After suffering a high ankle sprain against the Miami Marlins April 20, Orioles right fielder Anthony Santander will join the Double-A Bowie Baysox tomorrow on his first rehab assignment since his injury.
The Orioles paid a visit to beautiful Citi Field in New York, as the O’s and Mets took part in a short two-game interleague series, one that featured a fantastic pitcher’s duel in game one and the return of “The Dark Knight” to his old stomping grounds in game two.
After a frustrating loss to the Mets in last night’s ballgame, the O’s are looking to split their short two-game series with New York.
Following a series loss at home to the Boston Red Sox, the Orioles travel to Citi Field to take on the New York Mets in a short two-game series. Luckily for the O’s, Mets ace and the best pitcher in baseball, Jacob deGrom, is not set to pitch. Phew!
The Orioles had a chance to break even after a successful road trip. However, the Boston Red Sox and their A.L.-East-leading record stood in the way in this four-game home stand for the Birds.
The Norfolk Tides took a series loss in the opening week of the minor league season, taking two out of six games against the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp. The pitching was the main struggle in this series, as Norfolk was outscored 44 to 30. Although this was the case, there were a few notable appearances fromContinue reading “Tides lose 4 of 6 against Jacksonville in opening series: Weekly Recap 5/4/21 – 5/9/21”
The Delmarva Shorebirds split their opening series of the 2021 season with the Salem Red Sox, after a week full of rain outs and doubleheaders.
The O’s are trying to avoid a sweep from the Boston Red Sox tonight in the series finale of this four-game set from Camden Yards.
The Aberdeen IronBirds kicked off their 2021 season on May 4, 2021, their first game since September 2, 2019. Then a part of the shortened season NY-Pen League, the IronBirds now are the Orioles’ Single-A affiliate and feature a plethora of what could be future studs in their roster.
The first full week of minor league baseball was kind to the Bowie Baysox, as they took the first series of the season from the Altoona Curve three games to two.
It’s a special Mother’s Day game of baseball between the first place Boston Red Sox and the hometown Baltimore Orioles.
After a tough loss in game one last night, the O’s are looking to get back in the win column tonight in game two.
The Orioles, winners of four of their last six, travel back home after a road trip out in California and Washington to play the rival Boston Red Sox for four.
Ask any amount of random baseball fans to name one thing about the Baltimore Orioles as a team and organization. From a good amount of those fans, you’ll hear about the organizations woes when it comes to starting pitchers over the last few decades.
After a frustrating loss in game two last night, the O’s are looking to win their second straight series this afternoon in Seattle.
After an impressive comeback win last night, the O’s are back at it against the Seattle Mariners tonight in game two action.
The minor leagues are officially back, and the Baby Birds are back in action at all levels tonight!
The Norfolk Tides, the Triple-A affiliate of the Orioles, have officially announced their roster for the 2021 minor league season.
The Orioles continue their road trip out west, following an impressive series win against a very good Oakland Athletics team. Now with three games against the Mariners next on the schedule, the Orioles have a good chance to make this a very successful road trip.
The O’s travel north to Seattle to play the Mariners for three games, after winning their first west coast series against the Oakland A’s this weekend.
In what was a hard fought series, the Orioles came away with a series win against the Oakland Athletics. The Orioles visited the Coliseum in Oakland, a stadium in which the O’s historically play under par. This weekend, however, the Orioles were ready to play and were able to steal a series victory from theContinue reading “O’s take series against A’s in Oakland: Series Recap 4/30/21 – 5/2/21”
The new High-A affiliate of the Orioles, the Aberdeen IronBirds, have officially announced their roster for the 2021 minor league season.
The O’s look to complete their second sweep of the season, as they play the Oakland A’s this afternoon in this three-game series finale.
The time has finally come! Our minor league teams are gearing up for their 2021 season, the first since 2019. The Double-A affiliate for the Orioles, the Bowie Baysox, are featuring some of the O’s top prospect on their roster to start the season.
After an impressive 3-2 win in last night’s game, the O’s look to stay in the win column and continue their success on the road in game two this afternoon.
Following a series split against the Yankees, the Orioles begin their next road trip by heading out to Oakland to play a three-game set against the A’s.
The Delmarva Shorebirds have announced their break camp roster as assigned by the Orioles. The roster features five Top-30 prospects, as well as four returning Shorebirds from the historic 2019 South Atlantic League Northern Division Champion first half title campaign.
The Yankees came to visit Camden Yards for the first time this season, and it was a hard fought series for the O’s, who came away with two separate one-run victories in this set.
The O’s are going for a series split today against the New York Yankees, who have won the last two games from Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
After taking a tough 5-1 loss last night, the O’s look to get back in the win column tonight against the New York Yankees from beautiful Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
After an impressive 4-2 victory in game one last night, the O’s look to keep their win streak going tonight against those New York Yankees.
The Orioles are set to host four more games before a weeklong road trip, all four against the New York Yankees. The O’s are riding some momentum, as they just snapped the Oakland A’s 13-game win streak following a 8-1 victory on Sunday.
The Orioles had their hands full this weekend, as the red hot Oakland Athletics made a trip to Camden Yards. The A’s entered this series on an 11-game win streak, while the O’s looked to snap a six-game losing streak to the A’s.
The O’s are looking to avoid a series sweep from the Oakland A’s today with a win that will snap Oakland’s 13-game win streak.
After losing the first game of this three-game set last night, the O’s look to break the Oakland Athletics’ 12-game win streak in game two tonight.
Coming to Camden Yards next are the red hot Oakland Athletics. The Orioles will have their hands full in this series, as they face off against the hottest team in the American League.
The Orioles headed into Miami this week in search of their first back-to-back series wins of the season. Unfortunately, they were unable to win the series, instead splitting it one game a piece.
The O’s look to sweep this brief two-game series against the Miami Marlins today, after an impressive 7-5 win in last night’s contest.
The Orioles flew into Miami for a two-game series, following a series win against the Rangers. Despite the offense not being the best, the pitching was phenomenal. In this series, an offense that picks up production for a pitching staff that was great in the last series should bring another series win.
The series belongs to the Birds, but can they bring the brooms out and sweep the Rangers? We’ll find out today, as the O’s wrap up this three-game series in Arlington, TX.
After breaking the losing streak last night, the O’s are looking to win game two of this series against the Texas Rangers from Arlington, TX.
For the first time, the Baltimore Orioles are making a trip to Globe Life Field in Arlington, TX. This will be a three-game series that will feature Jorge López on the mound in game one, undecided for game two, and John Means in game three.
The Orioles were slated to finish off the first home stand of the season with a four-game set against the Mariners. Due to Mother Nature, all four games of this series were played as two sets of seven-inning doubleheaders, as Monday and Wednesday’s games were both postponed.
After splitting an exciting day-night doubleheader two nights ago, the O’s look to continue their brief win streak in yet another doubleheader today against the scrappy Seattle Mariners.
The season is still young. However, after 11 games, we can begin to assess players and their early production.
After a tough extra inning loss in game one, the O’s look to split their doubleheader with the Mariners in game two.
The Orioles are slated off to finish their first home stand of the season with a four-game series against the Seattle Mariners.
After a rain out last night, the O’s and Mariners will play two seven-inning games today from beautiful Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
The Orioles made their return to Camden Yards after a six-game road trip, and for the first time since 2019, it was in front of fans. After dropping two out of three to the Yankees, our Orioles looked to bounce back against the Red Sox. Unfortunately, that did not happen.
The O’s will try and avoid a sweep from the Boston Red Sox this afternoon from beautiful Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
The O’s are back at it after a nice day off to face the division rival Boston Red Sox in game two of this three-game set.
The Orioles avoided the sweep in the Bronx with a wild extra-inning finish to complete the first road trip of the year, thus bringing the team home for the home opener this afternoon!
After an opening series sweep of the Boston Red Sox, the Orioles headed south for a showdown with Gerrit Cole and the New York Yankees.
Looking to avoid a sweep against them, the O’s are back in action one more time against the Yankees before they head home to play the first series at Camden Yards this season.
After the first loss of the season last night, the O’s look to get back in the win column tonight against the New York Yankees, again from the Bronx.
After a clean sweep in Boston, the Orioles head to the Bronx for a three-game set against “The Evil Empire”, the New York Yankees.
There’s no better way to start a season than with a series sweep on the road. For the first time since 2017, the Orioles did just that, taking all three games of this first series over the Red Sox at Fenway.
Birdland couldn’t have asked for a better start to the 2021 season than an opening series win against the Boston Red Sox. And that’s exactly what the O’s have done.
The Orioles are 1-0 to start the 2021 season, as they defeated the Boston Red Sox on Opening Day by a score of 3-0. They look to keep the streak going in game two this afternoon.
It is finally here! Opening Day is here! We hope all you fans are as excited as we are here at The Baltimore Battery. But before we can kick off the season, we must bring our first series preview of the new season!
We’ve made it, Birdland! The last day of Grapefruit League play is today, as the Orioles play the Tampa Bay Rays for their last game of spring training from beautiful Ed Smith Stadium.
For the final time this year, the O’s will play the Pittsburgh Pirates in Grapefruit League action from beautiful Ed Smith Stadium.
Earlier this week, the Orioles announced its three newest members of the team’s Hall of Fame. These inductees are former outfielder Mike Devereaux, former shortstop JJ Hardy, and former radio commentator Joe Angel.
The Orioles made an unexpected roster move this evening, as the club acquired right-handed pitcher Adam Plutko from the Cleveland Indians, according to John Meoli of The Baltimore Sun.
The O’s put on a show last night against a World Series favorite, the New York Yankees. Today, the Birds play yet another World Series favorite, the Atlanta Braves, in Grapefruit League action.
With Opening Day in our sights, there are a few things O’s fans should know before the start of the 2021 season. This is the third edition of SpringNotes!
The O’s had the bats on fire last night in a 10-9 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates, and they look to keep it going tonight against the New York Yankees.
Since his hiring in 2018, Mike Elias has constantly loaded the Orioles farm system, mostly as returns from trades he has pulled off. Our No. 18 overall prospect is another one of those reruns; left-handed pitcher Kevin Smith.
Boy, did the Birds look good yesterday! Coming off a 4-3 win against the Tampa Bay Rays, the O’s look to continue their success against another A.L. East rival, the Boston Red Sox.
After a close game loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates yesterday afternoon, the O’s return home to Ed Smith Stadium to play the reigning American League Champion Tampa Bay Rays.
The O’s make one last trip to Bradenton, FL, today to play the Pittsburgh Pirates in spring training action.
The O’s are on a three-game winning streak and are looking to keep it going this afternoon against the Minnesota Twins at beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in sunny Sarasota, FL.
The O’s are back at beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, FL, to battle the division rival New York Yankees in exhibition action.
The O’s are back after their day off yesterday, and they are headed to Bradenton, FL, to face off against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The O’s are looking for a little luck of the Irish tonight, as they wear special St. Patrick’s Day caps to face the Atlanta Braves.
The bats finally came alive for the O’s yesterday, as they came up victorious in a 12-3 win over the Pirates. Today, the Birds look to keep the offense hot against the Tampa Bay Rays.
UPDATE: Maikel Franco will have a $800K salary and will receive $200K in incentives if he is traded, according to MLB Network insider Jon Heyman. The Orioles have placed RHP Hunter Harvey on the 60-day IL to make room on the 40-man roster. The Baltimore Orioles are finalizing a deal with third baseman Maikel Franco,Continue reading “O’s sign Maikel Franco to 1-year deal”
The Orioles are set to play the Pittsburgh Pirates this afternoon from beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in sunny Sarasota, FL.
After being one-hit by the Blue Jays yesterday afternoon, the O’s look to get back in the win column today against the Detroit Tigers.
The O’s are looking to get back in the win column, as they take on the division rival Toronto Blue Jays.
Orioles legend Nick Markakis has officially announced his retirement from Major League Baseball. No. 21 will forever be remembered in Birdland, and he’ll always be Mr. Consistency!
Finally, the news we have all been waiting for! There will be fans in Baltimore in 2021! According to The Baltimore Sun, OPACY will operate at 25% capacity, allowing about 11,000 fans in attendance to start the season!
After a tough 7-5 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the O’s are looking to get back in the win column against the other Pennsylvania team, the Philadelphia Phillies.
The O’s are looking to stay in the win column, taking on the Pittsburgh Pirates in more spring training action from Bradenton, FL.
The Orioles are back in action from beautiful Ed Smith Stadium in sunny Sarasota, FL, to play the division rival Toronto Blue Jays.
After the first off day of spring, the O’s are back in Grapefruit League action today against the Minnesota Twins in Fort Myers, FL.
The O’s are looking to get back in the win column, after taking the loss in a close game last night against the Detroit Tigers.
The O’s are looking to get back in the win column, after taking a tough 13-4 loss yesterday to the Toronto Blue Jays.
The O’s are back in action today against the Toronto Blue Jays, after an impressive 6-3 win against the Boston Red Sox yesterday afternoon.
Coming up next on our Prospect Profiles series is the O’s No. 20 overall prospect, the left-hander from Australia, Alex Wells!
After coming off their first win of the spring, the Orioles are back in action, as they take on the division rival Boston Red Sox at Ed Smith Stadium in sunny Sarasota, FL.
Still looking for their first win after a 4-2 loss against the Yankees yesterday, the O’s are back at it today from CoolToday Park to face the Atlanta Braves.
The Orioles are set to see their division rivals, the New York Yankees, for the first time this spring. In a showdown of starting pitchers, who will be seeing each other again, John Means and Jordan Montgomery take the hill against each other this afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, FL.
The O’s are back at it today from Clearwater, FL, as they gear up to play the Philadelphia Phillies in the second game of the spring.
Ladies and gentlemen, it’s finally here! The first game of spring training us upon us, and with that gives us our first lineup of the 2021 baseball season!
Welcome back to another edition of SpringNotes! In this series, we provide Birdland with some information about what is happening at O’s spring training camp! So, let’s get right into it!
Another outfielder? Really? Believe it or not, the Orioles have a nice outfielder brewing in their system, who is just about ready to see some major league time in 2021. This kid is named Ryan McKenna, and he’s up next on The Baltimore Battery’s Prospect Profiles series!
Up next on this year’s Prospect Profiles is a new member of Baltimore’s farm system, Tyler Nevin! The return in last year’s Mychal Givens trade, Nevin plays first and third base and also positions in the outfield.
Hello, Battery Fam, and welcome back to another edition of Battery Q&A! In this series, we answer all of your Orioles questions that you submit to us via Facebook and Twitter! We have a few interesting topics to cover this week, so let’s get right into it!
Along with the rest of the Orioles affiliate teams, the Bowie Baysox finally released their 2021 schedule.