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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:54:27 EDTThe Baltimore Orioles open Spring Training in 2017 on Feb. 24 with a road game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla., the team announced Monday in its Grapefruit League schedule release.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:27:19 EDTThe finalists were revealed for the 2016 Gold Glove Awards for the American and National League.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:50:06 EDTBaltimore Orioles outfielder and designated hitter Mark Trumbo has been named The Sporting News' American League Comeback Player of the Year.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:15:44 EDTThe spotlight may shine on the Arizona Fall League more than ever in the prospect circuit's 25th season. Usually packed with phenoms, the league has even more blue-chip prospects than usual. And, as you may have heard, a certain Heisman Trophy winner will take the next step in his baseball development with the Scottsdale Scorpions.
Fri, 7 Oct 2016 15:56:53 EDTThe Orioles announced on Friday that they have claimed left-hander Jed Bradley off waivers from the Atlanta Braves. To make room on the 40-man roster, infielder Paul Janish has been designated for assignment.
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 19:22:51 EDTOrioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette and manager Buck Showalter addressed several topics during their end-of-season press conference Thursday, including the possibility that the team will make qualifying offers to free agents Mark Trumbo and Matt Wieters as they look to return to the playoffs in 2017.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:52:41 EDTThe 9th Annual Breathe Deep Baltimore 5K walk will be held Saturday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 02:01:44 EDTThe Orioles, picked to finish last by numerous media outlets prior to the season, rode a fantastic April to an early first-place slot in the AL East. And despite some rough patches in the second half, they came through when the pressure was on, taking series in Toronto and New York to punch their postseason ticket in the season's final weekend.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 03:06:43 EDTPlaying in his first postseason game, Mark Trumbo gave the Orioles a temporary lead with a two-run homer in his second at-bat. Although Baltimore went on to end its season with a 5-2, 11-inning loss, the long ball was a fitting way for Trumbo to end a career year.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 18:40:52 EDTWho do the Orioles have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Baltimore's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:44:37 EDTAfter a loss that could have gone either way, Orioles outfielder Adam Jones offered praise of the Blue Jays. "Tip your cap to them and how they played," he said.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:22:08 EDTThe National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced Monday that 10 individuals have been named to the Today's Game Era ballot, to be voted on during the Winter Meetings in December.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 01:15:07 EDTThe Orioles ran through seven pitchers in their 5-2 11-inning loss to the Blue Jays in the AL Wild Card Game, but they didn't use Zach Britton, who had allowed one run in his last 57 innings.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 03:59:41 EDTEdwin Encarnacion hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the 11th inning to send the Blue Jays to a 5-2 victory over the Orioles in the American League Wild Card Game on Tuesday night.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 02:27:50 EDTOrioles right fielder Michael Bourn had a busy night in Baltimore's 5-2 loss to the Blue Jays in 11 innings -- as he made several nice catches, but he also failed to catch a ball in the fifth inning that led to a run.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 01:07:50 EDTA fan threw a canned beverage onto the field during a flyout to end the seventh inning of the Blue Jays' 5-2 win over the Orioles on Tuesday night in the American League Wild Card Game, prompting immediate objections by the O's.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:33:45 EDTThe Orioles dropped Tuesday night's American League Wild Card Game to the Blue Jays in 11 innings, 5-2, but manager Buck Showalter's magic with his bullpen was on full display as Baltimore battled, twice making pitching changes that resulted in game-changing double plays on the first pitch.
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 13:29:35 EDTWith an instructional league roster comprised of 18 Top 30 prospects, the Orioles have no shortage of talent in camp this fall in Sarasota, Fla. The group includes three of the team's top picks from the 2016 Draft in first-rounder Cody Sedlock and second-rounders Keegan Akin and Matthias Dietz, all of whom spent their respectively successful pro debuts pitching together at Class A Short Season Aberdeen.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 21:55:30 EDTThere were several notable moments during the Orioles run to the postseason, but five stood out, like Hyun Soo Kim's dramatic ninth-inning home run last week to beat the Jays.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 23:45:02 EDTAdding another power threat to an Orioles lineup that went homer-crazy this season, Mark Trumbo bounced back in a major way, capturing the Major League home run title with 47 roundtrippers.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 21:08:31 EDTThe starting pitcher couldn't get one more out. The lineup couldn't produce one more run. The bullpen that has been so good all season couldn't get the job done. The Orioles came out of Saturday with a 7-3 loss to the Yankees, and they came away hoping this won't be a game they think about all winter.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 01:09:15 EDTAll along, the Orioles knew this was going to be a huge road trip, two series looming in cities where they have struggled to win, particularly this season. So far, Baltimore hasn't just answered the critics, they've defied them.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:23:13 EDTUbaldo Jimenez, who had struggled enough to be demoted to the bullpen, continued his sensational second-half turnaround on Thursday night to move the Orioles into a tie with the Blue Jays for the top American League Wild Card spot. Jimenez -- who has been the O's most consistent pitcher over the past month -- again came up big, tossing 6 2/3 scoreless innings in Baltimore's 4-0 critical road series win.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 01:14:26 EDTThe Orioles took this run for the postseason down to the final week. Now it will go down to the final day. Austin Romine's two-run single off Brad Brach broke an eighth-inning tie and sent the Yankees to a 7-3 win Saturday at Yankee Stadium, ending any chance the Orioles had to clinch an American League Wild Card spot with a day to spare.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 01:07:25 EDTThe Orioles are doing everything in their power to secure a postseason spot. Led by Jonathan Schoop, who homered and matched a career high with five RBIs, the Orioles bashed their way to an 8-1 win over the Yankees on Friday night, whittling their magic number to two in the process.