The Orioles look to keep their hot bats and solid pitching going, as they face the Washington Nationals in game two of a three-game series.
The Orioles look to get back in the win column (cue Joe Angel voice), as they face off against the World Series Champion Washington Nationals. Tommy Milone (0-1, 4.76 ERA) will face off against Aníbal Sánchez (0-1, 7.20 ERA) tonight in game one. The veteran lefty is coming off a no-decision, in which he pitchedContinue reading “Orioles lineup vs. Nationals: 8/7/20”
It’s been an up-and-down start to the season for the O’s to say the least.
The Orioles came out of the three-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays with heads held high. However, the Miami Marlins would come to town and shake that all up.
The Orioles will look to avoid the four-game sweep against the Miami Marlins, as both teams will face off tonight at Camden Yards. Game time is set for 7:35 p.m. EST and will be aired on MASN. The O’s are still the away team due to these games being rescheduled from their previous matchups inContinue reading “Orioles lineup vs. Marlins: 8/6/20”
Now a little over two weeks into the start of this once in a lifetime 2020 MLB season, it finally feels like baseball season.
The Orioles’ bats that lead them to five wins in their first eight games went silent last night, as the Marlins blanked the O’s 4-0. The Orioles get a chance to get that game back, plus one, with a twi-night doubleheader begining at 5:05 p.m.
The Orioles begin a four-game series in three days tonight against the returning Miami Marlins.
The Baltimore Orioles are back in action starting tonight, as they begin a four-game series against the returning Miami Marlins.
The Baltimore Orioles are 5-3 and are in second place in the American League East. Are things weird enough for you yet?
Baltimore improved to 5-3 after defeating the Rays by a score of 5-1 on Sunday afternoon. Following a tough two-game series loss to the Yankees, the O’s responded well in the team’s first series sweep since the 2018 season.
The Orioles will look to bring out the broomsticks, as they try for their first sweep of the season against the Tampa Bay Rays.
After coming off an impressive 6-3 win last night, the Orioles look to keep their win streak going against the Tampa Bay Rays in game two of a three-game series.
Orioles left-handed reliever, Richard Bleier, has been shipped to the Miami Marlins, with a player to be named later as the return.
The Orioles look to bounce back tonight against the Tampa Bay Rays, after suffering two devastating losses against the Yankees.
Coming off of a disappointing two game series against the Yankees, the Orioles welcome the Tampa Bay Rays to Camden Yards for a three-game series beginning Friday night.
Following the postponement of the Orioles home opener against the Miami Marlins, the Orioles held their opener on Wednesday instead, hosting the powerhouse New York Yankees.
After a 9-3 loss last night, the Orioles will try to split this short two-game series against the New York Yankees.
The Baltimore Orioles take on the division rival New York Yankees tonight, after COVID-19 postponed the original series against the Miami Marlins.
The Baltimore Orioles return to Camden Yards this evening, after two COVID-19 inspired days off, to face the New York Yankees in an impromptu two-game series.
The first series of the 2020 Orioles season has come to a close, and for Orioles fans, it was an exciting one to say the least.
The Orioles look to win their first series of 2020 today, as they play the Boston Red Sox in the rubber match game three.
After coming off an Opening Day to forget, the Orioles will try to erase that memory by attempting to even up their three-game series against the Red Sox.
Ladies and gentlemen, we have made it to Opening Day!
Tonight is the last stop until Opening Day in Boston for the Orioles, as the take on the World Series Champions, the Washington Nationals, in our Nation’s Capital.
During the Orioles’ first exhibition game of this revamped spring training, Stevie Wilkerson picked up where he left off last season; making incredible catches in the outfield.
After coming off an impressive win yesterday against the Phillies, the Orioles return to Camden Yards to face the defending World Series Champions, the Washington Nationals.
They’re back! That’s right folks! The Baltimore Orioles are back and ready to play some real baseball!
According to Dan Connolly of The Athletic, shortstop Richie Martin fractured his right wrist during an intersquad game Friday.
During the COVID-19 outbreak, the MLB announces its shortened season schedules. Let’s look at how Baltimore’s schedule looks and what to expect in 2020.
After months of disagreement, Rob Manfred has finally announced that the MLB will hold a shortened season starting July 23-24. Teams are to report to Spring Training 2.0 on July 1.
The Baltimore Orioles certainly turned some heads on day one of the 2020 MLB Draft by taking Heston Kjerstad in the first round, a move that many thought was made to, at least in part, free up some bonus slot money later in the draft.
To say that Birdland was shocked about day one of the MLB Draft is a definite understatement.
With the 2020 MLB Draft just hours away, the Orioles find themselves yet again at the top of the draft board.
With the entire world coming to an abrupt stop due to the Coronavirus pandemic, sports fans have had little to get excited about. Right now, the O’s should be taking the field at Camden Yards on a warm spring day! While us fans miss the action, the issues at hand are much bigger than sports.
In a beautiful article posted on ThePlayersTribune.com, Trey Mancini himself wrote about his recent cancer diagnosis and how his love for baseball has helped him through.
Now into mid-April with no baseball seen in the near future, two former Orioles decided to hang up their cleats. Mark Reynolds and Steve Pearce were short term residents here in Baltimore, but both assisted in playoff runs that we will never forget.
The Orioles have seen success in the past decade thanks to these players who thrived in Baltimore during the 2010s
Happy Sunday, everyone! We at The Baltimore Battery hope everyone is enjoying their quarantine! Baseball season has yet to return, so we fill that void with The Baltimore Battery’s fourth edition of Battery Q&A!
Hello everyone! It’s time for another edition of Battery Q&A! We hope you all are reading this in the comfort of your homes, as we encourage you to stay home and stay healthy!
As we approach what would have been Opening Day 2020, we are forced to relish in memories of former Opening Days. For the Baltimore Orioles, there are many fond memories of Opening Day, and we at The Baltimore Battery have decided to show you our top 5 memories. 5. 1954: The Orioles first Opening DayContinue reading “Top 5 Orioles Opening Day memories”
Welcome to another edition of Battery Q&A! We would like to say thank you to our Battery Family for sending in questions to make this series possible! Let’s get right into it! I have a question about Hunter Harvey! I saw that he threw 100 mph in a game. But because of the fact thatContinue reading “Battery Q&A: Edition 2”
Hunter Harvey was originally drafted to be a starter, but his electric performances out of the bullpen last season could be the reason he becomes the next Orioles’ closer.
Welcome to the first ever edition of Battery Q&A! This series is where we answer your questions about all things Orioles! If you have a question and want to be in one of our Q&A articles, message us on our social medias!
When you hear the name Nick Markakis, what comes to your mind?
With coronavirus suspending spring training and pushing back Opening Day, it’s safe to say this is a very awkward situation for the Orioles. Inspired by these events, The Baltimore Battery has decided to talk about our top 5 most awkward moments ever in Orioles baseball! Without further ado, let the awkwardness begin! 5. Brian MatuszContinue reading “Top 5 awkward Baltimore Oriole moments”
Amid the frenzied madness caused by the recent rise of the Coronavirus, Major League Baseball has decided to suspend spring training. The league will also push back the start of the regular season by at least two weeks, as said earlier today by Commisioner Rob Manfred.
The Orioles travel to TD Ballpark in Dunedin, Florida, for a showdown with our AL East rival Toronto Blue Jays.
The Baltimore Orioles are in a rebuild, and the fans, like us, are well aware of this. While the win-loss numbers might not be pretty this year, there are a number of prospects with very exciting futures. Some of the names that give Baltimore fans hope are Adley Rutschman, Ryan Mountcastle, Austin Hays, Yusniel Diaz,Continue reading “7 Orioles pitchers to watch in 2020”
The Orioles host a night game this evening at Ed Smith Stadium, as Nick Markakis and the Atlanta Braves come to visit at 6:05 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox designated right-handed pitcher Hector Velázquez for assignment last week to make room for pitcher Collin McHugh, and the Orioles wasted no time in claiming him off waivers on Sunday, according to Roch Kubatko.
The Orioles return home to Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Florida, for the second matchup of the spring against the New York Yankees.
The Baltimore Orioles visit the Tampa Bay Rays in their spring home at Charlotte Sports Park in Port Charlotte, FL, at 1:05 p.m. ET.
The first Friday in March saw a few moves for the Baltimore Orioles, a couple of them questionable. First let’s start with the players moved to minor league camps.
The Baltimore Orioles make a trip to the New York Yankees for one of only two matchups between these two clubs before their Opening Day showdown.
The Orioles head back home to sunny Sarasota, Florida, to take on the powerful Minnesota Twins.
The Orioles will travel to Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium in Jupiter, Florida, to take on the Miami Marlins today.
The Baltimore Orioles are making a visit to their neighbors, the Nationals, in their spring training park today at FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach, Florida.
The Baltimore Orioles (6-4) are back home at Ed Smith Stadium today to take on the Tampa Bay Rays (5-4) at 1:05 P.M.
The Orioles head back to Clearwater, Florida, today to face the Philadelphia Phillies.
To finally conclude The Baltimore Battery’s top 30 Oriole prospects is the first overall pick in the 2019 draft, catcher Adley Rutschman.
The Baltimore Orioles will host the Miami Marlins on this leap day at beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Florida.
The Orioles face the Pittsburgh Pirates for the second day in a row, this time in Bradenton, Florida.
A monumental discussion coming into the 2020 offseason, as it has been for the last couple years, is Chris Davis.
The Orioles will host the Pittsburgh Pirates today in Sarasota, Florida, at beautiful Ed Smith Stadium.
The Orioles will host the Atlanta Braves today at beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in sunny Sarasota, Florida.
The Orioles will have their first split squad games today; one against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers and one at home against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Another day, another spring training game! This time, the Orioles will take on the Philadelphia Phillies in Clearwater, Florida.
Happy Monday, Birdland! It’s that time for another edition of Monday Thoughts! Today, we’ll go over what’s happened during the first two spring training games, who stood out, and anything else I found interesting!
The Orioles will play their first home spring training game today against the Boston Red Sox at Ed Smith Stadium in sunny Sarasota, Florida.
It’s time! The Orioles are ready to play baseball for the first time in 2020!
Week of February 17, 2020: It’s Monday, and the entire Baltimore Orioles club has reported to Sarasota for 2020 spring training! What an exciting time to be O’s fans! Let’s kick off this week’s edition of Monday Thoughts with some spring training news!
In an offseason that has seen a load of moves for potential starting pitchers, the Orioles haven’t called it quits yet.
With FanFest no longer a winter tradition for Orioles fans, many were upset with the lack of player-fan interaction. However over this past weekend, the Birdland Caravan made its way around Maryland to bring the players to the fans.
Week of February 10, 2020:
Coming into the 2020 season, the corners are a solid positon group for Brandon Hyde and the Orioles.
We’re down to the top three in The Baltimore Battery 2020 Prospect Profiles Countdown! Coming in as the No. 3 overall prospect in the Orioles organization, and up next on our countdown is 21-year-old left-handed pitcher, DL Hall.
The Orioles’ No. 4 prospect is 2019 International League MVP Ryan Mountcastle. The infielder is dominant at the plate but has defensive concerns; will we see Mountcastle play in Baltimore next season?
Next Tuesday, our long baseball hibernation will come to an end, when pitchers and catchers report to Sarasota, FL to begin the Baltimore Orioles 2020 season.
Up next on The Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is the No. 6 overall prospect in the Orioles organization, outfielder Austin “Willie Mays” Hays!
Up next on The Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is shortstop Gunnar Hendarson!
With the Orioles in a constant pursuit for starting pitching, a deal with the 35-year-old veteran Wade LeBlanc seems to be a valuable signing.
The Orioles recently announced a list of non-roster invitees to Spring training. Several young prospects with high potential are included on the list, as well as newly acquired veteran players.
Up next on The Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is right-handed pitcher, Dean Kremer.
Up next on The Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is right-handed pitcher, Michael Baumann.
The Orioles continue to add depth to the organization, as the team announced Thursday that they have signed catcher Taylor Davis and right-handed pitcher Brady Rodgers to minor league contracts.
Up next on the Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is left-handed pitcher and the No. 10 overall prospect in the Orioles organization, Zac Lowther. The 23-year-old was drafted by the Orioles in the second round (74th overall) of the 2017 draft out of Xavier.
The Baltimore Orioles have signed veteran catcher, Bryan Holaday, to a minor league deal, the team announced Monday morning.
After agreeing to terms with all four remaining eligible players (Trey Mancini, Mychal Givens, Hanser Alberto, and Miguel Castro), the Orioles have made another move, claiming infielder Richard Ureña off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.
Miguel Castro, relief pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles, has reported that he was robbed at gunpoint in his native country, the Dominican Republic.
Up next on The Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is left-handed pitcher, No. 11 overall Keegan Akin. The 24-year-old starting pitching prospect was drafted in the second round of the 2016 draft (54 overall) out of Western Michigan.
The Orioles have gotten their veteran middle infielder, as multiple reports have indicated that the team has signed shortstop Jose Iglesias to a one-year, $2.5 million deal.
On Sunday, The Baltimore Orioles added a potential rotation piece signing right-handed pitcher Kohl Stewart to a Major League contract for 2020.
Up next on The Baltimore Battery’s Prospect Profiles is 22-year-old outfielder, No. 13 overall prospect Ryan McKenna. McKenna was drafted in the fourth round of the 2015 MLB Draft and later signed with the Orioles out of.
The Orioles have put the final piece of the coaching puzzle together, as they have hired former big league reliever, Darren Holmes, to be their next bullpen coach, according to an industry source.
Coming up next on The Baltimore Battery Prospect Profiles Countdown is 25-year-old right-handed pitcher Hunter Harvey. Orioles fans are likely familiar with Harvey, as the former first round pick made seven appearances at Camden Yards this past season.
Over the past two years, the Rule 5 Draft has become as important to Baltimore Orioles fans as free agency, with the team routinely using the draft to add to the major league club.
Throughout the long history of the Baltimore Orioles, few have had an impact on the team and community like Adam Jones had. After one season in Arizona in 2019 that followed an 11-year reign in Baltimore, the San Diego native has agreed to a two-year contract with the Orix Buffaloes.
Most Orioles fans are buckled up and ready for a very difficult, high-loss season in 2020 and possibly for years beyond. And who can blame them? The team is in an active rebuild, and winning games has become a secondary goal.
The Winter Meetings are officially underway, as the Orioles have claimed right-handed pitcher Marcos Diplan off waivers from the Detroit Tigers.