Fantasy Baseball Waiver-Wire Targets: Aug. 16, 2019
In his latest batch of waiver-wire targets, Phil Backert says to target Giants starting pitching prospect Logan Webb, whose promotion to the big leagues appears imminent.
Orioles' Gains In Pitching Development Haven't Made Way To Big-League Bullpen
The Orioles have had success developing pitchers at the minor-league level this year, but that success hasn't translated to the big-league bullpen. Matt Kremnitzer examines why and what pitchers could be on the way to change that.
MASN's Gary Thorne On Calling Gleyber Torres' Home Run Binge Against Orioles
"I try and present to the people listening or watching what I would want to hear or see as a fan. I am a fan," MASN play-by-play man Gary Thorne said of calling Gleyber Torres' home run tear against the Orioles this year.
IronBirds RHP Jake Lyons On Combined No-Hitter With Teammates James Ryan, Kyle Martin
The first five innings of Short Season-A Aberdeen's combined no-hitter Aug. 12 were thrown by right-hander Jake Lyons, who said he "went down to the bullpen for the last two innings, and that's when everyone down there was shaking. Thankfully, it happened."
Stevie Wilkerson Willing To Help Orioles ... However He Can
Stevie Wilkerson has done it all this year, having learned center field on the fly and even making four appearances on the mound as a pitcher. Through it all, he's come to embody the spirit of the 2019 Orioles: young players looking to prove they can be everyday players at the big-league level.
Jonathan Villar An Everyday Presence For The Orioles
Infielder Jonathan Villar has appeared in every game for the Orioles this year, and while Villar doesn't compare to all-time iron man Cal Ripken Jr., Stan "The Fan" Charles has still been impressed with what the former Brewer brings to the table.
Are Orioles Already Too Late To International Party?
The Orioles jumped into the international scouting scene this year under new GM Mike Elias, but Jim Henneman wonders if it's already too late for the club given the realities of that market.
10 Questions With Orioles Starter John Means
PressBox recently chatted with Orioles lefty starter John Means. What's his favorite "guilty" food? And who was his favorite athlete growing up?
Orioles Shortstop Prospect Adam Hall's Path To Pro Ball Anything But Conventional
Orioles shortstop prospect Adam Hall grew up in Bermuda, where the two most popular sports are soccer and cricket, but Hall fell in love with the game of baseball because it was something he could practice on his own.
Norfolk Manager Gary Kendall On Handling Triple-A Roster, Tides Prospects
Norfolk Tides manager Gary Kendall shares his thoughts on Orioles prospects Ryan Mountcastle, Keegan Akin, Austin Hays and more.
The Ross Grimsley Show: Aug. 13, 2019
Former Orioles left-hander Ross Grimsley discusses the Orioles and talks with former Orioles reliever Gregg Olson about the recent celebration of the 1989 "Why Not?" team and more.
Orioles' Trey Mancini Stays Positive Throughout Rough Stretch
"It's tough to see," Trey Mancini said of the Orioles' recent lopsided losses. "... That's our job. You're going to have some games where you give up a lot of runs and it's not fun, but you keep plugging along and keep playing."
Fantasy Baseball Risers, Fallers: Aug. 12, 2019
Phil Backert highlights the top fantasy baseball risers and fallers of the past week, from Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino to Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester.
Orioles Announce 2020 Schedule
The Baltimore Orioles' 2020 schedule will begin March 26 at Camden Yards against the New York Yankees, part of a season-opening, six-game homestand against the Yankees and Boston Red Sox .
Stan 'The Fan' Charles' MLB Power Rankings: Aug. 12, 2019
Stan "The Fan" Charles shares his latest MLB power rankings, and the Houston Astros hold on to the top spot.
10 Questions With Orioles Reliever Paul Fry
PressBox talked with Orioles reliever Paul Fry about his favorite "guilty" food, a bucket-list place he's never been and more.
Jim Henneman: Don't Give Astros American League Pennant Just Yet
Jim Henneman takes issue with the perception that the Houston Astros clinched the American League pennant at the trade deadline. Plus, he offers his thoughts on the Orioles' rough series against the Yankees Aug. 5-7.
Fantasy Baseball Waiver-Wire Targets, Aug. 9, 2019
In his latest batch of fantasy baseball waiver-wire targets, Phil Backert suggests targeting players who can help in specific categories such as Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino, who can provide power.
Now At Bowie, Orioles' Cedric Mullins Trying To Recapture Swing Amid Rough Year
"Through frustration is growth," Orioles prospect Cedric Mullins said of his struggles at the plate this season. "And it's a matter of continuing to strive forward and making the adjustments that do work for me to elongate success in the future."
Tempers Flare Between Chris Davis, Brandon Hyde In Orioles' Latest Loss
Chris Davis had to be restrained by teammates and coaches after a confrontation with Brandon Hyde during the Orioles' 14-2 loss to the New York Yankees Aug. 7. "What was said and what we talked about, I'm not going to get into," Hyde said.