Inclement weather postpones Orioles-Nationals game until Aug. 4

Tonight's Nationals-Orioles game scheduled to begin at 7:05 p.m. at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., has been rescheduled for Monday, August 4 (time TBD) due to inclement weather. Fans with game tickets to tonight's postponed contest may use their original tickets for the rescheduled game on August 4. Those unable to attend the game on August 4 can exchange their tickets for any game during

Orioles reinstate RHP Bud Norris from 15-day disabled list; RHP Julio DePaula designated for assignment

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated right-hander Bud Norris from the 15-day DL and designated right-hander Julio DePaula for assignment. Norris, 29, was placed on the disabled list, retroactive to June 22, with a right groin strain. He has gone 7-5 with a 3.62 ERA (87.0IP, 35ER) in 14 starts for the Orioles this season. DePaula, 31, had his contract selected yesterday and

Thomas Arentz named Orioles winner of People "All-Star Teachers" program

Major League Baseball, Target, and People announced today the 30 winners in the "Target Presents People All-Star Teachers" campaign, which celebrates remarkable current and retired teachers who make an impact on the lives of their students and communities. Baltimore native Thomas Arentz has been selected by fans to represent the Orioles. Arentz, an English and Latin teacher at Sparrows Point High School, has impacted students

Orioles select contract of RHP Julio DePaula from Double-A Bowie; RHP Kevin Gausman optioned to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of right-hander Julio DePaula from Double-A Bowie and optioned right-hander Kevin Gausman to Triple-A Norfolk. DePaula, 31, has not allowed a run in three appearances with the Baysox (6.1IP, 3H, 3BB, 8K) after being signed by the Orioles organization on June 27 from the independent York Revolution. He has pitched to a 3.62 ERA (916.1IP,

Outfielder Jayson Werth named National League Player of the Week

Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth today was named the National League Player of the Week. Major League Baseball made the announcement this afternoon on MLB Network. Werth, 35, hit .450 (9-for-20) with five doubles, two home runs, nine RBI, five walks and seven runs scored on the week to earn the citation. Werth, who has posted at least one RBI in five straight contests, helped

Jordan Zimmermann named NL All-Star, Rendon eligible for The Final Vote

Washington Nationals right-handed starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann today was named a National League All-Star by Cardinals field manager Mike Matheny and Major League Baseball. The 85th Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be held at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn. on Tuesday, July 15. The All-Star invitation is the second of Zimmermann's career. He represented the Nationals at the 2013 All-Star Game at Citi Field,

Orioles recall right-hander Kevin Gausman; Right-hander Ramon Ramirez designated for assignment

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Kevin Gausman from Class-A Aberdeen and designated right-hander Ramon Ramirez for assignment. Gausman is expected to start today's game at Boston. Gausman, 23, is 3-2 with a 3.86 ERA (28.0IP, 12ER) in five starts for the Orioles this season. Ramirez, 32, made one scoreless appearance for the Orioles (1.0IP, BB, 2K) after having his contract selected

Orioles add Guilmet as 26th player in nightcap of doubleheader

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk as the 26th player on the roster for the second game of today's doubleheader. Guilmet, 26, is 4-1 with a 4.60 ERA (31.1IP, 16ER) and 34 strikeouts in 27 games for the Tides. He has pitched to a 5.79 ERA (9.1IP, 6ER) and 11 strikeouts in nine appearances for the Orioles