Fantasy Baseball Risers, Fallers: Aug. 20, 2018
Phil Backert highlights the top fantasy baseball risers and fallers of the past week, from Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis to fellow Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr.
Orioles RHP Alex Cobb Continues His Resurgence
Orioles right-hander Alex Cobb pitched poorly during the first half of the season, but Cobb has posted a 2.14 ERA during his last seven starts, highlighted by a complete game in Cleveland Aug. 18.
After Decades Of Debate, Line Separating Hall Of Fame Worthiness Remains Blurry
After making the trip to Cooperstown, N.Y., for baseball's Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Jim Henneman reflects on the decades of debate surrounding which players are worthy of being enshrined in the Hall of Fame.
Fantasy Baseball Waiver-Wire Targets: Aug. 17, 2018
Phil Backert surveys the fantasy baseball waiver wire, and he suggests targeting Tampa Bay Rays infielder Willy Adames and Los Angeles Angels catcher Taylor Ward.
Jim Henneman: Early Returns On Trades Don't Justify Hype
Jim Henneman says the early returns have been mixed for the teams that acquired infielders Manny Machado and Jonathan Schoop and right-hander Kevin Gausman from the Orioles.
Orioles Outfielder Cedric Mullins Adapting Quickly To New Surroundings
"He's got a good group of veterans around him to keep him poised," Orioles outfielder Adam Jones said of Cedric Mullins. "He's in a good situation here, just knowing not really any expectations throughout the year except get some at-bats, get some seasoning."
Should Orioles Bring Back Adam Jones Next Season?
Should the Orioles try to bring outfielder Adam Jones back at the end of the season? Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark weigh in.
Silence From The Top Too Loud To Ignore Regarding Dan Duquette's Future With Orioles
Stan "The Fan" Charles likes what he's heard from Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette, but he wonders about the silence from ownership on Duquette's future with the team.
Fifty Years Later, Dave McNally's Accomplishments As An Oriole Still Resonate
This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the greatest seasons by an Orioles pitcher. Dave McNally went 22-10 with a 1.95 ERA and 202 strikeouts during the 1968 season. He also threw five shutouts with 18 complete games.
Ricig's World Of Sports: How To Obliterate This O's Season From Your Memory
In his latest sports cartoon with PressBox, Mike Ricigliano offers some advice on how to obliterate this Orioles season from your memory.
Cedric Mullins Ready To Help Lead Orioles' Rebuild
"It's been fun," Orioles outfielder Cedric Mullins said of getting the chance to play in the majors. "Lot of support from throughout the system, and just having this opportunity now is amazing."
Stan 'The Fan' Charles' MLB Power Rankings: Aug. 13, 2018
Stan "The Fan" Charles shares his latest MLB power rankings, and the Baltimore Orioles manage to avoid last place for another week.
Fantasy Baseball Risers, Fallers: Aug. 13, 2018
Phil Backert highlights the top fantasy baseball risers and fallers of the past week, from Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to Pirates outfielder Starling Marte.
Five Memorable Left-Handed Pitchers In Orioles History
Aug. 13 marks International Left-Handers Day. In honor of the occasion, PressBox takes a look back at five memorable southpaws throughout Orioles history.
Orioles Promote Cedric Mullins, DFA Danny Valencia
The Baltimore Orioles called up outfielder Cedric Mullins from Triple-A Norfolk and designated infielder Danny Valencia for assignment, the club announced Aug. 10.
Fantasy Baseball Waiver-Wire Targets: Aug. 10, 2018
Phil Backert surveys the fantasy baseball waiver wire, and he suggests owners target Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Mallex Smith and Washington Nationals reliever Ryan Madson.
Early Returns Mixed For Prospects Recently Acquired By Orioles
The Orioles restocked their minor leagues at the MLB non-waiver trade deadline. Todd Karpovich breaks down how five recently acquired prospects, including reliever Zach Pop, are performing with Double-A Bowie.
Josh Rogers: Orioles 'The Perfect Spot Right Now' For Pitching Prospects
Orioles left-handed pitching prospect Josh Rogers loves the opportunity he has with Baltimore. "It's just a good situation to try to get your feet wet and learn how to pitch in the big leagues," he said.
Former Terps Baseball Star Brandon Lowe: Big League Debut 'Everything You Really Think Of'
Tampa Bay Rays infield/outfield prospect Brandon Lowe, who played at the University of Maryland, made his big league debut Aug. 5, which he said was "everything you really think of."
Should Orioles Bring Back Buck Showalter, Dan Duquette?
Now that the Orioles have committed to a full rebuild, should the team bring back Buck Showalter and Dan Duquette after this season? Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark weigh in.