| 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....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Chris Davis will get a day off from playing first base in this afternoon’s series finale against the Tigers, allowing newly added Travis Ishikawa to start.
Davis, who leads the majors with 24 homers, will be the Orioles’ DH today, hitting...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 10:50 AM
First baseman Travis Ishikawa, who was designated for assignment on June 29, was claimed by the New York Yankees on waivers Sunday afternoon.
Ishikawa, 29, had two hits in 17 at-bats in his brief time with the Orioles. He had batted .316 with a .413 on-...
| 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...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Second baseman Brian Roberts is expected to play for the Orioles this weekend for the first time since April.
And when he returns to the team, he will regain his starting spot at second base.
“If and when he comes back, yeah,” Orioles...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Don’t compare the intensity of the meetings between the Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays to the heated rivalry games between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox quite yet, but make no doubt that there was no love lost between the teams following...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Orioles left-hander Brian Matusz, competing for the fifth starter’s spot, took a step backward Sunday, allowing five runs in four innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Matusz was staked an 8-0 lead in the first inning, but allowed two runs in...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:48 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter knows the numbers don’t add up.
The Orioles were successful in strengthening their depth this offseason, but the glut of outfielders will make it difficult to keep all of them in the organization.
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:05 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Right-hander Jair Jurrjens was hoping to show the Orioles once more what he can do on the mound before the club makes its final roster decisions.
A line drive off the bat of Thomas Neal ended Jurrjens' last audition 21 pitches...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:55 AM
The Orioles are considering adding first baseman Travis Ishikawa to their 25-man roster before tonight’s game in Detroit, according to an industry source.
Ishikawa officially exercised an opt-out clause in his contract on Sunday, giving the...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:46 PM
DETROIT — The Orioles waited until the 11th hour, but they added Travis Ishikawa to the 25-man roster Tuesday just before they were about to lose the hot-hitting first baseman because of an opt-out clause in his minor league contract.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:57 PM
In his sixth rehabilitation start for Triple-A Norfolk, left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada allowed eight runs (seven earned) on six hits and two walks at Indianapolis. Wada struck out two batters and allowed a grand slam to Brett Carroll in the first inning. He&...