Author | Luke Jones


Orioles continue rolling despite June rotation struggles

June 25, 2015 | Luke Jones

Closer Zach Britton pitched for the fourth time in six days on Thursday to earn his 21st save.


Orioles activate Gonzalez from DL, option Givens to Bowie

June 25, 2015 | Luke Jones

The Orioles welcomed back one of their most dependable pieces of the starting rotation Thursday by activating right-handed pitcher Miguel Gonzalez from the 15-day disabled list. Making the start in the series finale against Boston, Gonzalez hadn’t pitched for Baltimore since injuring his right groin in a June 9 start against the Red Sox. The […]


Orioles recall McFarland; Jones sits again on Wednesday

June 24, 2015 | Luke Jones

The Orioles tinkered with their bullpen yet again prior to Wednesday’s game in Boston by recalling left-handed pitcher T.J. McFarland and optioning right-hander Oliver Drake to Triple-A Norfolk. After spending the required 10 days with the Tides upon being sent down on June 14, McFarland brings more length to a bullpen that’s worked hard in […]


Ravens position battles to watch this summer

June 24, 2015 | Luke Jones

Will first-round pick Breshad Perriman be ready to start opposite Steve Smith in the season opener?


Jones moving closer toward trip to disabled list?

June 23, 2015 | Luke Jones

The Orioles center fielder was out of the lineup for the fifth time in seven games on Tuesday.

Luke Jones

Luke Jones is the Baltimore Ravens and Orioles beat reporter for and is a PFWA member. His mind is filled with useless sports knowledge and movie quotes, yet he rarely remembers where he put his car keys. Luke's favorite sports memories include attending the Ravens' Super Bowl XXXV victory parade in the pouring rain and watching the Terps advance to the Final Four at the Carrier Dome in 2002, making snow-heavy Syracuse bearable for one day. Follow him on Twitter (@BaltimoreLuke) in addition to reading his contributions at