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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...

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...

Why Baltimore Orioles’ Alejandro De Aza Heading to Arbitration Hearing is not Good for Anyone
February 9th, 2015 at 9:49 AM
The Baltimore Orioles began the offseason with 11 arbitration eligible players and have been able to work out deals with ten of those with just outfielder Alejandro De Aza remaining. Despite a small difference in the figures exchanged, the O's and De Aza will head to an arbitration hearing on...

Baltimore Orioles’ Bullpen Newcomer LHP Wesley Wright Anxious to Prove Something in 2015
February 4th, 2015 at 10:15 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have only made on real free agent signing for a Major League player this offseason that wasn't their own, and that free agent is left handed reliever Wesley Wright. In talking with the media this weekend, Wright is out to prove something in 2015 with the O's. ***PHOTO1*** Outside...

Transaction Bonanza; Baltimore Orioles Make Abundance of Moves Tuesday, Sign Nolan Reimold
February 4th, 2015 at 7:22 AM
Tuesday was progressing along like a normal Baltimore Orioles' offseason day, until all of the sudden the O's began dropping moves like they were hot. The Orioles proceeded to make two trades, a minor league free agent signing and avoid arbitration with RHP Miguel Gonzalez. ***PHOTO1*** First, we will touch on Gonzalez....

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...

Baltimore Orioles’ Adam Jones on Dan Duquette, Nick Markakis, 2015 and More
February 2nd, 2015 at 10:04 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have an unquestioned leader in All-Star centerfielder Adam Jones and we got the chance to hear from him over the weekend at FanFest. Jones addressed questions ranging from the Dan Duquette saga to the departure of Nick Markakis and more. ***PHOTO1*** Fans hear all the time from players that...

Early Check-in from Baltimore Orioles FanFest: Quotes from Dan Duquette, Buck Showalter, & Chris Davis
January 31st, 2015 at 11:33 AM
The 2015 Baltimore Orioles FanFest is underway here in Charm City and it's a packed house to say the least. To begin the festivities the Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette, Manager Buck Showalter and VP Brady Anderson fielded questions from season ticket holders. ***PHOTO1*** Emcee Jim Hunter got the crowd going and when...

Baltimore Orioles’ Spring Training Television and Radio Broadcasts Announced
January 30th, 2015 at 7:28 AM
Smell that? That's right, it's Spring Training and believe it or not it is just around the corner for the Baltimore Orioles. On Thursday, the Orioles' television and radio scheduleS for Spring Training games were announced. ***PHOTO1*** MASN's Roch Kubatko was the first to report on the O's television schedule for games...