Video Blog: Talking injuries, defense and All-Star Game vote

Buck Showalter has been faced with more than a fair share of injuries this season, the latest sending starter Miguel Gonzalez to the disabled list. Although the injuries have presented challenges to the Orioles' skipper, Showalter is encouraged by the recovery path of his players, particularly Jonathan Schoop. After discussing his young second baseman's progress, Showalter shifted his focus to his team's defense, which was ... read more

Video Blog: Breaking down depth and more

Buck Showalter and the Orioles have been put to the test early this season with injuries. They have already used the disabled list 11 times through the second week of May. Buck explained, "I look at it as providing some opportunities." Within that depth, the O's have some young arms ready in their farm system if need be. Buck is already looking ahead. "I think ... read more

Video Blog: Kicking off another season

We're at it again! The Orioles have a little over a week of 2015 baseball under their belts, so Buck Showalter started the first Buck Blog of the season by sharing his early observations. Overall, Buck says, "So far, so good. Could be better, could be worse." With the small talk out of the way, Buck dove right into baseball business, addressing the O's injuries, ... read more

Video Blog: "I like our guys"

By now, we all know that Buck Showalter likes his guys. He says it day after day, press conference after press conference. He has repeated it so many times, that the Orioles even made an "I like our guys" promotional t-shirt. With the hot topic revolving around the trade deadline in the latest edition of Buck's Blog, Buck stuck with his saying. "I like our ... read more

Video Blog: A look at the Battle of the Beltways

Before Wednesday's interleague matchup against the Nationals at Camden Yards, Roch Kubatko joined Buck Showalter to shoot the latest edition of Buck's Blog. Buck started off by acknowledging the presence of Baltimore fans at the Orioles' games in D.C., stating "Don't think our guys don't notice it." The skipper then went on to elaborate on the advantages of facing a National League opponent at home ... read more

Video Blog: Touching on tradition and the rotation's Roch Kubatko kicked off the latest edition of Buck's Blog with some questions about traditions around the Orioles clubhouse. O's manager Buck Showalter went on to describe in great detail what Chris Davis does after each home run. Showalter also shared his thoughts - rather, concerns - about postgame pies. From there, Roch asked about the O's rotation and Dylan Bundy's recovery. Watch Buck's ... read more

Video Blog: Focusing on the AL East, injuries and the rotation

Like most editions of Buck Blog, Roch Kubatko and Buck Showalter covered a wide range of topics. With the Red Sox in town, the skipper started his blog by sharing his thoughts on the tough American League East. The Orioles have an AL-best 14-9 record against their own division, but Buck says he's more focused on his squad instead of the O's division rivals. Showalter ... read more

Video Blog: Thoughts on Norris, Gausman and more

From Bud Norris' heated encounter with Torii Hunter to Kevin Gausman's first start of the year, Orioles manager Buck Showalter had a lot to discuss on the latest segment of Buck's Blog. When asked about last night's tiff between Norris and Hunter, Showalter assured us that he supports his players by saying, "I don't really have any problem with the way things went down last ... read more