| Feb 24, 2014
| 1:48 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles made their one-year deal, $8 million deal with free-agent slugger Nelson Cruz official on Monday evening.
The club will introduce the 33-year-old Cruz during a Tuesday morning news conference at the Ed Smith Stadium...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:38 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles have released left-handed reliever Chris Jones, who was designated for assignment on Monday to make roster space for Nelson Cruz.
Jones, who was acquired from the Atlanta Braves in April in exchange for Luis Ayala, was...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Tuesday was a busy day at the Ed Smith Stadium complex.
Orioles outfielder Nolan Reimold saw his first simulated game action in several weeks, making five plate appearances in a simulated game on the Camden Yards field at the complex. ...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:40 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Left-hander Johan Santana, who threw 28 pitches in his first extended spring training outing Monday, was pleased with his progress.
“I was really excited about being able to compete without any screens behind the catcher or...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:09 PM
By Monday night, the Orioles hadn't announced their starting pitcher for this afternoon's series finale against the Detroit Tigers.
Now we know why.
The Orioles will recall right-handed pitching prospect Kevin Gausman to start the 12:35 p.m. game at...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 5:25 PM
BOSTON -- The Orioles traded veteran reliever Luis Ayala to the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday, receiving minor league left-handed reliever Chris Jones in return. But the move was less about unloading Ayala than it was allowing the Orioles the opportunity to...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:47 PM
BOSTON -- The Orioles’ trade of veteran right-hander reliever Luis Ayala allowed the team the get back to a conventional 12-pitcher staff and seven-man bullpen – and the move was also a show of confidence in Rule 5 pick T.J. McFarland....
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Miguel Gonzalez, who was scheduled to start Wednesday, will now start on Friday at Yankee Stadium in the series opener there. Gonzalez was 2-0 with a 2.63 ERA at Yankee Stadium in the regular season last year and threw seven innings of one-run ball in the...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 12:12 PM
NEW YORK -- The Orioles have claimed right-hander Alex Burnett off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays, the club announced before Friday’s game at Yankee Stadium.
In order to make room for Burnett, who will report to Triple-A Norfolk, on the 40-man...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Last season, the bullpen was one of the Orioles' season-long strengths, and while the club’s corps of relievers returns intact in 2013, executive vice president Dan Duquette said he’s open to adding another bullpen arm this offseason.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:19 PM
The Orioles have released the autograph session schedule for FanFest on Jan. 19 at the Baltimore Convention Center.
Autograph session vouchers go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. on the team's website. Each station will be limited to 250 vouchers and each...