Orioles announce details for LGBT Pride Night at Oriole Park on June 27

In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, fans are invited to attend LGBT Pride Night at Oriole Park on Wednesday, June 27, when the Orioles take on the Seattle Mariners at 7:05 p.m. ET. LGBT Pride Night Theme Night ticket packages, which include a ticket to the game and an O’s pride cap, are available for purchase at www.orioles.com/LGBTpride. A limited number of VIP ticket packages

Orioles host "Halfway to Christmas" celebration at Oriole Park on June 25

Oriole Park at Camden Yards’ bullpen picnic area will transform into a Winter Wonderland on Monday, June 25, as the Orioles invite fans to celebrate the halfway mark to Christmas during the club’s 7:05 p.m. ET game against the Seattle Mariners. Fans will enjoy a variety of holiday-themed merriment, and the first 25,000 fans 15 and over will receive an exclusive Buck “Snow”alter Snow Globe.

Nationals acquire Kelvin Herrera from Royals

The Washington Nationals acquired right-handed pitcher Kelvin Herrera from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for infielder Kelvin Gutierrez, Minor League outfielder Blake Perkins and Minor League right-handed pitcher Yohanse Morel on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Herrera, 28, has pitched to a 1.05 ERA (3 ER/25.2 IP) while converting 14 saves in 27 games for

Orioles announce plans for 2019 Dream Week in Sarasota

Orioles fans will once again be able to enjoy a week filled with once-in-a-lifetime opportunities at the club’s 2019 Dream Week, from January 27-February 2, 2019 in Sarasota, Fla. Open to adults, regardless of ability, Dream Week provides fans with an opportunity to play at the Orioles’ year-round baseball facilities in Sarasota at Ed Smith Stadium and the Buck O’Neil Baseball Complex. Dream Week offers

Nationals renew player development contract with short-season Single-A Auburn

The Washington Nationals announced the signing of a two-year Player Development Contract extension with the Short-season Single-A Auburn Doubledays on Thursday. The extension, which begins in 2019, runs through the 2020 season. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo, Nationals Vice President and Senior Advisor to the General Manager Bob Boone, Assistant General Manager and Vice President of Player Personnel Doug Harris

Mark D. Lerner named Managing Principal Owner of Nationals

Today, the Washington Nationals announced that Theodore N. Lerner has stepped down as Managing Principal Owner of the team. His son, Mark D. Lerner, will now serve in this role. Mark has served as one of the principal owners of the Nationals since the Lerner family purchased the team in July 2006. Major League Baseball formally approved Mark as the team’s “control person” earlier today

Nationals agree to terms with 22 players from First-Year Player Draft

The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with 22 players selected in Major League Baseball’s 2018 First-Year Player Draft. Nationals President of Baseball Operations & General Manager Mike Rizzo and Assistant General Manager & Vice President of Scouting Operations Kris Kline made the joint announcement. The signed players are listed in bold here.

Nationals recall right-hander Erick Fedde

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde from Triple-A Syracuse and optioned right-handed pitcher Trevor Gott to Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Fedde, 25, returns to the Nationals to make his second Major League start of the 2018 season. In 11 starts for Triple-A Syracuse, Fedde is 3-2 with a 4.76 ERA.