| May 21, 2013
| 5:23 PM
To clear a roster spot for right-hander Miguel Gonzalez’s return from the disabled list Tuesday, the Orioles optioned right-hander Jair Jurrjens to Triple-A Norfolk after just one start with the big league club.
The move created a vacant spot in...
| May 12, 2013
| 4:19 PM
May 12 has been a pretty important day for left-hander Mike Belfiore.
Last year, on May 12, Belfiore was traded to the Orioles as the player to be named later in the deal that sent infielder Josh Bell to Arizona. And on Sunday, he was called up from...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 3:34 PM
The Orioles have claimed first baseman/outfielder Russ Canzler off waivers and designated catcher Luis Martinez for assignment to make room for him on the team’s 40-man roster, the club announced Tuesday.
The organization had interest in...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 12:01 PM
The deadline for submitting arbitration filings was 1 p.m. today, and the Orioles avoided that process with four of their seven players still eligible for arbitration.
The club, which does not release arbitration signing figures, announced that it...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 12:14 PM
The Orioles have filled their 40-man roster again, announcing Friday that they added catcher Luis Martinez on waivers from the Texas Rangers.
Martinez, 27, played in 10 games with the Rangers in 2012, getting two hits in 18 at-bats. The right-handed...
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 7:34 AM
When the Orioles claimed catcher Luis Martinez last week, placing four catchers on their 40-man roster, I received a number of inquiries about why the organization needed to protect so many backstops.
It is rare to have that many, but the Orioles have...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 12:17 PM
The Orioles have added to their infield depth, acquiring 28-year-old third baseman Danny Valencia from the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday for cash considerations.
Valencia led all third basemen in games in 2011, when he played in 154 and hit .246 with 15...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Tonight at 11:59 p.m. is the deadline for the Orioles to tender contracts to their 14 players that are arbitration eligible.
What that means in simpler, non-baseball language is that the Orioles have 14 players who are under team control, but have...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:17 PM
In the hours leading up to tonight's midnight deadline to tender contracts to arbitration-eligible players, the Orioles acquired 25-year-old infielder Yamaico Navarro from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor-league right-hander Jhondaniel Medina....
| Dec 5, 2012
| 8:22 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Orioles added their latest reclamation project Wednesday, agreeing to terms with first baseman Conor Jackson on a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training, executive vice president Dan Duquette...