Baltimore Orioles

FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2016 file photo, the Chicago Cubs celebrate after Game 7 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Cleveland Indians in Cleveland. The Cubs won 8-7 in 10 innings to win the series 4-3. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

Cubs’ World Series title voted top AP sports story of 2016

December 25, 2016 | WNST Staff

The Cubs’ first World Series title since 1908 was the runaway winner for top sports story of 2016.

Toronto Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run off of Texas Rangers' Yu Darvish in the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Encarnacion leaves AL East to sign three-year deal with Cleveland

December 22, 2016 | WNST Staff

The former Toronto Blue Jay ended the Orioles’ 2016 season with a walk-off homer in the wild-card game.

FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2016, file photo, Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Clay Buchholz works against the San Diego Padres in the first inning of a baseball game, in San Diego. The Red Sox have traded right-hander Clay Buchholz to the Philadelphia Phillies for minor league second baseman Josh Tobias, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

Boston trades veteran pitcher Buchholz to Philadelphia

December 20, 2016 | WNST Staff

The trade ends a decade in the Red Sox system filled with highs and lows for the right-hander.

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Catcher Welington Castillo finalizes contract with Orioles

December 17, 2016 | WNST Staff

“This is the best day of my life. This is a team that’s going to be in the playoffs, World Series. I want to be part of it.”

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Orioles agree to one-year deal with catcher Castillo

December 14, 2016 | WNST Staff

The 29-year-old hit .264 with 14 homers and 68 RBIs in 111 games with Arizona last season.

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Orioles re-sign reliever Ondrusek to major league deal

December 13, 2016 | WNST Staff

The right-hander pitched in seven games with Baltimore last season, posting a 9.95 ERA over 6 1/3 innings.

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Duquette: “This is a tough division; the American League East is tough”

December 09, 2016 | WNST Staff

The Orioles executive shot down the possibility of Jose Bautista coming to Baltimore earlier this week.

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Orioles add two outfielders in Rule 5 draft

December 08, 2016 | WNST Staff

Dan Duquette was an active participant in the annual event taking place on the final day of the Winter Meetings.

FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2016, file photo, Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale throws against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning of a baseball game, in Detroit. The Atlanta Braves may not be finished with the dramatic overhaul of their rotation. Braves general manager John Coppolella told The Associated Press on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, he hopes to add another starting pitcher, even after agreeing to deals with veteran right-handers R.A. Dickey and Bartolo Colon last week. Chicago White Sox ace left-hander Chris Sale might be available in a trade. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

Boston lands Sale in blockbuster trade

December 06, 2016 | WNST Staff

The acquisition of the Chicago White Sox ace makes the Red Sox an even bigger favorite in the AL East.

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Baltimore native Schuerholz, Selig elected to Hall of Fame

December 05, 2016 | WNST Staff

The longtime Atlanta executive got his start in baseball with the Orioles in 1966.