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Wei-Yin Chen Struggles, Defense Falters in Baltimore Orioles 7-1 Loss Monday
April 20th, 2015 at 3:09 PM
On a day that felt like a crisp autumn morning, the Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox got things started at 11 a.m. in some cold, wet weather, but it was Wei-Yin Chen and the Orioles' defense that looked cold. The game was called after six and a half innings...

Baltimore Orioles Opening Day Preview, Chris Tillman on the Bump, O’s Face Chris Archer
April 6th, 2015 at 9:48 AM
Opening Day is the day baseball fans look forward to for months, and the wait is over for Baltimore Orioles' fans everywhere. The Birds are on the road, but open their season today against their AL East rival Tampa Bay Rays and we are here to give you a preview...

Matt Wieters Shutdown for a Week with Elbow Tendinitis, Opening Day in Question
March 18th, 2015 at 1:27 PM
Baltimore Orioles fans were excited on Tuesday as catcher Matt Wieters made his Spring Training debut behind the plate for his first official game action behind the plate since undergoing Tommy John surgery last year. A day later, the Orioles will be shutting down Wieters from catching for a week...

Ubaldo Jimenez Improves in Third Outing, Still Some Work to Do
March 13th, 2015 at 2:49 PM
The Baltimore Orioles continue to hope to see some consistency and command from RHP Ubaldo Jimenez and after a couple of rocky starts to begin the spring, Jimenez took the mound for his third start on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** It wasn't the greatest outing in the world, but it was also a big...

Lots of Good Stuff on Baltimore Orioles 2015 Promotional Schedule
March 10th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Outside of waiting on the date single game tickets go on sale, Baltimore Orioles fans perhaps look forward to the release of the O's promotional schedule the most. Baltimore released their 2015 promotion and special events schedule for 2015 on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** There are tons of great giveaways and events laid out...

Baltimore Orioles Announce Single Game Regular Season Tickets to Go on Sale Wednesday
March 6th, 2015 at 11:27 AM
Baltimore Orioles fans have been waiting for the team to announce when regular season single game tickets will go on sale. Well the wait is over, the team has announced that single game regular season tickets will go on sale on Wednesday, March 11. ***PHOTO1*** The team announced that individual tickets for...

“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...

Baltimore Orioles Nearing Deal with Free Agent Everth Cabrera, Good Move?
February 18th, 2015 at 1:37 PM
The Baltimore Orioles are once again making moves in February. Baltimore is reportedly nearing a deal with free agent shortstop Everth Cabrera on a $2.4 million deal. ***PHOTO1*** Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun broke the news first. Cabrera, 28, was non-tendered by the San Diego Padres this offseason and is looking to...

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...

Baltimore Orioles Bring Back 13-game Plan, Scratch Other Plans
January 29th, 2015 at 2:19 PM
The Baltimore Orioles will once again offer a 13-game plan as a season ticket option for fans in 2015, while eliminating the 20 and 40-game plans. ***PHOTO1*** Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun broke the news today. Heading into this offseason, the 13-game plan, which several fans loved, had been taken off the...

Former Baltimore Orioles LHP Troy Patton Suspended 80 Games for Amphetamines
November 6th, 2014 at 7:44 AM
Former Baltimore Orioles reliever Troy Patton was suspended for 80 games by Major League Baseball for an amphetamine-positive drug test, the league announced on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** This is the second consecutive offseason that Patton has been handed a suspension for a positive amphetamine test. Last offseason, while still with the Orioles, Patton...

ALCS Game 4 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals LHP Jason Vargas
October 15th, 2014 at 9:49 AM
The concept is simple tonight for the Baltimore Orioles- win or go home- and they will have to do so against Kansas City Royals LHP Jason Vargas, who will start Game 4 of the American League Championship Series for the Kansas City Royals. ***PHOTO1*** Facing elimination for the first time this postseason,...

ALCS Game 4 Preview: Kansas City Royals Hitters Against Miguel Gonzalez
October 15th, 2014 at 7:47 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are staring elimination in the face this afternoon after dropping Game 3 of the American League Championship Series 2-1 to the Kansas City Royals and falling down 0-3 in the series. Today, the Orioles put their playoff lives on the line and look to Miguel Gonzalez to...

The ALCS is not Over Just Yet, Do not Count the Baltimore Orioles Out of It
October 13th, 2014 at 12:31 PM
The Baltimore Orioles are in a tough hole down two games to none after dropping the first two games of the American League Championship Series at home to the Kansas City Royals, but do not count the Birds out just yet. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore may be facing a tough proposition right now needing...

ALCS Game 3 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals RHP Jeremy Guthrie
October 13th, 2014 at 10:13 AM
The Baltimore Orioles enter tonight's Game 3 in the American League Championship Series desperately in search of a victory and will have to do so against a very familiar face in Kansas City Royals, and former Oriole, RHP Jeremy Guthrie. Despite the fact that it was not terribly long ago...

ALCS Game 3 Preview: Kansas City Royals Hitters Against Baltimore Orioles LHP Wei-Yin Chen
October 13th, 2014 at 8:24 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are entering tonight's Game 3 of the American League Championship in an all but must win game against the Kansas City Royals who lead the series two games to none, and Baltimore will be sending left hander Wei-Yin Chen to the mound for the start. If the...

Baltimore Orioles Lose 6-4, Fall Down 0-2 in ALCS to Kansas City Royals
October 12th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Zach Britton came on with a man on first with no outs in the top of the ninth in a 4-4 game, and proceeded to allow Alcides Escobar and Lorenzo Cain to both deliver RBI hits to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory to take a commanding...

ALCS Game 2 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals RHP Yordano Ventura
October 11th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals will tee it up for Game 2 of the American League Championship today and the Orioles will be facing the young fireballer in RHP Yordano Ventura. We preview today's matchup by showing you how Orioles hitters have done against the young right hander...

ALCS Game 1 Preview: Baltimore Orioles Hitters Against Kansas City Royals RHP James Shields
October 10th, 2014 at 9:44 AM
We continue our game day coverage of the Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals Game 1 of the American League Championship Series by taking a look at how Orioles hitters have fared against Royals starting pitcher James Shields over their careers. ***PHOTO1*** Earlier today, we took a look at how Royals...

ALCS Game 1 Preview: Kansas City Royals Hitters Against Baltimore Orioles RHP Chris Tillman
October 10th, 2014 at 7:59 AM
It's finally here. The American League Championship Series is set to get underway tonight, weather permitting, between the Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals. Both teams have been off the previous four days due to sweeping their ALDS series. We begin our game day coverage with our first preview of...