| Oct 12, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Sculptor Toby Mendez, the man whose bronze statues immortalized Brooks Robinson, Cal Ripken Jr. and four other Orioles greats in Camden Yards ceremonies spread over the past six months, has certainly enjoyed his time in the spotlight. But now it’s...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Oct. 16, 1983: The Orioles win their third and most recent World Series as Scott McGregor pitches a five-hitter to beat the Phillies, 5-0, in Game 5 in Philadelphia. First baseman Eddie Murray ends a slump by hitting two home runs. Catcher Rick Dempsey, a...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 12:24 PM
Organizations continue to pay tribute to Patrick 'Scunny' McCusker, the Nacho Mama's owner who died Aug. 24 at Peninsula General Hospital in Salisbury after being struck by a bus as he rode a bicycle along Ocean City's Coastal Highway.
| Apr 28, 2012
| 5:12 PM
The intense stare is captured, the look of a slugger tracking a ball hit well into the night. The bat is dangling from the bronzed Frank Robinson’s left hand.
“I’m looking at the ball going out in the outfield, but I am ready to drop...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Davey Johnson hadn't owned a home in more than a decade. But soon after being hired by the Orioles in 1995, he defied baseball managers' conventional logic by buying — rather than renting — a ranch house on the north side of Loch Raven...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 3:00 AM
There is no Red Sox- or Cubs-style curse on the Orioles – nothing involving Babe Ruth, “No, No, Nanette” or a malodorous goat. At least not that I know of.
But we all know the Orioles haven’t won since 1997. That sure was an...
| May 1, 2012
| 12:21 PM
The Orioles announced today that they have moved Brooks Robinson’s statue unveiling from May 12 to Sept. 29.
The move was at the request of the 74-year-old Robinson, who has dealt with cancer scares in the past, but has been recovering slowly...
| May 1, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold will be sidelined for at least two more games with a bulging disk in his back, but the club is hopeful that the diagnosis explains the health problems the 28-year-old has been experiencing this season.
| May 2, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Those of us on the Orioles beat like to joke that no matter what place the team is in, it is always making news.Right now, the Orioles are playing well, and the news continues.Tuesday was a particularly newsy day.Here are some of the things that happened,...
| May 2, 2012
| 10:29 AM
There are just a few days left to help us decide how to rank our final Top 10 athletes on our list of 175 top athletes we've been unveiling every Sunday as part of the newspaper's special anniversary.
You tell us who should be No. 1. Is it Michael...
| May 7, 2012
| 8:00 AM
In 59 seasons in Baltimore, the Orioles have started with 19 wins or more in their first 28 games only six times -- 1969, 1970, 1992, 1997, 2005 and, now, 2012.
The Orioles ran their current winning streak to five games following Sunday's 17-inning...
| May 11, 2012
| 6:55 AM
There's the Hall of Fame plaque, the World Series ring and the hardware he won for Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player (twice) and countless other accomplishments.
Sometimes, Cal Ripken Jr. looks at that stuff and wonders: Is it really mine?