Orioles team up with Mayors' Feed the Hungry program to fight hunger in Sarasota

The Orioles and the Mayors’ Feed the Hungry Program are teaming up again this year to collect and distribute food to help people in need in Sarasota. The Orioles will collect non-perishable food items at Ed Smith Stadium beginning on Monday, November 6, and will host the charity’s Thanksgiving Sorting Day at the ballpark on Friday, November 17. Non-perishable food items may be dropped off

Nationals name Dave Martinez field manager

The Washington Nationals named Dave Martinez as manager on Monday, agreeing to terms on a three-year contract with an option for a fourth year that makes him the seventh field manager in Nationals history. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Martinez, 53, joins the Nationals for what will be his 30th season in professional baseball. A 16-year Major League

Nationals announce Dusty Baker will not return as manager in 2018

Today, the Washington Nationals announced that Dusty Baker will not return as manager of the club in 2018. The Lerner family, on behalf of the entire organization, would like to thank Baker for his two years in the dugout. He led the team to the first back-to-back division titles in our history and represented our club with class on and off the field. We wish

Orioles announce Kailey Adams as Coordinator of Public Relations

The Baltimore Orioles have named Kailey Adams as the club’s Coordinator of Public Relations. Adams will help to coordinate all facets of the Orioles’ public relations efforts. She will officially join the Orioles organization on October 25 and will report to Kristen Hudak, Director of Public Relations. Her primary responsibilities will include managing credential requests; arranging interviews for players and staff; contributing to daily game

Orioles announce home spring training schedule

The Orioles today announced their 2018 Grapefruit League home schedule, which opens on Friday, February 23 when they host the Tampa Bay Rays at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla. at 1:05 p.m. ET. The club will wrap up its Grapefruit League home schedule on Saturday, March 24, when the Orioles host the Minnesota Twins at 6:05 p.m. Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report

Nationals announce 2017 NLDS roster

The Washington Nationals announced their 2017 National League Division Series roster on Friday, in advance of the series’ opening game against the Chicago Cubs. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. The Nationals’ NLDS roster is comprised of 11 pitchers (six right-handed pitchers, five left-handed pitchers), two catchers, six infielders and six outfielders. The Nationals’ veteran-laden squad will get a

Nationals reinstate outfielder Bryce Harper

The Washington Nationals reinstated outfielder Bryce Harper from the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Harper, 24, returns to the Nationals active roster after missing 41 games with a hyperextended left knee. The outfielder, who suffered the injury on Aug. 12 vs. San Francisco, ranked second in the National League in OPS (1.034),

NLDS tickets to go on sale at 10 a.m. Wednesday for Nationals Fan Club members

The Washington Nationals announced today that tickets for 2017 National League Division Series games at Nationals Park will go on sale for Nationals Fan Club members on Wednesday, September 27 at 10:00 a.m. (available for purchase online only). Fans can register for the Nationals Fan Club for FREE by visiting nationals.com/FanClub. Members will also receive exclusive content throughout the 2017 Postseason and into the 2018