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WBAL Radio announces list of spring training games to be broadcast

MASN recently released its schedule of Orioles spring training games to be broadcast on the air. But if you’re not a television kind of person, or you’re stuck in the early 20th century, then you’re in luck. WBAL Radio announced today plans to broadcast 16 Orioles spring training games, beginning with the team’s March 5 showdown with the Pittsburgh Pirates. WBAL Radio is the flagship

O’s spring training tickets are now on sale

Mark your calendars, loosen up your dialing fingers and make sure your wrist is limber enough for mouse clicking. Orioles spring training tickets go on sale Saturday, Jan. 28 at 10 a.m. and you’re encouraged to order via telephone and online access for the best chance at the most coveted ducats. Spring training tickets can be purchased in the following ways: * Via the Internet

How about an O’s ticket for your birthday?

You already know the Orioles are celebrating the 20th anniversary of Camden Yards in 2012. Once again, the club is also making it possible for you to celebrate your birthday at the one of the game’s most iconic ballparks. The Orioles will gift one complimentary upper reserve ticket to a non-prime game for during your birthday month for each fan who registers here. If your

MLB Network trivia challenge tests Moskowitz’s “Baseball IQ” (updated)

Just a friendly word of warning to the next person who sidles up next to Jay Moskowitz at his friendly neighborhood tavern and tries to stump him with a trivia question, with the loser footing the night’s bar tab: You run the risk of getting aced by someone whose trivia knowledge has been judged superior by none other an entity than the MLB Network. Moskowitz,

Replica sculptures of O’s Hall of Famers highlight 2012 promotions schedule of giveaways

Clear some space on your bookcases, mantels and computer nooks. You’re going to need room to accommodate some new hardware after the Orioles’ announcement of their 2012 promotional schedule of giveaways and goodies. As part of the 20th anniversary celebration of Camden Yards, and to commemorate the dedication of statues honoring the club’s six members of the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., the

O’s announce changes to FanFest autograph lineup

The Orioles have announced some changes to the previously released autograph lineup for Saturday’s FanFest at the Baltimore Convention Center. Most of the changes were necessitated by the fact that previously scheduled participants Brian Roberts, Josh Bell, Kyle Hudson and Bill Swaggerty are unable to attend FanFest. At ESSKAY Autograph Station 1, Pedro Strop and Joe Mahoney have replaced Bell and Swaggerty for the 11:20

MASN will be at center of FanFest activities Saturday

FanFest is Saturday at the Baltimore Convention Center, and MASN will once again be at the center of Orioles baseball’s mid-winter celebration. You’ll have the opportunity to pick up some great giveaways at the MASN booth, premiums you can’t get anywhere else. Want to get your photo taken with an Orioles player? We’ll make it happen, and post the proof of you rubbing elbows with

Advocates’ Cardboard to Leather campaign benefits youths in Nicaragua, Puerto Rico

Any day now, a ship will chug into a port in Puerto Rico and a 40-foot container will be unloaded. Inside are items that will change the lives of kids who don’t have the rudimentary basics to play baseball - balls, bats and gloves - that youths in the United States take for granted. Later this month, the scene will be repeated in Nicaragua. Last

O’s set FanFest autograph lineup; vouchers now on sale

The Orioles have released their autograph schedule for FanFest on Saturday, Jan. 21. You can go over the particulars about the autograph policy and purchasing autograph vouchers here. The procedure is identical to the system introduced at last year’s FanFest. Vouchers go on sale at www.orioles.com/fanfest at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7. Last year, all vouchers sold out before FanFest, so plan accordingly, using

Autograph vouchers for FanFest to go on sale at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7

Limber up your typing fingers. Make sure your mouse-clicking wrist is at its most flexible. You’ll need both come Saturday, Jan. 7, when vouchers for autograph sessions for the 2012 Orioles FanFest go on sale at 10 a.m. at www.orioles.com/fanfest. The list of autograph session times and who will be signing will be available at that same Web address by 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6.

Celebrate Babe Ruth’s 117th birthday at Sports Legends on Feb. 10

You only turn 117 once - well, you would if you’d have lived that long - so that milestone calls for a celebration of Ruthian proportions. If you’re a Baltimore baseball history nut, join like-minded fans at Sports Legends Museum on Friday, Feb. 10 for Babe’s Birthday Bash, which will mark the 117th anniversary of Babe Ruth’s birth in Baltimore (in the interest of history,

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