Orioles Rumors & News

  • Tyler Skaggs pulled early, Angels top Orioles to extras, 1-0

    Los Angeles Times "KEY MOMENT: Tyler Skaggs, who allowed no hits, struck out seven and walked two in 42/3 innings, felt his fingers go numb after he "over-pronated" on a pitch in the fifth. He was pulled because of a forearm strain. The left-hander regained feeling in his fingers and full range of motion by game's..." August 01

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    Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

    Source: Orioles LHP prospect Eduardo Rodriguez going to Boston for Andrew Miller.

  • Ubaldo Jimenez pitches 4 2/3 innings in rehab start for Aberdeen

    Baltimore Sun "Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez made his first injury rehabilitation start at short-season Single-A Aberdeen on Tuesday night, throwing 4 2/3 innings against the Tri-City ValleyCats at Ripken Stadium and allowing one unearned run, five hits and three walks. Jimenez, who remains on the..." July 30

  • Manny Machado's home run wins it for Orioles in the 12th over Angels

    CSN Baltimore "Manny Machado knew it. As soon as he hit Cory Rasmus’ pitch, Machado could watch it and enjoy what was to come. "It was a blast. Once I hit it, I knew it was out. At that point, it was just excitement running through my body,” Machado said. “I got chills rounding the bases.” Machado’s home..." July 30

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    Pete Abraham @PeteAbe

    #RedSox in discussions on a deal that would end Jon Lester to the #Orioles sources from both teams say. Would return a pitcher

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    Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

    One option being considered by the Orioles: Emilio Bonifacio, who has an OPS over 1,000 against left-handed pitching. http://t.co/L9daZ9CJlR

  • Orioles, Nationals engaged in massive TV contract legal dispute

    SB Nation "The O's and Nats are not loving thy neighbor. The Orioles and Nationals are engaged in a hotly contested legal battle centered around the TV contract the teams agreed to in 2005, according to Eriq Gardner of The Hollywood Reporter. The initial agreement, which was put into place when the..." July 30

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    Orioles among the teams that have contacted Red Sox on Jon Lester, sources tell @Ken_Rosenthal and me. @FOXSports1

  • Young pitches Mariners to 4-3 win over Orioles

    Seattle Post-Intelligencer "Four months ago, Chris Young was on the verge of retiring from baseball. Good thing for the Mariners he decided to give the game another shot. Young allowed two hits in seven shutout innings and Seattle snapped a four-game losing streak by holding off the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on..." July 27

  • Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez scheduled to begin minor league rehabilitation assignment next week

    Baltimore Sun "Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez (right ankle sprain) threw a two-inning, simulated game before Friday’s game against the Seattle Mariners and is scheduled to begin a minor league rehabilitation assignment next week. Since Jimenez last pitched July 5 in Boston, lasting only 3 1/3 innings,..." July 26

  • Chris Davis hits a solo homer in top of 10th as Orioles beat the Mariners, 2-1

    Baltimore Sun "Facing Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, who is on a historic run of dominating hitters, wasn’t fun for Chris Davis early. The Orioles first baseman struck out in his first two at-bats against Hernandez and was hitless in three plate appearances against him Friday night. “At times it..." July 26

  • Orioles and Twins among teams looking at catcher Kurt Suzuki

    CBSSports.com "The Orioles and Cardinals are among teams showing trade interest in Twins veteran catcher Kurt Suzuki. The two contending teams both lost star catchers to injury. St. Louis is looking at catching after star Yadier Molina went out with a thumb injury, and Molina isn't expected back until..." July 26

  • Teams are lining up to scout Cuban OF prospect Castillo in Miami

    CBSSports.com "There's buzz around the game regarding a new Cuban prospect. Scouts from around MLB are flocking to Miami to watch free agent outfielder Rusnay Castillo, who has been said to be like "Brett Gardner with power." Castillo is said to be multi-talented, but his stock is likely up due to his..." July 25

  • Rockies seek Gausman for De La Rosa; Orioles not biting on that

    CBSSports.com "The Rockies asked for top young Orioles starter Kevin Gausman in trade talks for veteran star left-hander Jorge De La Rosa, according to sources. That was a request that was summarily declined by Baltimore, and a feeling is growing that the Rockies are less than motivated to trade De La..." July 25

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    Roch Kubatko @masnRoch

    Machado still out of #orioles lineup.

  • Orioles Acquire Jimmy Paredes

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Orioles have acquired infielder/outfielder Jimmy Paredes from the Royals in exchange for cash considerations, the team announced. Paredes, who had been designated for assignment by the O’s last week, has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk. This isn’t the first time that Baltimore has shown..." July 24

  • Two-run eighth inning gives Los Angeles Angels 3-2 victory over Orioles

    L.A. Daily News "The Angels had gone 21-5 prior to a three-game series with the Baltimore Orioles that began Monday. The confidence level of the team was sky high. But the Orioles took the first two games of the series. No problem. The Angels — after seven innings of frustration — scored two runs in the bottom..." July 24

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    Brittany Ghiroli @Britt_Ghiroli

    Ubaldo Jimenez threw 35 pitches today & did some old school running drills. Isn't sure what the next step is but felt it was a step forward

  • Gonzalez shuts down Angels in Orioles' 4-2 win

    CSN Baltimore "Miguel Gonzalez allowed just two runs on three hits in 7 2/3 inning and Jonathan Schoop had a two-run home run as the Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Tuesday night. It was their second straight win over the Angels. Gonzalez (5-5) had been sent to Norfolk during the All-Star break so..." July 23

  • The Race to Succeed Bud Selig Isn't Much of a Race

    The Wall Street Journal "As Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig approaches the end of his final season on the job, the task of choosing his successor remains far from finished. But there is a growing sense of inevitability among baseball officials that the job will end up going to Selig's right-hand man. Rob..." July 23

  • Orioles closer Britton fights off numbness after comebacker to close out 4-2 win in Anaheim

    Baltimore Sun "When Orioles closer Zach Britton took a comebacker off the inside of his right elbow in the ninth inning of Monday's 4-2 win over the Angels, he made sure he got the out before giving in to the pain. Facing the first batter of the inning – pinch hitter Erick Aybar – Britton attempted to field a..." July 22

  • While Orioles are interested, Pirates could be better fit for A.J. Burnett

    Philly.com "The market for A.J. Burnett last winter was limited because the 37-year-old righthander preferred to play near his Monkton, Md., home. The Phillies offered Burnett $16 million with a limited no-trade clause, and he signed in February. Burnett has pitched to a 4.08 ERA in 21 starts, which does..." July 21

  • Adam Jones first since 2005 with five RBI, two steals in a game

    Hardball Talk "It’s a very rare combination and one that was very profitable for those fortunate enough to own him in fantasy leagues; Adam Jones knocked in five runs and stole two bases Saturday in Baltimore’s 8-4 win over Oakland. Jones had a three-run homer off Jason Hammel in the first inning and then a..." July 20

  • Jones drives in five runs, O's top A's 8-4

    CSN Baltimore "Adam Jones matched his career high of five RBIs to back Wei-Yin Chen, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 8-4 on Saturday night. Jones hit a three-run home run in the first and had a two-run single in the fourth. Baltimore's All-Star center fielder also walked and scored in the..." July 20

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    Phillies and Orioles have had very preliminary talks on a trade that would send A.J. Burnett to Baltimore, sources tell @FOXSports1.

  • While Orioles are interested, Pirates could be better fit for A.J. Burnett

    Philly.com "The market for A.J. Burnett last winter was limited because the 37-year-old righthander preferred to play near his Monkton, Md., home. The Phillies offered Burnett $16 million with a limited no-trade clause, and he signed in February. Burnett has pitched to a 4.08 ERA in 21 starts, which does..." July 20

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    Roch Kubatko @masnRoch

    Steve Johnson will start Wednesday for AAA Norfolk. Has been on DL with right shoulder tendinitis. #orioles #tides

  • A's beat Orioles on Donaldson's walk-off homer

    Oakland Tribune "Since Josh Donaldson's lengthy offensive struggles began in Baltimore six weeks ago with the Manny Machado series, Friday night's walk-off homer against the Orioles might have brought him full circle. With the A's down by two runs in the ninth, Donaldson tied into the first pitch he saw from..." July 19

  • Jeter, Trout spark victory American League

    MLB.com "The 2014 All-Star Game at Target Field was always going to be about Derek Jeter. Jeter has been the face of baseball for nearly two decades, winning five World Series titles and being named an All-Star 14 times in a career that is set to end with his retirement after the season. So it was..." July 16

  • Selig, PA aim to end smokeless tobacco use

    ESPN.com "As the recent death of Tony Gwynn to salivary gland cancer continues to resonate in baseball circles, commissioner Bud Selig and Players Association executive director Tony Clark both want MLB to make strides toward reducing and ultimately eliminating the use of smokeless tobacco in the game. But..." July 15

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    David Hall @DavidHallVP

    Sources: #Orioles trade AAA Norfolk 1B Brett Wallace to Toronto @BlueJays. No word yet on what they got in return.

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    SportsCenter @SportsCenter

    AL All-Star lineup Jeter SS Trout LF Cano 2B Cabrera 1B Bautista RF Cruz DH Jones CF Donaldson 3B Perez C Hernandez P

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    SportsCenter @SportsCenter

    NL All-Star lineup: McCutchen CF Puig RF Tulowitzki SS Goldschmidt 1B Stanton DH A. Ramirez 3B Utley 2B Lucroy C Gomez LF Wainwright P

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    Roch Kubatko @masnRoch

    Suk-min Yoon threw sim game and close to rejoining AAA Norfolk

  • Shane Greene (who?!) dominates as Yanks blank Baltimore

    New York Post "Say what you want about Shane Greene, but there is no denying he has tossed a battered Yankees rotation a small life jacket. Is Greene as good as he has been in the first two major league starts? Is he a flash in the pan? Those answers are in the future, but there is no denying what the..." July 13

  • Orioles place Ubaldo Jimenez on 15-day DL with ankle injury

    CBSSports.com "The Orioles have placed right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez on the 15-day disabled list with an ankle injury, manager Buck Showalter announced. He rolled his ankle during a workout earlier this week. Jimenez, 30, has been on the disabled only one other time in his MLB career, for a cut on his finger..." July 11

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    David Hall @DavidHallVP

    #Orioles sign RHP Robert Coello from Yankees. Assigned to AAA Norfolk, pending physical and contract approval. #Tides

  • With 4-3 win over Nationals, Orioles reach 50 victories in their fewest games since 1997

    Baltimore Sun "After their gritty, 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night, the Orioles will have to wait until August for the opportunity to claim true "Beltway Series" bragging rights. They took two of three against the Nationals this week, but Tuesday’s game in Washington was rained out..." July 11

  • Nationals dominate Orioles 6-2 in Baltimore

    CSN Washington "Playing their first game in an AL park with a healthy lineup, the Nationals had an opportunity to field a lineup built both with offense and defense in mind for a change. And both aspects of Matt Williams' starting nine played roles in this convincing victory at Camden Yards. A lineup that..." July 10

  • Nats and Orioles game postponed due to rain

    CSN Washington "Tuesday night's game between the Nationals and Orioles was postponed due to heavy rain after a delay of approximately 2 1/2 hours. The two teams will now play a makeup game on Aug. 4 at Nationals Park. The tarp rolled out in D.C. about a half-an-hour before game time as a large storm carrying..." July 09

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    Dan Connolly @danconnollysun

    #Orioles have been looking for a starting P upgrade, and one guy they have been monitoring is Rockies LHP Jorge De La Rosa, source says

  • Orioles hit three home runs in top of the 11th to beat the Nationals, 8-2

    Baltimore Sun "In an incredibly close contest between two evenly matched teams Monday night, the Orioles picked up an 8-2 victory in 11 innings against the Washington Nationals and, potentially, something much more important. The Orioles are hoping they also discovered a resurgent Chris Davis. The..." July 08

  • Orioles have league-high 3 starters

    ESPN.com "The fans have spoken, and they've said they don't care about performance-enhancing drug scandals. A year removed from a 50-game suspension following the Biogenesis investigation, Baltimore Orioles slugger Nelson Cruz has been voted to this year's All-Star Game. Cruz, who is tied for the..." July 07

  • After blowing lead, Orioles bounce back for 7-6 win over Red Sox in 12 innings

    Baltimore Sun "With his team going deep into another extra-inning game at Fenway Park, Orioles manager Buck Showalter scanned the dugout and saw first baseman Chris Davis. His mind immediately went back to that 17-inning game in 2012 when he was forced to call on Davis to pitch the club to victory. “I had..." July 07

  • Hitting just .201, Chris Davis is having an unprecedented slump

    Baltimore Sun "The Orioles will go into their series finale against the Boston Red Sox on Sunday afternoon with a one-game lead over the Toronto Blue Jays atop the American League East after Toronto lost in Oakland on Saturday night. While the Orioles are sitting pretty on top of the division, there’s one..." July 07

  • O's skipper responds to Lackey's talk

    ESPN.com "Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter responded to Boston Red Sox pitcher John Lackey's loud "no comment" on slugger Nelson Cruz after Saturday night's game, telling ESPN Radio that "everybody needs to make sure that their own backyard is clean." Cruz went 5-for-5 Saturday night in the..." July 07

  • After Ubaldo Jimenez's shaky start, Nelson Cruz stars in Orioles' 7-4, comeback victory vs. Boston

    Baltimore Sun "Midway through the nightcap of their twin bill against the Red Sox on Saturday, the Orioles were in danger of dropping the doubleheader and losing their hold on first place in the American League East. But after a 7-4 win over the Red Sox in which the Orioles came from behind to score five..." July 06

  • Red Sox Walk Off Over O's in Game 1

    Boston Globe "The Red Sox got another fantastic performance from Jon Lester on Saturday afternoon and another walk-off win, their sixth of the season, beating Baltimore 3-2 in the first game of the doubleheader against the Orioles at Fenway Park. Pinch-hitters got the job done for the Sox in the ninth, as..." July 06

  • Red Sox pitcher John Lackey on Orioles star Nelson Cruz: 'I've got nothing to say about him'

    Baltimore Sun "Nelson Cruz’s five-hit night helped send Red Sox right-hander John Lackey to an early exit in the Orioles’ 7-4 win over Boston in the nightcap of the teams’ doubleheader, but after the game, Lackey didn't have much positive to say about Cruz. Cruz was 3-for-3 with a double and homer off..." July 06

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    Roch Kubatko @masnRoch

    #orioles have placed OF Nolan Reimold on waivers after exploring trade options. Would be outrighted to AAA if clears. Cant refuse assignment

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