Orioles team up with local nonprofits to fight hunger in Sarasota

The Orioles are once again teaming up this fall with local nonprofits Mayors’ Feed the Hungry Program and All Faiths Food Bank to fight hunger in Sarasota. To support the Mayors’ Feed the Hungry Program, the Orioles will collect non-perishable food items at Ed Smith Stadium beginning on Monday, November 5, and will host the charity’s Thanksgiving Sorting Day at the ballpark on Friday, November

Nationals acquire Kyle Barraclough

The Washington Nationals acquired right-handed pitcher Kyle Barraclough from the Miami Marlins in exchange for international slot value on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Barraclough, 28, went 15-12 with 11 saves, a 3.21 ERA and 11.48 strikeouts per 9.0 innings in 227 games across four Major League seasons (2015-18) with the Miami Marlins. Since the start

Orioles announce transition in Baseball Operations leadership

The Orioles today announced that Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Dan Duquette and field manager Buck Showalter will not return to the organization in 2019. Duquette and Showalter are currently completing contracts that conclude at the end of the month. The club will hire an executive from outside of the organization to lead the Baseball Operations department. Once in place, this individual will have

Juan Soto named National League Rookie of the Month

Following a month in which he hit .283 (28-for-99) with six doubles, six homers, 20 RBI, 16 walks and 15 runs scored in 26 games, Nationals outfielder Juan Soto was named the National League Rookie of the Month for September on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Soto, 19, led National League rookies in home runs (6), doubles (6), RBI (20)

Orioles to host 5K walk benefiting LUNGevity Foundation in memory of Monica Pence Barlow

For the fifth consecutive year, the Orioles will host LUNGevity Foundation’s Breathe Deep Baltimore, a 5K walk to raise funds and awareness for lung cancer, which again this year will be held in memory of Orioles’ late Public Relations Director, Monica Pence Barlow. The walk will take place on Saturday, October 6, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET. All proceeds

Orioles outfielder Adam Jones named 2018 Most Valuable Oriole

The Orioles today announced that outfielder Adam Jones has been voted the winner of the 2018 Louis M. Hatter Most Valuable Oriole Award by members of the local media who cover the team on a regular basis. He will be recognized for his accomplishments in an on-field ceremony prior to Sunday’s regular season finale against the Houston Astros. Jones enters play today hitting .281/.313/.419 (159-for-565)

Tonight's Astros-Orioles game postponed

Tonight’s scheduled game between the Orioles and Houston Astros has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a traditional (single-admission) doubleheader on Saturday, September 29. The first game of the September 29 doubleheader will begin at 4:05 p.m. ET, followed by the regularly-scheduled game approximately 30 minutes after the first game concludes. Fans holding tickets for the

Baltimore Orioles Charitable Foundation and Adam Jones jointly make $150,000 donation to local nonprofit organizations

The Baltimore Orioles Charitable Foundation and outfielder Adam Jones, and his wife, Audie, have jointly donated $150,000 to a variety of local nonprofit organizations. The donation includes $100,000 for Living Classrooms, $20,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore, $10,000 for Stocks in the Future, $10,000 for Harlem Lacrosse, $5,000 for Sharp Dressed Man, and $5,000 for Baltimore Urban Baseball Association. Prior to Saturday’s