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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:11:00 EDTManny Machado is back from the World Baseball Classic, and he had a delightful time playing for the Dominican Republic.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:31:32 EDTThe Orioles have made a series of cuts this week, and despite the team trimming two more senior catchers from its roster on Tuesday, rookie Chance Sisco remains with the team.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:00:00 EDTThis week on the Statcast™ podcast, MLB.com columnist Mike Petriello and national editor Matt Meyers dissect the biggest play of the week through the lens of Statcast™'s newest feature: catch probability. Using data to drive the conversation, the hosts break down Adam Jones' amazing World Baseball Classic catch, talk to two former MLB outfielders about what it takes to make a catch like that, and whether or not it was as difficult as it looked.
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:47:16 EDTThe Orioles optioned left-handed pitcher Richard Bleier and reassigned pitcher Zach Stewart to the Minor League camp.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:47:17 EDTHaving restored a winning tradition in Baltimore since taking over as the Orioles' executive VP of baseball operations in late 2011 -- the O's are one of only two teams in the American League not to have a losing season during the past five seasons -- Dan Duquette is looking to help his team take the next step in '17.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:32:59 EDTEvery Spring Training, prospects get a chance to show what they can do as they prepare for the season ahead. Some are competing for jobs in big league camps, others are prepping for the season as they vie for spots at Minor League affiliates up and down a team's system. MLBPipeline.com is visiting all 30 camps this spring. Today we check in on the Baltimore Orioles.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:00:04 EDTAaron Sanchez pitched into the fourth inning in his third Grapefruit League outing, allowing just one hit as the Blue Jays beat the Orioles, 5-2, on Tuesday afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:52:09 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, 22 Mar 2017 12:33:15 EDTAs part of MLBPipeline.com's visit to all 30 Spring Training facilities, we'll be sitting down with prospects and getting to know them a little better. At Orioles camp, it was No. 2 prospect Cody Sedlock.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:57:32 EDTNearly six months ago, the Orioles' 2016 season ended when Edwin Encarnacion hit a decisive home run off Ubaldo Jimenez to give the Blue Jays the win in the American League Wild Card Game. After Jimenez allowed four runs over four innings to the Blue Jays in Tuesday's 5-2 loss at Ed Smith Stadium, he said Toronto wasn't on his mind.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:52:16 EDTGear up for Spring Training with updated authentic caps, jerseys, socks and more, and wear what your favorite Orioles are wearing
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:23:58 EDTFor Mark Trumbo, it has been a quiet spring both on and off the field. But after leading the Majors in home runs (47) last season, and signing a three-year, $37.5 million contract in January, Trumbo is happy that he has gone fairly unnoticed in the clubhouse this spring.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:45:40 EDTOutfielder Seth Smith and infielder Ryan Flaherty continue to be missing from the Orioles' lineup.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:52:26 EDTFrom baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Orioles' depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:45:05 EDTZach Britton says the left oblique discomfort that caused his 2017 Grapefruit League debut to be delayed is gone. He's pitched twice, and on Monday was scheduled to pitch a Minor League game.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:41:37 EDTPablo Sandoval looks like a prime candidate to win the American League's Comeback Player of the Year Award. The third baseman roped two doubles for the Red Sox in Monday's 7-4 victory over the Orioles to raise his Grapefruit League batting average to .349.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:07:46 EDTStarting shouldn't be a big deal for Vidal Nuno. The left-hander has started 42 times in his four-year Major League career.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:20:03 EDTWade Miley was scratched from Monday's start against the Red Sox because of flu-like symptoms and was replaced by fellow left-hander Vidal Nuno.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 16:00:10 EDTRight-hander Kevin Gausman threw five scoreless innings, allowing just two hits in the Orioles' 7-1 loss to the Tigers on Sunday at Ed Smith Stadium. Detroit left-hander Matt Boyd, competing for the No. 5 starter job, allowed one run on six hits in five innings.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 01:00:08 EDTAll the best fan reactions to Jones' HR robbery
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:40:38 EDTOrioles manager Buck Showalter marveled at the wonderful catch his center fielder, Adam Jones, made for Team USA, robbing his third baseman, Manny Machado of Team Dominican Republic, of a home run Saturday in the World Baseball Classic.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 21:03:19 EDTThe Orioles made four roster cuts Sunday, optioning right-handed pitcher Jesus Liranzo to Double-A Bowie and assigning outfielder Logan Schafer, infielder/outfielder David Washington and catcher Austin Wynns to Minor League camp.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:06:33 EDTJones' WBC '17 robbery already has a Topps card
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 16:00:00 EDTThe Orioles have had a lot of success stories in the five seasons since their renaissance began. Chris Davis, Mark Trumbo and Pedro Alvarez are among those who hit their stride after joining the O's, something the team hopes to repeat again this season.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:07:40 EDTOne of the happiest surprises of Orioles Spring Training has been the addition of outfielder Craig Gentry. The 33-year-old was signed to a Minor League contract Feb. 18 to help improve the team's outfield defense.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:18:33 EDTFrancisco Pena has divided loyalties in the World Baseball Classic. Pena, an Orioles catcher, is the son of Dominican Republic manager Tony Pena, and played for his father when their home country won the World Baseball Classic four years ago, but he also loved Adam Jones' home run-robbing catch on Manny Machado in Team USA's 6-3 win over the Dominican Republic on Saturday night.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 03:31:49 EDTIn one of the most compelling World Baseball Classic highlights we've seen, Adam Jones raced across the Petco Park outfield, and almost into the arms of dozens of fans beyond the center-field fence. He soared higher and higher, farther and farther, and finally the beautiful white baseball was in his glove.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 16:51:09 EDTIn his first game in right field, Pedro Alvarez caught the only ball hit his way when the Yankees' Starlin Castro led off the sixth by flying to right-center.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 15:45:20 EDTChris Johnson, Pedro Alvarez and Aneury Tavarez each homered to power the Orioles past the Yankees, 5-4, on Saturday at George M. Steinbrenner Field.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 14:05:47 EDTManager Buck Showalter said that right-handed starter Chris Tillman, who had a cortisone shot in his right shoulder last Wednesday, will begin long tossing on Wednesday and should toss again on Friday.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 13:33:27 EDTOrioles Rule 5 Draft choice Anthony Santander had an MRI on his right elbow on Thursday, and two days later, reported that the elbow felt better.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 19:10:00 EDTOrioles first baseman Trey Mancini launched a towering home run, leading an early attack against Pirates rotation candidate Drew Hutchison as Baltimore beat Pittsburgh, 8-6, on Friday afternoon at LECOM Park.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:30:00 EDTGabriel Ynoa is one of five contenders manager Buck Showalter has mentioned to replace Chris Tillman in the Orioles' starting rotation while Tillman is unavailable to pitch. Ynoa gave up two runs on five hits in 2 2/3 innings in an 8-6 win over the Pirates.
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 00:48:11 EDTA pair of top 20 overall prospects -- Michael Kopech and Francis Martes -- put together dominant outings on the mound and were among Friday's top prospect performers.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:45:00 EDTThe Orioles released right-handed reliever Logan Ondrusek on Wednesday. The O's signed the 32-year-old in July after he spent 1 1/2 seasons in Japan, and he posted a 9.95 ERA in seven games last season.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 02:38:13 EDTMaking unbelievable plays in the field has become commonplace for Orioles third baseman Manny Machado. But for the first time, Machado's glittering glovework is on display in the World Baseball Classic, and he's taking hits away from opponents while representing the Dominican Republic.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:41:24 EDTWhile it's still too early to make final roster predictions, there has been some clarity since the O's arrived at Spring Training.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 23:52:06 EDTPhillies manager Pete Mackanin looked legitimately disappointed that his team did not throw a no-hitter to beat the Orioles on Thursday night in a Grapefruit League game at Ed Smith Stadium.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 22:16:20 EDTWith Chris Tillman increasingly doubtful to be ready in the early part of the season, manager Buck Showalter has mentioned Chris Lee, a 24-year-old left-hander as a possibility to replace him.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:36:28 EDTOrioles outfielder Seth Smith hasn't played since March 8 due to a strained right hamstring. Smith, who was traded to the Orioles on Jan. 6 from Seattle for pitcher Yovani Gallardo, had the hamstring issue last spring, too.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 01:27:39 EDTLate-inning heroics from Adam Jones and Eric Hosmer vaulted the United States past Venezuela, 4-2, on Wednesday night at Petco Park in yet another World Baseball Classic thriller.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 23:38:40 EDTAdam Jones has been wearing USA cleats for Team USA