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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 16:59:18 EDTThe Orioles did not offer Vance Worley a contract for next year, making the right-hander a free agent in advance of Friday's non-tender deadline.
Fri, 2 Dec 2016 18:25:07 EDTPerhaps because Adam Jones considers Buck Showalter one of his best friends in baseball, the Orioles' center fielder felt he could be candid about the manager's much-scrutinized decision not to deploy Zach Britton in the American League Wild Card Game against the Blue Jays this past October.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:00:00 EDTIf recent history is any indication, the Winter Meetings will come and go without the Orioles doing much of consequence. Executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette has made his living waiting out the market, not setting it in early December, and the expectation is this year won't be much different.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 16:15:09 EDTMajor League Baseball's players and owners have reached a tentative five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement through the 2021 season.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:42:20 EDTThe Orioles brought back a familiar face Wednesday, acquiring right-hander Logan Verrett from the Mets in exchange for cash considerations.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:59:55 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:33:11 EDTThe Arizona Fall League always is loaded with talent, and it was stronger than usual in 2016. In the initial installment of MLBPipeline.com's "The Next Big Leaguers," which premieres Tuesday, we focused on five prospects: Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger, Twins shortstop Nick Gordon, Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez, Red Sox infielder Yoan Moncada and Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:05:40 EDTThe Orioles head to next week's Winter Meetings in quite an interesting position. On the heels of an offseason in which they spent very, very big -- namely for first baseman Chris Davis -- Baltimore has some sizable holes on its roster heading into 2017.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:03:46 EDTThe Today's Game Era ballot for induction to the National Baseball Hall of Fame will be voted upon this Sunday at the Winter Meetings in National Harbor, Md. Five former Major League players, three executives and two managers will be considered, and the results of the voting will be announced live on MLB Network's "MLB Tonight" at 6 p.m. ET.
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, 23 Nov 2016 16:00:00 EDTAdam Jones is well known for his #StayHungry hashtag, and the Orioles center fielder put his love of food and football to good use earlier this month in the fourth annual #StayHungry Purple tailgate.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:10:55 EDTThe Orioles named Roger McDowell as Major League pitching coach and Alan Mills as bullpen coach Tuesday afternoon, replacing the departed duo of Dave Wallace and Dom Chiti.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 19:07:34 EDTThe Orioles continued their rise in the American League East by hiring Roger McDowell as pitching coach for an improving rotation and an already efficient bullpen.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:29:40 EDTCould Zach Britton be a potential rotation candidate next spring? "That's something we've discussed internally, but I'm not sure it's something we are really interested in pursuing," Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette said earlier this month at the General Managers Meetings.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:15:44 EDTThe big names on the Hall of Fame ballot can obscure some of the others who are eligible for the first time. While it's likely that none of them will wind up in Cooperstown they still have accomplishments that are worth celebrating.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:06:10 EDTThe Orioles selected the contracts of right-handed pitchers Joe Gunkel and Jesús Liranzo on Friday, adding the pair to the 40-man roster prior to the Rule 5 Draft.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 18:41:10 EDTOrioles third baseman Manny Machado finished fifth in American League Most Valuable Player Award voting, which was revealed on MLB Network on Thursday night. The award, which went to Angels center fielder Mike Trout, also saw Orioles closer Zach Britton finish 11th.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 18:24:08 EDTParker Bridwell, the O's No. 27 prospect, threw three scoreless innings Wednesday afternoon against the Surprise Saguaros, maintaining a 2-1 lead that became a 5-2 Peoria victory. He said he knew the Saguaros had an opportunity to wrap up a playoff berth and eliminate the Javelinas, and he relished denying them.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 20:41:53 EDTOrioles manager Buck Showalter finished third in the American League Manager of the Year Award voting, as chosen by members the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:46:46 EDTMark Trumbo, who led the Majors with 47 home runs in 2016, has rejected the $17.2 million qualifying offer made to him by the Orioles.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 12:59:34 EDTThe way they'd planned it, Brooks Robinson was not supposed to play in the hot corner. But this weekend, the first-ballot Hall of Fame third baseman was honored once again for his legendary glovework.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:38:37 EDTOn the heels of a career year, Orioles outfielder Mark Trumbo was a recipient of a Silver Slugger Award, presented by Louisville Slugger, on Thursday night.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:16:07 EDTFree-agent slugger Mark Trumbo, who hit a Major League-leading 47 home runs for the Orioles last season, is the MLBPA Players Choice American League Comeback Player of the Year. The honor was revealed on MLB Network Wednesday night.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:51:20 EDTThe Korean Baseball Organization released South Korea's 28-man roster for the 2017 World Baseball Classic on Thursday. Four Major Leaguers headline a squad many consider among the favorites in the 16-team field.
Wed, 9 Nov 2016 18:10:00 EDTThough early November isn't exactly a time for bustling baseball moves, Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette was encouraged with how this year's General Managers Meetings turned out.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:11:11 EDTThe Orioles will be well-represented at next year's World Baseball Classic. Manny Machado, Jonathan Schoop, Adam Jones and Hyun Soo Kim will participate in the fourth edition of the tournament this March.
Wed, 9 Nov 2016 20:19:56 EDTWith Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette in attendance, D.J. Stewart hit his first AFL homer to lift Peoria to a 5-4 win over Mesa.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 19:58:13 EDTThe Orioles enter the offseason with a list of needs heading into 2017. Starting pitching is not on that list.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 14:06:57 EDTThe Orioles are interested in adding versatile free agent Ian Desmond as a corner outfielder, a source told MLB.com's Jon Morosi on Tuesday.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 00:01:46 EDTThis offseason will be an interesting one for the Orioles, an expensive 2016 team that will have some big decisions to make regarding the team's future.
Mon, 7 Nov 2016 22:33:12 EDTOrioles manager Buck Showalter expressed disbelief when he found out closer Zach Britton was not among the three finalists for the American League Cy Young Award, which were announced Monday night on MLB Network.
Fri, 4 Nov 2016 18:00:00 EDTThe Orioles' 2016 season ended abruptly in the American League Wild Card loGame ss in Toronto. While the O's exceeded many expectations, they didn't meet their own, and Baltimore will head into next year eager to once again prove people wrong.
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 21:50:00 EDTFive Minor League players were suspended on Tuesday after violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.