Baltimore Orioles

Orioles add left-hander Barnes, infielder Navarro to 40-man roster

Orioles add left-hander Barnes, infielder Navarro to 40-man roster

November 26, 2014 | Luke Jones

The Orioles officially added two more players to their 40-man roster Wednesday with the acquisition of left-handed relief pitcher Scott Barnes and the signing of infielder Rey Navarro. The 27-year-old Barnes was acquired from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for cash considerations. He appeared in 25 games for Triple-A Columbus in 2014, going 3-2 with [...]

Five former Orioles on this year’s Hall of Fame ballot

November 25, 2014 | WNST Staff

Orioles searching for new hitting coach to replace Presley

Orioles searching for new hitting coach to replace Presley

November 25, 2014 | WNST Staff

Jim Presley spent the last four seasons as Baltimore’s hitting coach.

Orioles add right-handed pitchers Wright, Wilson to 40-man roster

Orioles add right-handed pitchers Wright, Wilson to 40-man roster

November 20, 2014 | Luke Jones

The Orioles selected the contracts of young right-handed pitchers Tyler Wilson and Mike Wright, adding each to the 40-man roster on Thursday. Wanting to protect them from next month’s Rule 5 draft, Wilson and Wright find themselves inching closer to receiving opportunities at the major league level. The 25-year-old Wilson was named the organization’s 2014 [...]

Orioles claim former Red Sox outfielder Hassan off waivers

November 20, 2014 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE The Orioles announced Thursday that they have claimed outfielder Alex Hassan off of waivers from Oakland. Hassan, 26, batted .287/.378/.426 with 40 extra-base hits and 55 RBI in 114 games for Triple-A Pawtucket in 2014. He made his major league debut for Boston on June 1 and went 1-for-8 in in three games [...]

Orioles re-sign relief pitcher Drake to major league deal

November 18, 2014 | Luke Jones

The Orioles elected to keep right-handed pitcher Oliver Drake in the organization by signing the 27-year-old to a major league contract on Tuesday. Before becoming a minor-league free agent this offseason, the 27-year-old had a strong 2014 campaign at Double-A Bowie. In 52 2/3 innings, Drake posted a 3.08 ERA with 31 saves and averaged [...]

Other offseason moves not doing Orioles any favors

Other offseason moves not doing Orioles any favors

November 18, 2014 | Luke Jones

Matt Wieters’ price only figures to climb with Russell Martin inking an $82.5 million contract with Toronto this week.

Pirates sign Monkton resident Burnett to one-year deal

November 14, 2014 | WNST Staff

Trout becomes youngest MVP since Ripken in ’83

November 13, 2014 | WNST Staff

Baseball looking at more ways to speed up pace of game

November 13, 2014 | WNST Staff