Janish among three to sign Minor League dealsMLB.com 7 hours agoThe Orioles signed a trio of players to Minor League deals on Friday, acquiring infielder Paul Janish, outfielder Quincy Latimore and right-handed pitcher Terry Doyle.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Nov 20 (yesterday)The Orioles will have to make some important decisions on Thursday, as all Major League teams have until 11:59 p.m. ET to set their 40-man rosters and protect any eligible prospects from being taken in December's Rule 5 Draft.Upvote Share Tweet
Reports: Talks between Markakis, O's pick upMLB.com Nov 13It would be tough to imagine Nick Markakis not in an Orioles uniform next season. And after Thursday's latest batch of reports, it's looking more and more like that's a scenario the O's won't have to worry about.Upvote Share Tweet
Ninth-inning triple key to final pitch-clock gameMLB.com Nov 12Orioles farmhand Jason Esposito drove in the go-ahead run with a two-RBI triple in the ninth inning of Glendale's 5-4 victory Wednesday night at Salt River Fields. The Arizona Fall League matchup was the 16th and final game using the 20-second pitch clo…Upvote Share Tweet
Ubaldo discussed as potential trade targetMLB.com Nov 11Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez, who made only two starts and three relief appearances in the final 41 games of the regular season and didn't appear in a postseason game, is being made available by the Baltimore Orioles, according to Major League sources.Upvote Share Tweet
O's hope to bring back free agent CruzMLB.com Nov 11The Orioles remain interested in re-signing slugger Nelson Cruz, who turned down Baltimore's qualifying offer to test the free-agent market.Upvote Share TweetThe neighboring teams were not able to book a Beltway World Series, but their skippers swept the Manager of the Year awards as Matt Williams of the Nationals and Buck Showalter of the Orioles won the honors on Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Orioles, Royals earn most Gold Gloves while six first-timers also get nodsyahoo.com Nov 4Defensive wizards across MLB were honored Tuesday as the annual Rawlings Gold Gloves were handed out. The Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles fetched the most Gold Gloves — three apiece — while six first-timers also earned honors. The winners list …Upvote Share TweetDefensive wizards across MLB were honored Tuesday as the annual Rawlings Gold Gloves were handed out. The Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles fetched the most Gold Gloves — three apiece — while six first-timers also earned honors. The winners list …Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 3The Baltimore Orioles have made a qualifying offer to Nelson Cruz, the team announced on Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
O's extend offer to Cruz; reinstate Machado, WietersMLB.com Nov 3The Orioles have made a qualifying offer to outfielder Nelson Cruz, and they also have reinstated Manny Machado and Matt Wieters from the 60-day disabled list.Upvote Share Tweet
Deadline Looms for Baseball Teams on Eligible Free Agentsnytimes.com Nov 1Monday is the deadline when teams will have to decide whether to offer their eligible free agents a $15.2 million qualifying offer that protects them if the player decides to sign elsewhere.Upvote Share Tweet
Orioles decline OF Markakis' $17.5M optionESPN.com Nov 1The Baltimore Orioles declined their $17.5 million mutual option on Nick Markakis' contract, perhaps ending the veteran outfielder's nine-year stint in Baltimore.Upvote Share TweetThe Orioles have exercised a $4.75 million option on left-hander Wei-Yin Chen and a $4.25 million option on right-hander Darren O'Day.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 25The Detroit Tigers season ended earlier then they'd hoped and in very disappointing fashion after they were swept by the Baltimore Orioles in the ALDS. Now their offseason is getting off to a pretty rough start too after the team learned that Miguel Cab…Upvote Share Tweet
Wait is over: Fall Classic returns to Kansas CityMLB.com Oct 20Six days after celebrating an American League pennant in front of their own fans by dispatching the Orioles, the Royals will host the Giants in the first World Series matchup between the clubs. First pitch in Game 1 of the best-of-seven series is schedu…Upvote Share Tweet
Surprising contributors led unheralded club to first placeMLB.com Oct 20An ALCS sweep that ended their season notwithstanding, the Orioles had an excellent season that was boosted primarily by acquisitions and reserves who filled in for unavailable All-Stars.Upvote Share Tweet
Tigers' outfield prospect Moya slugs homerMLB.com Oct 19Steven Moya, who hit .276 with 33 doubles and 35 home runs at Double-A this year, connected on his first home run of the Arizona Fall League on Saturday night. Orioles prospect Zach Davies scattered two hits across four innings, striking out seven and e…Upvote Share Tweet
Could the Yankees ever be Royals? Young and athletic K.C. is everything that Bombers are notnydailynews.com Oct 18This was after Game 2 of the ALCS in Baltimore, in which the resurgent Royals had just beaten the Orioles at their own game again, and a couple of scouts were discussing the way the series was going.Upvote Share TweetSecond baseman Brian Roberts is retiring, according to The Baltimore Sun. The 37-year-old Roberts spent 13 of his 14 Major League seasons with the Orioles and played his last year with the Yankees.Upvote Share Tweet
Buck Showalter Named AL Manager Of The YearNov 11Jerry Crasnick discusses Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter winning the American League Manager of the Year award.
Cain On Making WSOct 15ALCS MVP Lorenzo Cain discusses his solid play this postseason, the patience of Royals manager Ned Yost and looking forward to playing in the World Series.
Royals Sweep Orioles, Advance To World SeriesOct 15The Royals beat the Orioles 2-1 in Game 4 of the ALCS to advance to the World Series for the first time since 1985.
Butler: "Worth The Wait"Oct 15Tim Kurkjian speaks with Royals DH Billy Butler about the team advancing to the World Series for the first time since 1985.
‘The Opportunity To Do Something Special’Nov 21Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
Planes, Bills and SnowmobilesNov 21I have covered the NFL for 30 years, and I must say I have never heard an NFL executive say he hoped a snowmobile would come up big for his team in advance of a game with big playoff implications. That happened Thursday night. The Buffalo Bills quite po…
As Chicago Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not …Nov 20As the Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not to second-guess their hiring of his successor, Marc Trestman, Michael Wilbon writes.
Three Games With Huge Playoff ImplicationsNov 20Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday