3/6/2014 | Z. Britton fine after being struck on right wrist
Orioles pitcher Zach Britton said he's fine after being hit in the right wrist by Minnesota's Josh Willingham during Wednesday night's 11-5 win. The left-hander didn't have a bruise on Thursday morning and there were no X-rays taken on the area.
3/6/2014 | 'Two minutes with...' O's first baseman Davis
The "Two Minutes with ..." spring series continues with Orioles first baseman Chris Davis, who is coming off a 53-home run season. Davis was the American League's starting first baseman in the 2013 All-Star Game, won a Silver Slugger Award and was a Gold Glove Award finalist.
3/6/2014 | Rays-O's cancelled due to inclement weather
The matchup of American League East rivals Baltimore and Tampa Bay in Sarasota, Fla., Thursday was washed out by rain.
3/5/2014 | O's post two big innings vs. Twins' top arms
Johnny Monell, Xavier Paul and Steve Pearce helped pace the offense, including a three-run homer by Monell, to help lead the Orioles to an 11-5 win over the Twins on Wednesday night at Hammond Stadium.
3/5/2014 | O's to pay respects to late P.R. director Barlow
About 30 Orioles, including manager Buck Showalter, will leave Friday afternoon's game at 3 p.m. ET and get on a private plane to the Virginia area to attend memorial services for Monica Barlow, who died last Friday morning at age 36 from stage IV lung cancer.
3/5/2014 | 'Two minutes with...' starter Tillman
The "Two Minutes with…" spring series continues with Orioles pitcher Chris Tillman, who emerged as the team's ace in a career 2013. The 25-year-old right-hander went 16-7 with a 3.71 ERA in 33 games, and he is expected to head up the club's rotation again this spring.
3/5/2014 | Johan not yet ready to ride off into the sunset
Johan Santana isn't sure when he'll back from a second shoulder surgery, but the two-time American League Cy Young Award winner believes he'll help the Orioles when he returns.
3/5/2014 | Huntzinger enjoying a fresh start with Orioles
After spending the first seven years of his pro career with the Red Sox organization, right-hander Brock Huntzinger is hoping to earn a spot in Baltimore's bullpen this spring.
3/4/2014 | Roberts has nothing but praise for O's, fans
Brian Roberts was wearing pinstripes Tuesday night, a sight many Orioles fans would have a hard time believing was true. But there was the 36-year-old, penciled in at second base and cleanup for the Yankees after spending his entire career with Baltimore.
3/4/2014 | O's 'pen hopeful Escalona sidelined for three weeks
Orioles bullpen hopeful Edgmer Escalona will be shut down for three weeks with right shoulder inflammation after making just one appearance this spring.
3/4/2014 | 'Two minutes with...' veteran infielder Gonzalez
The "Two Minutes with…" series continues with non-roster invitee Alex Gonzalez, who the Orioles signed this spring. Gonzalez, 37, is a veteran of 15 big league seasons, and the shortstop played in 41 games for the Brewers in 2013.
3/4/2014 | O's sign Johan in hopes that lefty regains form
The Orioles officially completed a Minor League deal Tuesday with free-agent pitcher Johan Santana, a low-risk move that could bolster the club in the second half if the two-time Cy Young Award winner can recapture his form.
3/3/2014 | Markakis stronger, motivated heading into 2014
Twice a week, hours before the Orioles have to be at the Ed Smith Stadium complex for team stretch, a bulked up Nick Markakis is at Pilates. Baltimore's longtime right fielder started the regimen last year during the baseball season, but he got really intense about it -- among other things -- this winter and is now a regular at 6 a.m. ET class, which he upped to three times a week starting Monday.
3/3/2014 | O's nearing Minor League deal with Johan
It appears the Orioles are closing in on a Minor League deal with free-agent pitcher Johan Santana.
3/3/2014 | Davis launches first Grapefruit League homer
Wilkin Ramirez launched a three-run homer during a seven-run ninth inning as a split-squad Twins club beat the Orioles, 9-2, on Monday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
3/3/2014 | Showalter thinks Young can crack roster
Even with the Nelson Cruz acquisition, can Delmon Young still make the Orioles' roster? Manager Buck Showalter thinks so.
3/3/2014 | 'Two minutes with ...' series shifts to Hunter
The "Two Minutes with ..." series continues with Tommy Hunter, who is one of the most outgoing Orioles. The right-hander is widely thought to be the team's closer this year, although manager Buck Showalter has yet to name anybody to the role.
3/2/2014 | Matusz pleased with first game action of spring
Left-hander Brian Matusz, who is competing for a spot in the Orioles' starting rotation, worked two scoreless innings against a lineup full of Red Sox regulars in Boston's 8-6 victory Sunday in Fort Myers, Fla.
3/2/2014 | Two minutes with ... catcher Clevenger
Sunday's entry in the "Two Minutes with" series spotlights local product Steve Clevenger, who is seeking the backup catcher's role with the Orioles.
3/2/2014 | Rule 5 pick Almanzar seeing time at third base
The Orioles have kept their past two Rule 5 Draft picks, but it's going to be tough to make it a third consecutive time with Michael Almanzar, who is getting reps at third base while Manny Machado recovers from knee surgery.
3/2/2014 | Britton's velocity, command encourages O's
Left-hander Zach Britton, who is out of Minor League options and contending for a roster spot, was clocked consistently at 92 mph and showed strong command of his trademark sinker in his Spring Training debut.
3/2/2014 | Matusz's trip for wart removal postponed
Brian Matusz, who pitched well in his spring debut Sunday, has a wart on his pitching hand that needs removal. The Orioles lefty said it's not affecting him at the moment, so he could make another appearance before his flight to Philadelphia is rescheduled.
3/2/2014 | Yaz reunites with grandson in Orioles' system
Perhaps it was only fitting that the reunion between Red Sox icon Carl Yastrzemski and his grandson, Mike, a prospect with the Orioles, took place on a Sunday.