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Baltimore Orioles Set to Face Some Interesting Roster Decisions in the Near Future
April 17th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The Baltimore Orioles were able to avoid a majority of their roster decisions that faced them in spring training due to guys going on the disabled list to open up spots. Time heals all wounds and the Orioles are about to face a whirlwind of roster decisions as players return...

MLB Trade Rumors: Pretty Safe to Say the Baltimore Orioles Won’t Be Moving LHP Brian Matusz
April 14th, 2015 at 10:03 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have been rumored to be shopping relievers for a couple of months now, including LHP Brian Matusz. With the way the season has gone thus far, including an injury to LHP Wesley Wright, you can pretty much nix the possibility of the O’s trading Matusz, at least...

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...

Baltimore Orioles Handcuffing Buck Showalter, Have to Figure Out How to Get to a Four-man Bench
April 9th, 2015 at 11:31 AM
The Baltimore Orioles realistically came to the end of Spring Training with 10 possibilities for their bullpen, and despite trimming that number down to eight, they need to cut it down one more in order to give O's manager Buck Showalter a four-man bench. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore had ten pitchers that had arguments...

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...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Set Opening Day 25-man Roster, Includes Four to DL, and More
April 6th, 2015 at 8:22 AM
It's finally here, the Baltimore Orioles will open up the 2015 Regular Season today at 3:05 p.m. against the Tampa Bay Rays. Over the weekend the O's finalized their 25-man roster, made some DL moves and will add Ryan Lavarnway on Opening Day according to reports. ***PHOTO1*** Orioles finalize 25-man roster Baltimore finalized...

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...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Make Three Roster Moves, Ubaldo Jimenez Stellar, and More
March 30th, 2015 at 7:48 AM
We are now one week from Opening Day when the Baltimore Orioles will take on the Rays in Tampa Bay, but before that, we do have a little bit of Spring Training left to get through. In today's news and notes, the O's made three roster moves on Sunday, Ubaldo...

Taking a Look at the Baltimore Orioles Potential Free Agents After 2015 Season
March 18th, 2015 at 10:26 AM
With the 2015 regular season getting closer and closer to getting underway, we thought we would take another look at the Baltimore Orioles abundance of potential free agents at the end of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore currently has 11 players that are set to hit free agency at the end of the...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Baltimore Orioles Have Tried Twice to Begin Extension Talks with Matt Wieters
March 16th, 2015 at 9:34 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have an abundance of players set to hit the free agent market at the end of the 2015 season, including one of the biggest names on the list, catcher Matt Wieters. Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette has reportedly tried twice to engage in extension talks with Wieters's agent,...

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...

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...

Baltimore Orioles Set to Begin Roster Cuts on Monday
March 9th, 2015 at 9:02 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have several position battles going on this spring in camp, and while we do not expect any of them to be completely decided this week, Manager Buck Showalter stated that he expects to begin to make cuts Monday. ***PHOTO1*** Prior to Sunday's game against the Minnesota Twins, Showalter stated...

Hearing from Baltimore Orioles Manager Buck Showalter on Spring Training (with Video)
March 3rd, 2015 at 7:54 AM
Believe it or not, the Baltimore Orioles will be playing a game against another team today when they travel to Lakeland to take on the Detroit Tigers to open their Spring Training schedule. We got to hear from Orioles' Manager Buck Showalter from Sarasota on Monday and he touched on...

“It’s a Good Feeling to Be Out, Back Playing with the Guys” Baltimore Orioles’ Matt Wieters
March 2nd, 2015 at 8:08 AM
The Baltimore Orioles are just one day away from playing against another team for the first time in 2015, and someone Orioles' fans everywhere will be keeping an eye on all spring is catcher Matt Wieters. His health will be a big addition to this team and we got to...

The Whole Nick Markakis Saga is Just Confusing, Doesn’t Change His Baltimore Orioles Career
February 26th, 2015 at 11:20 AM
The major story-line for Baltimore Orioles' fans today isn't the official announcement Wednesday of the signing of free agent infielder Everth Cabrera, but of former Orioles' outfielder Nick Markakis' recent comments in USA Today on his departure from the club this offseason. ***PHOTO1*** If you missed it, Markakis spoke yesterday at the...

Adam Jones Gives His Take on Former Baltimore Orioles’ Outfielder Nick Markakis’ Comments
February 26th, 2015 at 9:22 AM
Former Baltimore Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis spoke out yesterday regarding his departure from the Orioles this offseason due to free agency, and had some poignant, yet confusing things to say. Today in Sarasota, Orioles' centerfielder and leader Adam Jones responded to some questions regarding Markakis' comments from beat reporters. ***PHOTO1*** You can...

Hearing from Baltimore Orioles RHP Bud Norris on Last Season’s Success and 2015
February 23rd, 2015 at 7:31 AM
Spring Training is in full swing for the Baltimore Orioles down in Sarasota with the pitchers and catchers having been officially working out since Friday. On Sunday, we got to hear from Orioles' starting pitcher Bud Norris on his success last season and looking forward to 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Thanks to the tremendous...

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...