The Washington Nationals agreed to a seven-year contract extension with right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. One of the premier starting pitchers in the Major Leagues, Strasburg will remain under contract with the only professional organization he has ever known through the 2023 season. The No. 1 overall selection in the 2009
The Orioles today announced that tickets for the Father’s Day Catch on the Field opportunity for parents and their children will go on sale this Tuesday, May 10, at 11:00 a.m. ET. The Father’s Day Catch on the Field will be held on Sunday, June 19, prior to the 1:35 p.m. game against the Toronto Blue Jays. Fans may purchase one of two ticket packages
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band bring The River Tour (#TheRiverTour) back to U.S. shores this summer. Eight newly announced shows start Aug. 23 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., and continue through Sept. 14 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. The River Tour will come to Nationals Park on Thursday, Sept. 1. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, May 13 at
The Orioles today announced plans for a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the 1966 World Series victory. To commemorate the 50th anniversary, the Orioles will wear 1966 replica throwback uniforms and will welcome back members of the 1966 World Series team on Friday, July 8, during a pregame ceremony when the Orioles host the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Oriole Park at 7:05
The Orioles tonight announced that they have returned left-hander T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk after today’s doubleheader. McFarland was recalled as the 26th player for Game 2 of today’s doubleheader against the Oakland Athletics, but did not appear in the game.
The Orioles today announced that they have recalled left-hander T.J. McFarland from Triple-A Norfolk as the 26th player for Game 2 of today’s doubleheader. McFarland, 26, was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk earlier today. He has gone 0-1 with a 4.73 ERA (7 ER/13.1 IP) over eight games with the Orioles this season, including five scoreless outings. In 113 career major league games (two starts) he
The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of infielder Paul Janish from Triple-A Norfolk and optioned left-hander T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk. To make room on the 40-man roster, right-hander Scott McGough has been designated for assignment. Janish, 33, batted .329/.364/.356 with two doubles, two RBI, and eight runs scored in 21 games with Triple-A Norfolk this season. He ranks seventh in
Tonight’s game between the Orioles and Oakland Athletics has been postponed due to inclement weather and has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 7, at 1:05 p.m. ET as part of a split-admission doubleheader. The second game of the doubleheader will begin as scheduled at 7:05 p.m. Separate admission is required for each game. Both games will be broadcast live on MASN2 and the Orioles Radio