oriole oriole  /ˈɔ ri ˌoʊl/


  1. (n) mostly tropical songbird; the male is usually bright orange and black
  2. (n) American songbird; male is black and orange or yellow


  • But the Baltimore Orioles now there's a proper name.


  1. Ex-Oriole Mike Mussina named boys hoops coach at alma mater

    Former Orioles pitcher Mike Mussina will be the new varsity boys basketball coach at his former high school, Montoursville (Pa.), according to the Williamsport Sun-Gazette.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Orioles Left Fielder Nate McLouth

    Orioles speedy left fielder, Nate McLouth, joined the Norris and Davis show to talk about the Oriole's series with the LA Angels. Nate has enjoyed a great start to the 2013 season, hitting .286 with 39 runs scored while ranking second in the AL with 22 steals.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS Baltimore

  3. Group smears feces around Oriole Pool construction site

    Morton Grove police say a group of people broke into a park district construction site and tried to defecate into the gas tank of a front loader. The incident happened on May 28, but there were no witnesses, Police Cmdr. Paul Yaras said. Because the construction site will soon be the new Oriole Pool, Yaras said the group most likely chose it at random. Though mostly near the gas tank, a ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Morton Grove Champion

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  1. "There's a lot of frustration, not only on the field or around the Oriole organization. The people around here just want a winner in the worst possible way," Ripken said Tuesday during a teleconference held by TBS. "And the frustration really...
    on Jun 26, 2007 By: Cal Ripken Jr Source: SportingNews.com

  2. "Good for him," Maddon said. "That's what he's supposed to do. If you make a mistake, he's supposed to hit it hard. It's just one of those things. He's an Oriole now. We just lost to the Orioles."
    on May 9, 2007 By: Joe Maddon Source: Forbes

  3. "Quite simply, Cal Ripken did not offer to become part of the Oriole organization in any secondary position, such as manager or as an assistant to [team president] Andy MacPhail, or in some kind of support role of MacPhail," Angelos said. "If...
    on Apr 17, 2010 By: Peter Angelos Source: ESPN

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