Jason Hammel


Joe Ross pitched admirably in his MLB debut but it wasn’t enough to overcome another poor showing from the Nationals’ lineup in a 4-2 loss to the Cubs.


How could the Orioles possibly improve on last season?

They’re eager to prove they can, and with that in mind, we present five players who could have better seasons in 2013.


Forgetting, for the moment, Justin Verlander’s performance in Game 1 of the World Series, one of the things a Series-bound team is supposed to have is an ace.


Many of the Orioles fans who have fantasized that someday soon their favorite team will be in a World Series picture this year’s team playing.

It won’t happen.


A year ago, the Orioles’ starting pitching didn’t look very strong. It’s a lot stronger now.