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Gary Thorne nominated for MLB Award for golf-like call

Watch out, Jim Nantz - Gary Thorne can call golf, too. Since 2007, Thorne has been well known for his “Goodbye, home run!” and “Mercy” calls on MASN’s Orioles broadcasts. But it is his quiet golf-like TV call of an Adam Jones double that has Thorne nominated for an Esurance MLB Award. Most baseball fans will remember the Orioles’ 8-2 win over the White Sox

Tickets now on sale for Dec. 12 FanFest

The Orioles today announced that FanFest will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12 at the Baltimore Convention Center - and that tickets are now available. By now, you know the drill when it comes to the annual daylong offseason celebration of all things black and orange: appearances by current and former O’s players and coaches; question-and-answer forums with players and front office staff; clinics for

LUNGevity Foundation’s Breathe Deep Baltimore 5K walk moved to Oct. 18

Due to inclement weather, the LUNGevity Foundation’s Breathe Deep Baltimore 5K walk has been moved to Oct. 18. The event raises funds and awareness for lung cancer in memory of late Orioles public relations director Monica Pence Barlow. Because of the date change, you still have time to sign up or donate for the walk. Start your Sunday by joining fellow Orioles fans to raise

Trick-or-Trot 5K/1 Mile Walk coming to Camden Yards on Oct. 31

With the season over, it’s time to turn your attention to some spooktacular fun for a good cause. On Saturday, Oct. 31 - yes, Halloween! - Camden Yards will be the site of the sixth annual KidsPeace Trick-or-Trot 5K/1-Mile Walk hosted by Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his wife Angela. The course begins and ends on the same field where the Orioles play, and runs

There’s still time to win big with Maryland Lottery’s Baseball Bucks ticket

While the regular season has wrapped up, there are still plenty of opportunities for you to hit it big with the Maryland Lottery! The $5 Baseball Bucks scratch-off still has one $50,000 top-prize and many other prizes between $10 and $5,000 remaining. Will you be the next big winner? You can purchase your Baseball Bucks ticket at local Lottery retailers. For more information, visit

Matthew Taylor: Comparing this year’s Orioles with franchise greats

The 2015 season has been a disappointing one for the Orioles. However, multiple players have posted impressive totals that rank with some of the greatest individual efforts in franchise history. Here’s a look at those efforts and the O’s greats they bring to mind. Young and mighty: Manny Machado and Boog Powell Manny Machado has had a stellar season at the plate. On Thursday, he

Opposite dugout: Final series vs. O’s stands between Yankees and wild card game

Manager: Joe Girardi (8th season) Record: 87-72 Last 10 games: 5-5 Who to watch: RF Carlos Beltran (.273/.333/.470 with 19 HR, 66 RBIs), SS Didi Gregorius (.263 with 54 RBIs), CF Jacoby Ellsbury (.261 with 33 RBIs), 1B Greg Bird (.255 with 11 HR, 30 RBIs), RHP Michael Pineda (12-9, 4.24 ERA), RHP Dellin Betances (29 holds, 1.41 ERA), LHP Andrew Miller (36 saves, 1.91

Zach Wilt: Motivation for the offseason

Champagne was popped last night at Camden Yards as the stadium hosted an American League East champion celebration for the second consecutive season. This year, however, it was a bit different from 2014’s festivities. It was the visiting clubhouse that was covered in plastic and the modest home crowd contained just a few thousand unenthused fans as the Toronto Blue Jays won their first division

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