| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:39 AM
The Orioles tried not to make a big deal of Wei-Yin Chen’s absence for nearly two months because of a strained oblique.
But the Taiwanese lefty has been exceptionally consistent in his year-plus, major league career and not having him take the...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:09 PM
Because Henry Urrutia hadn't played organized baseball in more than two years when he reported to Orioles spring training, the club was comfortable letting the 26-year-old Cuban outfielder get adjusted to professional baseball in the United States in...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:36 AM
The Orioles’ roster will be shuffling before they open the second half of the season tonight in Texas, and all signs point to left fielder Nolan Reimold heading to the 15-day disabled list.
Reimold was not with the team for its workout in Texas on...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:15 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas --Orioles left fielder Nolan Reimold’s season appears over as he awaits corrective surgery this week to fix a spinal fusion procedure performed last June.
Reimold, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, is scheduled...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:16 AM
Newly acquired Orioles pitcher Francisco Rodriguez is expected to arrive in Kansas City today and be added to the team’s 25-man roster.
The Orioles have already transferred Nolan Reimold to the 60-day DL to get 40-man roster space, but after...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 7:37 AM
First baseman Travis Ishikawa, a big league veteran who was having a strong season at Triple-A Norfolk, filed his written request to exercise the “opt-out” clause in his minor league contract on Sunday morning, according to his representation....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:30 PM
BOSTON -- Throughout their two years together, manager Buck Showalter and executive vice president Dan Duquette have juggled the club’s 25-man and 40-man rosters with aplomb, making sure players are available at the ready.
And that philosophy is...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:29 PM
BOSTON -- It took nearly a full season from the time he collapsed on the field in Sarasota, Fla. in late March until designated hitter Wilson Betemit officially rejoined the Orioles.
It finally happened Tuesday, when Betemit was activated from the 60-day...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:26 PM
BOSTON -- As expected, the Orioles made an interesting move Wednesday, bringing up last year’s No. 1 pick, Kevin Gausman, while sending Tuesday’s starter, Wei-Yin Chen, all the way down to the Gulf Coast League.
Before you say 'wow,' know...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 3:29 PM
NEW YORK — The Orioles made major switches at the catcher position on the first day of roster expansion Sunday, designating backup Taylor Teagarden for assignment while purchasing the contract of veteran Chris Snyder and Baltimore native Steve...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Outfielder Nolan Reimold (hamstring) was scheduled to bat third as the designated hitter at Double-A Bowie on Friday, but the Baysox's contest was rained out. They will play a doubleheader Saturday against Harrisburg.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:38 PM
In need of an extra bullpen arm, the Orioles recalled right-hander Jair Jurrjens from Triple-A Norfolk before Saturday's game against the New York Yankees and designated first baseman Travis Ishikawa for assignment.
“I just felt like we needed some...