At 3 p.m. Wednesday, Steve Pearce was in Frederick preparing to take batting practice for his third rehabilitation game with the High-A Keys. By 7 p.m., Pearce was at Camden Yards, batting ninth as the Orioles' designated hitter in an 11-0 loss to the Houston Astros.
The Orioles placed right-hander Jason Hammel on the disabled list with a flexor mass in his right arm retroactive to Monday, manager Buck Showalter said before Wednesday's game against the Houston Astros. He's eligible to return Aug. 13.
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.
Reserve outfielder Steve Pearce, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list with tendinitis in his left wrist Friday, received an injection Monday and will head to the Orioles' spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla., on Tuesday.
The Orioles have placed outfielder Steve Pearce on the 15-day disabled list with left wrist tendinitis, retroactive to Thursday, and have activated right-hander Miguel Gonzalez from the paternity list.
Triple-A Norfolk first baseman Travis Ishikawa, who was named the Orioles¿ organizational player of the month for May, has asked through his representation for an early opt-out of his contract, but it has not been granted.
One night after Camden Yards was transformed into a slipping, sliding mud bowl by heavy rainstorms, the Orioles played one of their crispest games of the season on a pleasant baseball Tuesday evening in Baltimore.
An ESPN report Tuesday that roughly 20 major league players will be suspended for their involvement with performance-enhancing drugs as part of the Miami-based Biogenesis clinic scandal has been met with trepidation by Orioles officials.
The Orioles earned a good win in Anaheim on Saturday afternoon. I¿ll admit that given the huge momentum swing that took place in the late innings at Angel Stadium, I thought it would surely end in an Orioles loss.
Orioles reserve catcher Taylor Teagarden is out likely three to four weeks after taking a foul ball to the tip of his left thumb in the sixth inning of the Orioles' 7-3 win over the Oakland A's on Saturday.