Orioles name minor league managers, coaches and staff

The Orioles today announced the coaching staffs for their seven minor league affiliates for the 2018 season. Brian Graham enters his 11th season with the Orioles and sixth as Director of Player Development. Kent Qualls enters his sixth season with the Orioles as Director of Minor League Operations. Ron Johnson enters his seventh season as manager at Triple-A Norfolk. The 2018 season will be his

Orioles sign right-hander Andrew Cashner to two-year contract

The Orioles today announced that they have signed right-hander Andrew Cashner to a two-year contract. To make room on the 40-man roster, left-hander Zach Britton has been placed on the 60-day disabled list (right Achilles surgery). Cashner, 31, pitched to an 11-11 record with a 3.40 ERA (63 ER/166.2 IP) in 28 starts with Texas in 2017. His 11 wins set a career-high. He led

Orioles to hold tryouts for ballgirls, ballboys on March 3

The Orioles have announced they will conduct an open tryout to find ballgirls and ballboys for the 2018 season at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, March 3. The judges will include members of the Orioles’ front office and Entercom personalities Greg Carpenter, co-host of Today’s 101.9 WLIF’s morning show, and Reagan Warfield, co-host of MIX 106.5’s morning show. Outgoing and athletic men and

Orioles celebrate spring season by hosting third annual charity music event

The Orioles will host the third annual “Nashville’s Music Row Comes to the Ballpark” - a one-of-a-kind, all-access event taking charitable donors behind the scenes of the sports and music worlds to enjoy an exclusive concert event with Orioles players and Nashville songwriters and artists. The four-day weekend of charitable activity begins on March 1 with a cocktail reception at the team training facility at

Nationals announce 2018 non-roster invitees

The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with the following 17 players on Minor League contracts with invitations to 2018 Major League Spring Training: right-handers Brady Dragmire, David Goforth, Edwin Jackson, Jaron Long, Roman Mendez, Chris Smith and Cesar Vargas; left-handers Tim Collins, Ismael Gullion, Bryan Harper and Tommy Milone; catchers Miguel Montero and Jhonatan Solano; infielders Reid Brignac and Chris Dominguez; and outfielders Ryan

Orioles announce 2018 Spring Training promotions and special events schedule

The Orioles today announced their 2018 Spring Training promotions and special events schedule featuring many fun-filled promotional giveaways and events for fans to enjoy at Ed Smith Stadium. On Friday, February 23, the Orioles will celebrate Opening Day at 1:05 p.m. ET against the Tampa Bay Rays. All fans will receive a 2018 Spring Training magnet schedule, presented by Visit Sarasota, as the Orioles begin

Nationals acquire Matt Reynolds from Mets

The Washington Nationals acquired infielder/outfielder Matt Reynolds from the New York Mets in exchange for cash considerations on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Reynolds, 27, appeared in 115 games for the New York Mets over the last two seasons. His versatility has allowed him to appear at shortstop (31 G/20 GS), third base (30 G/11 GS),

Orioles name Adam Esselman as Coordinator of Baseball Information

The Baltimore Orioles have named Adam Esselman as Coordinator of Baseball Information. Esselman will assist in all facets of Orioles public relations efforts and will continue to report to Kristen Hudak, Director of Public Relations. Esselman joined the Orioles after the 2016 season as a Public Relations Assistant. The 2018 season will mark his fourth in professional baseball, including one season as a Communications Intern