Orioles and Indians lineup

Ryan Flaherty is starting at shortstop today as the Orioles go for the sweep against the Indians. Flaherty is 5-for-11 versus Indians right-hander Corey Kluber. Julio Borbon is in left field and Caleb Joseph is catching a day game following a night game for the second time in less than a week. For the Orioles Adam Jones CF Jonathan Schoop 2B Manny Machado 3B Chris ... read more

Changes in the roster, some numbers and today’s game

The Orioles’ roster doesn’t remain stagnant for long, with Ubaldo Jimenez going on the paternity list yesterday and Tyler Wilson recalled from Triple-A Norfolk. Darren O’Day will come off the disabled list today or Monday. Hyun Soo Kim is expected to do the same on Tuesday. Matt Wieters remains on the active roster, but he hasn’t played since July 18 at Yankee Stadium. However, he’s ... read more

Showalter speaks after 5-2 win

Kevin Gausman picked up his second win tonight. A superb effort wasn’t wasted. The media can move onto another topic. Gausman tossed seven scoreless innings and the Orioles remained in first place with a 5-2 win over the Indians before 31,946 at Camden Yards. The Orioles now lead the American League East by 1 1/2 games over the Red Sox, who lost Saturday night. The ... read more

Tyler Wilson recalled from Norfolk (O’s win 5-2)

The Orioles have placed pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez on the paternity list and recalled Tyler Wilson from Triple-A Norfolk. Jimenez left the club to join his wife at the hospital. She’s eight months pregnant and the baby may arrive early. “We’ll see what the next few hours bring,” manager Buck Showalter said earlier today. “We wish them well. There’s always concern when it’s about 3 1/2 ... read more

Rickard on thumb injury: “You never wish this upon anybody”

Orioles outfielder Joey Rickard sat at his locker this afternoon with a splint on his right thumb, which he’s expected to wear for the next three weeks. He confirmed that he suffered a “high grade tear” of a ligament that won’t require surgery. He also expressed surprised at the severity of the injury. The ligament isn’t completely torn and Rickard hopes to leave the disabled ... read more

Early notes from Camden Yards

Ubaldo Jimenez has left the Orioles to be with his wife, who is eight months pregnant. He could go on paternity leave if the baby arrives early. Manager Buck Showalter already has been in contact with Triple-A Norfolk manager Ron Johnson and Double-A Bowie manager Gary Kendall regarding candidates for a long relief role in Jimenez’s absence. Outfielder Hyun Soo Kim will run again today ... read more

Orioles lineup vs. Indians

Nolan Reimold is starting in left field tonight while Hyun Soo Kim and Joey Rickard occupy space on the Orioles’ disabled list. Matt Wieters remains day-to-day with a sore right foot, but he seems to be moving in a positive direction. He didn’t rule out playing on Sunday. Darren O’Day said he felt good after throwing one inning last night at Double-A Bowie and doesn’t ... read more

Trade talk and tonight’s game

The Orioles are trying to move pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez, and multiple reports have them in heavy discussions with the Padres involving outfielder Melvin Upton. Executive vice president Dan Duquette insisted yesterday that his primary focus was on the rotation. He’s still determined to find a starter, but he may have understated his concerns over the outfield. Hyun Soo Kim could be back by Tuesday, but ... read more