Video Blog: Roster expansion on horizon

Before a crucial Game 2 between the Orioles and Blue Jays, manager Buck Showalter met with's Roch Kubatko to talk September baseball. Trailing the Blue Jays by four games heading into Tuesday's game, the Orioles are looking ahead at a tough stretch against the Jays, Yankees and Rays. With just a few days left until rosters expand, Showalter also talked about the pending return ... read more

Buck Showalter: Returning home after West Coast swing

Hey, O's fans. Welcome to the latest edition of Buck's blog. The Orioles return home after a long 10-game road trip. It had its ups and downs, with the Birds taking two out of three against the White Sox, dropping three of four against the Athletics and then capturing the series against the Giants in dramatic fashion. Sunday's come-from-behind victory was one for the ages, ... read more

Video blog: Trade deadline and road trip approaching

Before the finale against the Rockies, Buck Showalter caught up with's Roch Kubatko to talk about the upcoming non-waiver trade deadline. The skipper also chatted about the value of seeing in-house draft picks succeed at the major league level, citing Dylan Bundy and Kevin Gausman's recent successes. Hear more of Buck's thoughts on these topics and more in the latest edition of Buck Blog ... read more

Video Blog: Hitting the road and playing without Manny Machado

The Birds are back in town after a one-game road trip in Texas, and Buck Showalter caught up with MASNsports'com's Roch Kubatko for this week's Buck Blog. The skipper started off by acknowledging the difficulties of playing just one away game across the country before traveling back home. On top of that, the Orioles are still playing without Manny Machado as he serves the last ... read more

Video Blog: Looking at AL East and upcoming draft

We're back at it! Roch Kubatko stopped by Buck Showalter's office to ask the latest hard-hitting questions. In this edition of Buck Blog, the skipper looks at the challenge of the Orioles playing games at different starting times and having to adjust their body clocks to get ready for a day game after playing the previous night. Showalter also talks about the competitiveness of the ... read more

Video Blog: Reviewing the first month of baseball

We're back at it for another edition of Buck Blog! Roch Kubatko caught up with the skipper before Thursday's game against the Yankees. First topic: Roch asked Buck Showalter to reflect on a wet first month of baseball, and the Orioles manager says he admires the teams' urgency early on in the season. Along with rain in April, the Orioles were hit by some injuries. ... read more

Video Blog: Getting into the rhythm

With the season in full swing, it's time for the first edition of Buck Blog!'s Roch Kubatko caught up with Buck Showalter before the Orioles' left for Kansas City. The Orioles have already experienced problems with Mother Nature, and Buck says that makes it a little tougher to get into the flow of the season. Additionally, the Birds have faced some issues with injuries ... read more

Video Blog: Wrapping up the 2015 season

Game 162 is in the books and the Orioles' offseason has officially begun. Buck Showalter joined Roch Kubatko for a final 2015 edition of Buck Blog. Before the skipper looked ahead to a busy offseason, he elaborated on his emotions on the last game of the season, stating: "Walking out of the dugout with an empty ballpark tugs at your heart." The Orioles won their ... read more