Baltimore Orioles

Orioles avoid arbitration by signing reliever Hunter to one-year deal

January 13, 2015 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE The Orioles announced Monday that they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Tommy Hunter on a one-year contract, thus avoiding arbitration. Hunter, 28, went 3-2 with a 2.97 ERA (60.2IP, 20ER) and a career-high 11 saves in 60 games with the Orioles in 2014. Over 226 games (75 starts) in the majors, [...]

Pat Santarone named to Baseball Groundskeepers Hall of Fame

January 09, 2015 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE Late Orioles Head Groundskeeper PAT SANTARONE has today been named one of the newest members of the Major League Baseball Groundskeepers Hall of Fame. Santarone joined the Orioles as Head Groundskeeper in 1969, spending 22 seasons tending the grounds at Memorial Stadium before retiring on Opening Day in 1991. During his tenure, Baltimore [...]

Orioles agree to minor-league deal with catcher Arencibia

Orioles agree to minor-league deal with catcher Arencibia

January 08, 2015 | Luke Jones

The Orioles made one of their most notable additions of an all-too-quiet offseason Thursday with the announcement of a minor-league agreement with veteran catcher J.P. Arencibia. The deal includes an invitation to spring training for the former Toronto Blue Jay and Texas Ranger who has also played a limited number of games at first base. [...]

Mussina once again left out of latest Hall of Fame class

January 06, 2015 | WNST Staff

Orioles place tickets for 2015 FanFest on sale

January 06, 2015 | WNST Staff

PRESS RELEASE FanFest autograph vouchers will go on sale January 17 The launch to the 2015 baseball season will begin on Saturday, January 31, as the Orioles host their annual FanFest event at the Baltimore Convention Center. 2015 FanFest, presented by Visit Sarasota County, will feature appearances by current and former Orioles players and coaches [...]

Late Orioles pitcher Stu Miller one of franchise’s great closers

January 06, 2015 | WNST Staff

Orioles Hall of Famer Stu Miller dies at 87

Orioles Hall of Famer Stu Miller dies at 87

January 05, 2015 | Luke Jones

The relief pitcher was an important part of the 1966 World Series champions.

Former Orioles general manager Hank Peters dies at 90

Former Orioles general manager Hank Peters dies at 90

January 04, 2015 | WNST Staff

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Hank Peters helped build championship baseball in Baltimore and revive the sport in Cleveland. A longtime executive who began his career after serving in World War II, Peters died on Sunday of complications from a recent stroke. He was 90. The Indians said in a statement [...]

Son of former Orioles manager Mazzilli gets 50-game drug ban

December 25, 2014 | WNST Staff

MLB average salary exceeds $3.8 million

December 25, 2014 | WNST Staff