The Orioles offered contracts to all but one of their 10 arbitration-eligible players in advance of the Friday’s midnight non-tender deadline.
The only player the team did not receive a contract offer was right-hander Vance Worley, who will become a free agent and is able to sign with any team.Read more
The Orioles acquired outfielder Adam Walker -- whose impressive power numbers in the minor leagues have been dimmed by overwhelming strikeout totals – by claiming the 25-year-old off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers, the team announced on Friday.
Walker, a third-round pick of the Minnesota Twins in 2012, was designated for assignment by the Brewers four days ago.Read more
Orioles manager Buck Showalter, during his appearance as part of the team’s Hot Stove radio show on 105.7 The Fan, rightfully praised his bullpen as a strength that can be expected to improve in 2017.
“We might/could improve by having, say a Donnie Hart all year,” Showalter said on the show. “We might/could improve by having a healthy Darren O’Day all year. He only pitched, what 30 innings this year?Read more
Orioles manager Buck Showalter shared his thoughts on a number of surface-level issues relating to the offseason Thursday on the team’s Hot Stove radio show on 105.7 The Fan, spanning from the upcoming winter meetings to free agency and some of the impacts of the new CBA.Read more
Thanks to the World Baseball Classic, the Orioles will report to spring training a bit early this season.Read more
The Orioles have signed outfielder Logan Schafer to a minor league deal, the club announced on Thursday.Read more