rundown on What to Expect
March 2nd, 2015 at 2:33 PM
The Baltimore Orioles will take the field against a different team for the first time in 2015 on Tuesday as they travel to Lakeland, FL to take on the Detroit Tigers to open their Spring Training schedule. We have laid out what to expect in regards to the personnel and...