Following an exciting walk-off victory to avoid a sweep, the Baltimore Orioles now host another AL East opponent, this time the Tampa Bay Rays! Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
The Orioles last night traded lefty Paul Fry to the Arizona Diamondbacks for 19-year-old righty pitcher, Luis Osorio. Stephen Heckman reports:
Orioles right-hander Matt Harvey has officially been suspended 60 games for distribution of a banned substance. Stephen Heckman reports:
It’s a year of debuts in Birdland, as the O’s have called-up left-hander Nick Vespi from Triple-A Norfolk! Justin Sutphin reports:
Another rough week for the Shorebirds saw individual accomplishments shine. Justin Sutphin recaps the week in Shorebirds baseball:
The O’s have returned home to Camden Yards after a tough road trip, but it won’t get any easier with the Yankees in town. Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
It was another rough week in Norfolk, as they Tides dropped another series. Stephen Heckman recaps your week in Tides baseball:
Would you be surprised if we told you it was a great series for the IronBirds? We didn’t think so! Stephen Heckman recaps your week in IronBirds baseball:
Welcome to an overview of Bowie’s trip to Reading, Pennsylvania, to face the Fightin Phils, but don’t blink. Reading time – two minutes.
Adley Rutschman’s promotion to the big leagues is quickly upon us! But when exactly will that day be? Steve Katz tells us how it’s anyone’s guess at this point in time:
The O’s are headed north, as they go to the Motor City to play old friend Jonathan Schoop and the Detroit Tigers in a three-game set! Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
The Orioles are hot, as they won yet another series, this time against the St. Louis Cardinals! Justin Sutphin recaps another exciting series:
The Orioles have announced their Minor League Players of the Month as infielder César Prieto and right-handed pitcher Ryan Watson! Stephen Heckman reports:
Kyle Bradish is here to stay, after a dominant start against the St. Louis Cardinals last night! Stephen Heckman reports:
The O’s begin their road trip in the Mid-West with three against the St. Louis Cardinals! Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
It was another up and down week for the Shorebirds, as they split their six-game series with the Columbia Fireflies. Justin Sutphin recaps the week in Shorebirds baseball:
It was yet another impressive series win for the IronBirds, as they showed off against the Brooklyn Cyclones! Stephen Heckman recaps your week in IronBirds baseball:
The Baysox had a much-needed series win over the Harrisburg Senators, with contributions from three of the organization’s top prospects! Stephen Heckman recaps your week in Baysox baseball:
The O’s have taken another series win, as they took two of three from the Kansas City Royals! Justin Sutphin recaps the series:
A tough road trip for the Tides had a few bright spots, like another great start from Grayson Rodriguez and the 2022 debut for Adley Rutschman at the Triple-A level. Steve Katz recaps your week in Tides baseball:
The O’s are set to battle the rain and the visiting Kansas City Royals for a three-game set. Stephen Heckman has your Series Preview:
The O’s split their four-game series against the Minnesota Twins, winning the final two games of the series. Justin Sutphin recaps the series:
As announced earlier today, O’s top prospects Adley Rutschman and D.L. Hall will be added to the Triple-A Norfolk Tides roster Friday. Stephen Heckman reports:
The Orioles have claimed left-hander Logan Allen off waivers from the Cleveland Guardians. Stephen Heckman reports:
The Norfolk Tides had a miserable series against the Stripers, dropping five of six. Stephen Heckman recaps your week in Tides baseball:
The O’s continue their homestand with four games against Carlos Correa and the Minnesota Twins. Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
The IronBirds won five straight against the Blue Claws, with a little help from rehabbing top prospects Adley Rutschman and D.L. Hall. Stephen Heckman recaps your week in IronBirds baseball:
The O’s are at it again, as they took two out of three from the Red Sox this weekend from beautiful Camden Yards. Justin Sutphin recaps the series:
A 1-5 week for the Baysox was outshined by the announcement of the rehab promotions of top prospects Adley Rutschman and D.L. Hall. Steve Katz reports:
The O’s are back home at beautiful Oriole Park at Camden Yards to play the division rival Boston Red Sox in a three-game series. Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
The O’s had an absolutely brutal series sweep handed to them by the New York Yankees. Justin Sutphin recaps this series from the Bronx:
As announced earlier today, the Orioles are calling up their No. 10 prospect, right-hander Kyle Bradish, to start tomorrow night against the Boston Red Sox in his Major League debut. Stephen Heckman reports:
For the second time in just two weeks, the Orioles and Yankees match-up with one another, this time in the Bronx.
Our own Steve Katz reports on the Adam Jones invitation drama and the recent news of MASN’s broadcast team going back on the road for away games:
The Shorebirds had a struggle of a week, taking just one of six from the Pelicans. Justin Sutphin recaps your week in Shorebirds baseball:
The Baysox have won yet another series, this time topping the Akron RubberDucks. Justin Sutphin recaps the week in Baysox baseball:
The IronBirds are rolling through the South Atlantic League, taking four of six from the Greensboro Grasshoppers. Stephen Heckman recaps your week in IronBirds baseball:
The Tides split their first series against the Durham Bulls this past week. Stephen Heckman recaps your week in Tides baseball:
The Orioles won their second series of the season, taking two of three from the Los Angeles Angels. Justin Sutphin recaps the series:
As announced earlier today, John Means will undergo Tommy John Surgery, ending his 2022 season. Stephen Heckman reports:
The O’s wrap up their early West Coast trip with three against Shohei Ohtani, Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels. Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
With ESPN’s latest MLB Power Rankings having the Orioles as the worst team in baseball to start the season, our very own Stephen Heckman explains that no matter how much the O’s prove people’s expectations wrong, respect will always be rarely mentioned:
The O’s dropped 3 of 4 from the Oakland A’s, in what was a tough series on a lot of notes. Justin Sutphin recaps the series from the Oakland Coliseum:
Jake Arrieta had an up and down 12-year career, but it was more on the downside in his time with the Orioles. Steve Katz relives the career of the big righty:
O’s No. 10 prospect, right-hander Kyle Bradish, has been named International League Pitcher of the Week. Stephen Heckman reports:
Following an exciting series victory over the New York Yankees, Brandon Hyde and his squad travel out to face the only team that spends less than the Orioles, the lack of Moneyball Oakland Athletics. Justin Sutphin has your Series Preview:
The Baysox took three of five games from the Birmingham Rumble Ponies this week, after one game was postponed. Justin Sutphin recaps this week of Baysox baseball:
The Shorebirds split their six-game series with the Lynchburg Hillcats this past week. Justin Sutphin recaps the week in Shorebirds baseball:
The Aberdeen IronBirds split their six-game series with the Wilmington Blue Rocks, giving them a 6-3 record to begin the season. Stephen Heckman recaps the week in IronBirds baseball:
The Norfolk Tides took five of six against the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders this week, improving their season record to 8-4. Stephen Heckman recaps your week in Tides baseball:
The O’s picked up their first series win of 2022, and it happened against the division rival New York Yankees. Justin Sutphin recaps the series:
Many outfield prospects in the Orioles farm system are knocking on the door to the big leagues in 2022, but maybe none more than the O’s No. 8 prospect, Kyle Stowers. Stephen Heckman reports:
The O’s celebrate Jackie Robinson Day with a visit from the Bronx Bombers! It’s the first O’s and Yanks series of the 2022 season, and Justin Sutphin gives you our Series Preview of what to expect this weekend:
The Orioles have scored just 12 runs in six games this season, and they have two hitting coaches. Steve Katz reports on the two-headed hitting coach concept:
The O’s won their home opener but dropped two of three against the Milwaukee Brewers in their first series at Camden Yards in 2022. Justin Sutphin recaps the series:
Keegan Akin has shined so far this season going from the starting rotation to the bullpen, and he seems to like his new role with the team! Stephen Heckman reports:
The Delmarva Shorebirds lost their season-opening series two games to one. Justin Sutphin tells us which players shined to begin 2022:
For the first time in 2022, the Orioles will play baseball at Camden Yards.
The Orioles were handed a sweep to start the season courtesy of the Tampa Bay Rays. Justin Sutphin recaps the opening series:
Hudson Haskin highlighted a 1-2 opening weekend for the Bowie Baysox by hitting three home runs in one game, tying a Baysox record, in Sunday’s 11-6 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels.
The Aberdeen IronBirds opened up the 2022 season with a bang, as they swept the Jersey Shore BlueClaws in three games. Stephen Heckman reports on who stood out this weekend:
The Norfolk Tides began their season winning three of six from the Charlotte Knights. Stephen Heckman reports your weekly recap of Tides baseball:
Baltimore native Bruce Zimmermann will be the first Marylander to start the Orioles home opener since the late Tom Phoebus in 1968. Steve Katz reports:
Grayson Rodriguez shined in his Triple-A debut last night for the Norfolk Tides! Stephen Heckman reports on just how good he was:
Opening Day is here, Birdland! And with it comes our first Series Preview of the 2022 O’s season! Justin Sutphin gives us all the details we need to know for the Opening Series against the Tampa Bay Rays:
The Tides got their first win of the season last night in walk-off fashion! A five-run comeback, along with a strong showing from the bullpen, helped Norfolk come out on top. Stephen Heckman reports:
The Orioles have re-signed right-handed veteran Matt Harvey to a minor deal and have traded infielder Mason McCoy to the Seattle Mariners. Stephen Heckman reports:
In this opinion piece from our very own wild card Scott Tomko, he discusses his thoughts on how the 2022 season will play out based on the current state of the big league roster.
The Baby Birds are back, and baseball on Delmarva is ready to kick off Friday, April 8, at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium against the Fredericksburg Nationals.
Opening Day is just over 24 hours away, and the Orioles have officially announced their 2022 Opening Day roster! Stephen Heckman reports:
The Aberdeen IronBirds have officially announced their Opening Day roster! Justin Sutphin reports on who to keep an eye out for this year at the High-A level:
The Bowie Baysox have officially announced their 2022 Opening Day roster! Stephen Heckman reports on who to keep an eye on this year at the Double-A level:
The Orioles have traded relievers Tanner Scott and Cole Sulser to the Miami Marlins. Justin Sutphin reports the details of the deal, including the O’s return package:
John Means, Jordan Lyles and now Tyler Wells have all made the O’s starting rotation out of spring. But who will fill the four and five spots? Steve Katz reports:
The Orioles have agreed to terms with Trey Mancini on a new contract for the 2022 season, avoiding arbitration. Stephen Heckman reports:
With Spring Training in full swing and the season only a week away, the Orioles roster is starting to take shape.
The Norfolk Tides are set to open up their season Tuesday, April 5, at home against the Charlotte Knights, and the team has officially announced their Opening Day roster to begin the 2022 minor league season.
Grayson Rodriguez’s up and down outing, Carlos Correa’s unique contract and much more. Steve Katz reports:
Ladies and gentlemen of Birdland, the Baltimore Orioles play baseball today. We know, right?
The O’s have added to their catching depth by signing Beau Taylor to a minor league deal. Stephen Heckman reports:
The Orioles have re-signed right-hander Chris Ellis to a minor league deal, with an invite to spring training. Plus, Adley Rutschman has been sidelined and much more. Stephen Heckman reports:
The Orioles have signed utility man Chris Owings and re-signed right-hander Conner Greene to minor league deals, with invites to spring training. Stephen Heckman has all the details:
The Orioles have announced their 2022 spring training non-roster invitees! Writer Stephen Heckman gives us insight on who could stand out and maybe even earn a roster spot:
After the Orioles officially announced the signing of right-hander Jordan Lyles this evening, GM Mike Elias has made another depth move.
The first question I had, after being thrilled to hear MLB’s owners and players had settled their differences Thursday, was: Why is it only a five-year agreement?
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the world where billionaires look to instill their power over millionaires, only to come up in the end breaking even.
Orioles Minor League Camp is underway! Wayland Abernathy III will guide you through it all by giving you names to look out for this spring!
DJ Stewart is 28 years old and hasn’t shown that he can consistently produce in the big leagues. Is this season his last chance for the Orioles? Jared Watson has the story:
Left field wall construction thoughts, service time manipulation and CBA thoughts. Let’s talk about it!
The Norfolk Tides have announced their promotional schedule for the 2022 season. Stephen Heckman reports:
It’s March 31, 2022! Here I stand looking at the numbers off Eutaw Street. My eyes glance out to the green grass that fills the outfield. The smell of infield dirt circles the air as a gentle breeze fills the warm sunny day.
Multiple sources have confirmed that the Orioles and GM Mike Elias had interest in free agent shortstop Carlos Correa prior to the MLB lockout. Would a deal to bring Correa to Baltimore make too much sense? Justin Sutphin reports:
The Orioles and the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network have announced the broadcast team for the upcoming 2022 season. Wayland Abernathy III reports:
The Baltimore Orioles have stayed busy with their Minor League organizations this offseason, and that statement was true yet again earlier this afternoon.
Baseball’s relationship with the No. 7 is one that spans more than a century. But why is that lucky number so crucial to the sport’s future? Stephen Heckman reports:
The Orioles have made another Minor League move during the MLB lockdown, as the team has signed Shed Long to a minors deal.
Jared Watson reports:
OPINON-BASED PIECE: Anyone with any interest in baseball is well aware that owners locked out players on December 1, 2021, after spending $2.1 billion in new contracts and contract extensions.
It was an exciting day for not only Maryland’s Eastern Shore but for Birdland fans all across the state and country, as the Low-A Delmarva Shorebirds have officially announced their promotional schedule for the upcoming 2022 season.
Major League Baseball may be locked out as owners and players fight over money, but that doesn’t mean the Minor Leagues can’t conduct business as usual.
Anyone who has followed Orioles baseball since the hiring of GM Mike Elias has seen the incredible upturn of the once barren O’s farm system. And in the last three years, that farm system, quite literally, has gone from worst to first.