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Orioles open spring schedule Tuesday without some regulars

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) The Baltimore Orioles are five weeks away from playing their first regular season game - and that's probably a good thing for them. They have 34 Grapefruit League games beginning on Tuesday against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Florida, and many of the Orioles regulars - Chris Davis, J.J. Hardy, Adam Jones, Manny Machado, Steve Pearce and Matt Wieters - won...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles' Manny Machado health, hopes to play full season

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) Six months after his second knee surgery in two years, Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado reported to spring training happy, and so far healthy. Machado has yet to play a full major league season, and he's confident that 2015 is going to be the year. He suffered a left knee injury in Sept. 2013 that kept him out for the first month of last year, was...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles: Spring Training updates

Spring Training is underway for the Baltimore Orioles in Sarasota, Florida as the team begins their chase for a second consecutive playoff berth. Buck Showalter’s squad has undergone many changes since last year’s Spring Training, but are still primed for a run at October. In Sarasota, the team has already gone through its first full-squad workout, and the first Grapefruit League...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s ‘Great Analytics Ranking’ ***** All Over The Redskins

The Worldwide Leader unveiled a rather cool feature yesterday, The Great Analytics Rankings, sorting all 122 NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL teams by “the strength of each franchise’s analytics staff, its buy-in from execs and coaches, its investment in biometric data and how much its approach is predicated on analytics.” I don’t know what biometric data is, but this is interesting...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles catcher Wieters hopes to ready for opening day

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) Matt Wieters has a definite goal this spring. He wants to be ready to catch on opening day. The Baltimore Orioles star, who underwent Tommy John surgery on his right elbow last June 17, is already catching bullpen sessions at spring training. He can hit, too. He just hasn't tried to throw out baserunners yet. Wieters is hoping he'll be ready to catch on the nine...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles begin spring training with field of questions

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) The temperature was barely into the 40s as the Baltimore Orioles began their first official workout of spring. All of the pitchers and catchers reported on time, and nearly all of the position players were there, too. Baltimore opens spring training with several questions: - How will Manny Machado and Matt Wieters recover from their surgery? - Can Chris Davis...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles nearing deal with infielder Everth Cabrera

On the day before pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to Spring Training in Sarasota, the Baltimore Orioles are close to reaching a one-year deal with former All-Star infielder Everth Cabrera, a six-year veteran who has spent his entire career with the San Diego Padres. The deal should be worth around 2.4 million when completed. Cabrera can play both middle infield positions...
Via isportsweb.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 608: Unsolved Mysteries of the Mailbag by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss why the league is looking less clutch and answer listener emails about time-released rumors, a cryptic comment by Buck Showalter, Rick Porcello`s salary, and more.
Via Baseball Prospectus
29 days ago  |  Discuss

When will the Baltimore Orioles make their move?

The Orioles were swept by the Royals in the 2014 ALCS It is roughly three months after the Baltimore Orioles crashed out of the ALCS in four games, and as the team prepares for Spring Training, there are more questions than answers. It would be harsh to say there is a crisis on hand, but at this point in time the outlook for the 2015 season looks grim, especially for a team that...
Via isportsweb.com
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Orioles manager to meet with free agent Colby Rasmus

getty images Orioles manager Buck Showalter will meet with free agent outfielder Colby Rasmus in the coming days. Showalter will meet the 29-year-old Rasmus in Alabama in hopes of convincing him to accept a one-year offer from the club. Throughout his career Rasmus has shown flashes of production but has struggled to be consistent. His best season came in 2013 with the Blue Jays...
Via Tireball.com
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter: Chris Davis gets nod from MLB to use Adderall

  Orioles manager Buck Showalter says Chris Davis will be allowed to use Adderall next season after the first baseman received a 25-game suspension this year for using the drug. Speaking to reporters at a holiday party Tuesday, Showalter said Davis told him he has received a therapeutic use exemption for Adderall in 2015. Major League Baseball suspended Davis for 25 games on Sept...
Via AP on Fox
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter: Davis gets nod from MLB to use Adderall

BALTIMORE (AP) Orioles manager Buck Showalter says Chris Davis will be allowed to use Adderall next season after the first baseman received a 25-game suspension this year for using the drug. Speaking to reporters at a holiday party Tuesday, Showalter said Davis told him he has received a therapeutic use exemption for Adderall in 2015. Major League Baseball suspended Davis for 25...
Via AP on Fox
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles rumors: Winter Meetings and the Rule 5 Draft

The Winter Meetings are underway in San Diego, California, and a few blockbuster contracts have already been signed. Most notably, former Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester is now a member of the Chicago Cubs, something that very few Orioles fans will complain about. Lester’s signing opens up the rest of the pitching market, as the Orioles narrow in on a few targets. Despite having been...
Via isportsweb.com
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter counting on Chris Davis for good year

SAN DIEGO (AP) Buck Showalter is counting on Chris Davis to bounce back next year. The Baltimore Orioles manager will have to wait until the second game of the season, April 7 at Tampa Bay, to pencil his slugger into the lineup. Davis has one game left to serve in a 25-game suspension imposed in September following a positive test for Adderall, a banned amphetamine. ''He is doing...
Via AP on Fox
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Buck Showalter’s 10-Year Plan And Life’s Crossroads

Orioles manager Buck Showalter's third AL Manager of the Year Award prompts thoughts on a writer's journey. The post Buck Showalter’s 10-Year Plan And Life’s Crossroads appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Hop Aboard the Buck Truck

Years that end in “4” seem to be the years when Buck Showalter gets the absolute best out of his teams, and 2014 was no different as Showalter won his third American League manager of the year award with his third team. Before this year’s triumph with the Baltimore Orioles, Showalter had snagged the prize in the strike-shortened 1994 season with the New York Yankees as well...
Via Baseball Essential
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter, Williams Win Manager of Year Awards, Collins Gets A Vote

Baltimore’s Buck Showalter and Washington’s Matt Williams were respectively named AL and NL Manager of the Year for 2014. Showalter, a three time winner, received 25 of 30 first-place votes and 132 points in balloting by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. He won the award previously with the New York Yankees in 1994 and Texas Rangers in 2004. Buck guided the Orioles...
Via Mets Merized Online
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Buck Showalter, Matt Williams Win 2014 MLB Manager Of The Year Honors

NEW YORK — Baltimore’s Buck Showalter was voted American League Manager of the Year for the third time, edging the Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Scioscia and Kansas City’s Ned Yost. Showalter received 25 of 30 first-place votes and 132 points in balloting by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America announced Tuesday. He kept up his pattern of winning the award once a decade...
Via NESN.com
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Buck Showalter, Matt Williams win Manager of the Year awards

I’ve never really known anyone to get too excited about the Manager of the Year awards in either league, but the 2014 winners were announced on Tuesday. The awards won’t be leaving the mid-Atlantic region, as Buck Showalter of the Orioles and Matt Williams of the Nationals earned the honors. One factoid about this year’s winners - Davey Johnson was a former Manager of the...
Via The Outside Corner
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Buck Showalter, Matt Williams win Manager of the Year awards

I’ve never really known anyone to get too excited about the Manager of the Year awards in either league, but the 2014 winners were announced on Tuesday. The awards won’t be leaving the mid-Atlantic region, as Buck Showalter of the Orioles and Matt Williams of the Nationals earned the honors. One factoid about this year’s winners - Davey Johnson was a former Manager of the...
Via Bloguin Best
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter, Williams voted MLB managers of the year

Baltimore's Buck Showalter was voted AL Manager of the Year for the third time on Tuesday, and Washington's Matt Williams won the NL honor following his first season as a big league skipper. Showalter received 25 of 30 first-place votes and 132 points in balloting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. He kept up his pattern of winning the award once a decade following...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter, Williams voted MLB managers of the year

Baltimore's Buck Showalter was voted AL Manager of the Year for the third time on Tuesday, and Washington's Matt Williams won the NL honor following his first season as a big league skipper. Showalter received 25 of 30 first-place votes and 132 points in balloting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. He kept up his pattern of winning the award once a decade following...
Via Fox Sports West
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles' Showalter, Nationals' Williams win Managers of the Year

NEW YORK — Baltimore's Buck Showalter was voted AL Manager of the Year for the third time, edging the Los Angeles Angels' Mike Scioscia and Kansas City's Ned Yost. Showalter received 25 of 30 first-place votes and 132 points in balloting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America announced Tuesday. He kept up his pattern of winning the award once a decade following victories...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Showalter and Williams honored as 2014 MLB Managers of Year

In the second chapter of 2014 MLB Postseason Awards, the Managers of the Year have been announced, and it was a Beltway sweep.  All finalists were deserving as all six made the postseason (funny how that works).  The award is voted by the 30 team beat writers of the Baseball Writers Association of America and results were announced live on the MLB Network. Showalter was at...
Via Reading Between The Seams
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles’ Showalter is a finalist for Manager of the Year

Photo: newstimes.com The Orioles’ season may have ended abruptly in the ALCS, but many different outlets are still recognizing the team’s accomplishments this off-season. As the nominations for awards pile up, manager Buck Showalter is now a finalist for the Manager of the Year Award. While many players gained attention during the O’s October run, manager Buck Showalter may...
Via DC Sports-Kings
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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