Orioles option left-hander T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk, select the contract of right-hander Chaz Roe from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have optioned left-hander T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk. In a corresponding move, the Orioles have selected the contract of right-hander Chaz Roe from Triple-A Norfolk. Additionally, left-hander Wesley Wright has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list. McFarland, 25, was recalled on May 8 and has made five relief appearances while fanning eight over 5 innings. Roe, 28, has

Memorial Day ceremonies and Brooks Robinson High School All-Star Game highlight eight-game homestand

The Orioles will open their eight-game homestand on Monday, May 25, Memorial Day, at 1:35 p.m. against the Houston Astros with ceremonies honoring our nation's Armed Forces, including a presentation of the colors by Defense Information School Joint Color Guard; a ceremonial first pitch delivered by Col. Brian Foley, Garrison Commander of U.S. Army Fort Meade 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment; and the national anthem performed

Nationals reinstate right-hander Casey Janssen, place Sammy Solis on 15-day disabled list

The Washington Nationals returned from rehab and reinstated right-handed pitcher Casey Janssen on Friday and placed left-handed pitcher Sammy Solis on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 18, with left shoulder inflammation. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Janssen, 33, joins the Nationals' active roster for the first time this season after missing the first 41 games with

Orioles reinstate infielder Everth Cabrera from disabled list, option infielder Rey Navarro to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated infielder Everth Cabrera from the 15-day disabled list and have optioned infielder Rey Navarro to Triple-A Norfolk. Cabrera, 28, appeared in six rehab games with Triple-A Norfolk, batting .208/.240/.250 (5-24) with a double, RBI, and three runs scored. He was placed on the disabled list on May 7 with a left foot contusion. Cabrera was signed as

Orioles announce 2015 military appreciation efforts

With Memorial Day Weekend approaching, the Orioles have announced their season-long efforts to honor members of our Armed Forces. The club is fortunate to be surrounded by dedicated military personnel throughout the region, and grateful for all of those who risk their lives each day for our country. More than 6,800 members of our military have died, and more than 50,000 have been wounded, during

Nationals place Werth on DL, recall Difo from Triple-A

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder Wilmer Difo from Double-A Harrisburg on Tuesday and placed outfielder Jayson Werth on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 16, with a left wrist contusion. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Difo, 23, is coming off a breakout 2014 season in which he was named the South Atlantic League's Most Valuable Player.

Orioles place Norris on disabled list, recall Wilson from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have placed right-hander Bud Norris on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 11, with bronchitis. In a corresponding move, the Orioles have recalled right-hander Tyler Wilson from Triple-A Norfolk. Norris, 30, has gone 1-4 with a 9.88 ERA (27.1IP, 30ER) over six starts with the Orioles this season. Wilson, 25, went 2-4 with a 3.43 ERA (39.1IP, 15ER)

Harper again named National League Player of the Week

Following a historically powerful week with an encore that continued to solidify his place among the game's elite, Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper earned his second consecutive National League Player of the Week award on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Harper went 12-for-23 (.522) over the last week, posting a .656 on-base percentage and a 1.087 slugging percentage, courtesy