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Marlins-Nationals May 27 game at Nationals Park rescheduled as part of split doubleheader on Sept. 26

The May 27 Nationals-Marlins game at Nationals Park has been rescheduled as part of a split doubleheader on Friday, September 26, with the make-up game beginning at 1:05 p.m. All gates for the second regularly scheduled 7:05 p.m. game on September 26 will open 1.5 hours after the last out of the 1:05 p.m. game or 6:00 p.m., whichever is later.* The two games against

Orioles announce plans for 60th anniversary luncheon on August 8

The Orioles today announced plans for their 60th Anniversary Luncheon, to be held Friday, August 8 at noon in the Warehouse at Oriole Park. The event is presented by the Oriole Advocates and will honor members of the Orioles Hall of Fame. More than 20 Orioles Hall of Famers are expected to attend the luncheon, including Brooks Robinson, Frank Robinson, Eddie Murray, Rick Dempsey, Jim

Orioles reinstate Davis from paternity list, option Clevenger to Triple-A

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated infielder Chris Davis from the Paternity List and optioned catcher Steve Clevenger to Triple-A Norfolk. Davis, 28, has batted .260 with seven homers and 25 RBI in 35 games for the Orioles. Clevenger, 28, has batted .243/.300/.378 in 24 games for the Orioles this season.

Orioles make series of roster moves

The Orioles today announced that catcher Nick Hundley has reported to the club, infielder Chris Davis has been placed on the paternity list, right-hander Preston Guilmet has been recalled from Triple-A Norfolk and infielder Steve Lombardozzi has been optioned to Norfolk. Hundley, 30, was acquired Saturday from San Diego. He batted .271 (16-59) with a homer and three RBI in 33 games for the Padres.

LaRoche activated from DL, Walters optioned to Triple-A

The Washington Nationals today optioned infielder Zach Walters to Syracuse and recalled from rehab and reinstated first baseman Adam LaRoche from the 15-Day Disabled List. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. LaRoche returns to the active roster after being placed on the 15-Day Disabled List on May 11 (retroactive to May 10) with a right quad strain. Upon

Orioles acquire C Nick Hundley from San Diego, recall IF Steve Lombardozzi from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have acquired catcher Nick Hundley and cash considerations from the San Diego Padres in exchange for left-hander Troy Patton. The Orioles have also recalled infielder Steve Lombardozzi from Triple-A Norfolk for today's game against Cleveland. Hundley, 30, batted .271 (16-59) with a homer and three RBI in 33 games for the Padres. Over seven seasons with the Padres, Hundley

Orioles recall LHP T.J. McFarland from Triple-A Norfolk, option RHP Preston Guilmet

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled left-hander T.J. McFarland from Triple-A Norfolk and optioned right-hander Preston Guilmet to the Tides. McFarland, 24, is making his third stint with the Orioles this season. He has appeared in three games with the Orioles, going 0-0 with a 3.86 ERA (7.0IP, 3ER). McFarland went 0-1 with a 3.75 ERA (24.0IP, 10ER) in five starts this season

Orioles to host youth baseball clinic this Saturday at Ed Smith Stadium

On Saturday, May 24, Orioles players and coaches will conduct a baseball clinic on the main field at Ed Smith Stadium for 50 children from the Roy McBean Boys & Girls Club in Sarasota. Participants will assemble at 12:30 p.m., and on-field activities will begin at 1:00 p.m. with instruction in pitching, hitting, fielding, throwing and baserunning. The Oriole Bird will also be present and

Nationals recall right-hander Blake Treinen from Syracuse

The Washington Nationals today recalled right-handed pitcher Blake Treinen from Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Treinen, 25, joins the Nationals for his third stint this season. On May 6 at Nationals Park, in the first starting assignment of his career, Treinen suffered the loss in a matchup with Clayton Kershaw despite

Orioles place RHP Tommy Hunter on 15-day DL, recall RHP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have placed right-hander Tommy Hunter on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 21, with a left groin strain. The Orioles have recalled right-hander Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk. Hunter, 27, is 1-1 with 11 saves and a 6.06 ERA (16.1IP, 11ER) in 19 games for the Orioles. His 11 saves are tied for the third-most in the American

Orioles announce 2014 military appreciation efforts

With Memorial Day Weekend approaching, the Orioles are proud to announce their efforts to honor members of our armed forces. The club is fortunate to be surrounded by dedicated military personnel throughout the region, and grateful for all of those who risk their lives each day for our country. Again this season, the club is offering a variety of season-long programs and special days that

Nationals place left-hander Gio Gonzalez on DL, recall right-hander Ryan Mattheus

The Washington Nationals today placed left-handed pitcher Gio Gonzalez on the 15-Day Disabled List with left shoulder inflammation and recalled right-handed pitcher Ryan Mattheus from Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Gonzalez, 28, is 3-4 with a 4.62 ERA (26 ER/50.2 IP) in nine starts for Washington after taking the loss in

Orioles recall right-hander Brad Brach from Triple-A, right-hander Evan Meek designated for assignment off 25-man roster

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk and designated right-hander Evan Meek for assignment off of the 25-man roster. Brach, 28, has gone 3-1 with a 3.26 ERA (19.1IP, 7ER), five walks and 38 strikeouts in 15 appearances for the Tides. He appeared in two games for the Orioles earlier this season. Meek, 31, was recalled yesterday. He

Nationals select contract of 1B/3B Greg Dobbs, option C Sandy Leon to Syracuse

The Washington Nationals today selected the contract of first baseman Greg Dobbs, optioned catcher Sandy Leon to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League and recalled outfielder Eury Perez from Syracuse and placed him on the 60-Day Disabled List (left toe fracture). Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. The left-handed hitting Dobbs is a career .262 (542-for-2069) with 105

Orioles recall right-hander Evan Meek from Triple-A Norfolk; right-hander Kevin Gausman optioned to Tides

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Evan Meek from Triple-A Norfolk and optioned right-hander Kevin Gausman to the Tides. Meek, 31, went 0-1 with a 6.94 ERA (11.2IP, 9ER) in 12 appearances for the Orioles earlier this season. Gausman, 23, started yesterday's game against the Tigers and allowed five earned runs in 4.0 innings. He went 0-1 with a 2.08 ERA (26.0IP,

Orioles recall Gausman from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Kevin Gausman from Triple-A Norfolk. Gausman, 23, has gone 0-1 with a 2.08 ERA (26.0IP, 6ER) in six starts for the Tides this season. He is scheduled to start this afternoon's game against Detroit.

Orioles option right-hander Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles announced after tonight's game that they have optioned right-hander Preston Guilmet to Triple-A Norfolk. Guilmet, 26, made two scoreless appearances totaling 1.2 innings after being recalled from Triple-A Norfolk before yesterday's game.

Patriotic Series and Military Branch Days return for 2014

The Washington Nationals will mark the return of the Patriotic Series Presented by SAIC when the team hosts Armed Forces Day on Saturday, May 17. To pay tribute to the men and women who serve in the U.S. armed forces, the Nationals will offer complimentary tickets to military service members (active duty, dependent, reservist or retiree) for Saturday’s game. Service members may claim up to

Orioles announce return of Father's Day Catch on the Field opportunity for fans

After the success of last year's sold-out inaugural event, the Orioles today announced that they are bringing back Father's Day Catch on the Field on Sunday, June 15, prior to the game vs. the Toronto Blue Jays. Due to the tremendous turnout last season, a third session has been added to accommodate more fans. Beginning this Saturday at 11:00 a.m., fans may purchase one of

Orioles recall RHP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled RHP Preston Guilmet (pronounced GILL-met) from Triple-A Norfolk. Guilmet, 26, is 2-1 with a 5.65 ERA (14.1IP, 9ER) and four saves in 12 games for the Tides since being acquired from the Cleveland organization on April 7. In 2013, Guilmet posted a 1.68 ERA (64.1IP, 12ER), 20 saves and 10.1 strikeouts per 9.0 in 49 games with

Orioles option left-hander T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles announced after today's game that they have optioned left-hander T.J. McFarland to Triple-A Norfolk. McFarland, 24, has posted a 3.86 ERA (7.0IP, 3ER) in three appearances for the Orioles, including a 3.0 inning appearance this afternoon in which he allowed two earned runs.

Nationals recall first baseman/outfielder Tyler Moore from Triple-A Syracuse, place first baseman Adam LaRoche on DL

The Washington Nationals today recalled first baseman/outfielder Tyler Moore from Syracuse of the Triple-A International League and placed first baseman Adam LaRoche on the 15-day Disabled List with a right quad strain, retroactive to May 10. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Moore, 27, returns to the Nationals for his second stint of the season after briefly returning

Orioles reinstate infielder Chris Davis from 15-day disabled list; catcher Matt Wieters placed on 15-day DL with right elbow strain

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated infielder Chris Davis from the 15-day disabled list and placed catcher Matt Wieters on the 15-day DL with a right elbow strain. Davis was placed on the DL, retroactive to April 26, with a left oblique strain. He batted .250 (19-76) with two home runs and 13 RBI in 22 games for the Orioles. Davis went 1-for-4

Nationals reinstate right-hander Doug Fister

The Washington Nationals today returned from rehab and reinstated right-handed pitcher Doug Fister from the 15-Day Disabled List. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Fister, 30, joins the Nationals rotation after missing the season's first 34 games with a right lat strain. He was acquired in a December 2013 trade with Detroit in which the Nationals sent INF

Nationals, MedStar Health to celebrate newborn baseball fans

The Washington Nationals are looking to grow their fan base this Mother's Day, May 11. In partnership with MedStar Health, the Nationals will provide each family of babies born on Mother's Day in MedStar Health Hospitals serving the Washington, D.C., region a baseball-themed gift bag--containing a Nationals-branded onesie and bucket hat for the newborn baby, as well as baseballs caps for new moms and dads.

Nationals option first baseman/outfielder Tyler Moore to Triple-A Syracuse

The Washington Nationals, following today's 3-2 home win over the Dodgers, optioned first baseman/outfielder Tyler Moore to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. The 27 year-old Moore is 6-for-30 (.200) with a double, two home runs, three RBI and three walks in 18 games for Washington this season. In Moore's five starts

Nationals reinstate catcher Wilson Ramos from DL, option right-hander Blake Treinen to Triple-A Syracuse

The Washington Nationals today returned from rehab and reinstated catcher Wilson Ramos from the 15-Day Disabled List and optioned right-handed pitcher Blake Treinen to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Ramos, 26, returns to the Nationals after missing 32 games with a hamate fracture in his left hand, suffered on Opening Day,

Orioles select the contract of catcher Caleb Joseph from Triple-A Norfolk; infielder Jemile Weeks optioned to the Tides

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of catcher Caleb Joseph from Triple-A Norfolk and optioned infielder Jemile Weeks to the Tides. Joseph, 28, has batted .261/.284/.402 in 22 games for the Tides this season. He hit .299/.346/.494 with 22 home runs and 97 RBI for Double-A Bowie in 2013 on his way to being named Topps Minor League Player of the

Orioles recall left-hander T.J. McFarland from Triple-A Norfolk, option right-hander Brad Brach to the Tides

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled left-hander T.J. McFarland from Triple-A Norfolk and optioned right-hander Brad Brach to the Tides. McFarland, 24, was with the Orioles earlier this season from April 22-25, posting a 2.25 ERA (4.0IP, ER) in two appearances. He has gone 0-1 with a 3.44 ERA (18.1IP, 7ER) in four starts for the Tides. Brach, 28, made two appearances for

Nationals recognize honorary bat girl contest winner for "Going to Bat Against Breast Cancer"

Major League Baseball this week announced the 31 winners of the 2014 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. Annie Arensdorf of Ashburn, Va., has been named the winner for the Washington Nationals, and she will be recognized on the field before the team plays the New York Mets

2014 honorary bat girl contest winner to be recognized at Camden Yards for "Going to Bat Against Breast Cancer"

Major League Baseball today announced the 31 winners of the 2014 Honorary Bat Girl Contest that recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The winner of the Honorary Bat Girl Contest for the Orioles is Debra Nelson, who will be recognized in a pre-game ceremony at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Sunday, May

Zimmerman to host fifth annual A Night at the Park on June 16

Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman will once again host “A Night at the Park,” presented by MASN Sports at Nationals Park on Monday, June 16. The fifth annual fundraising event for the ziMS Foundation will feature performances by country music stars Billy Currington and Jerrod Niemann. The evening includes an expanded concert experience, powered by Live Nation, along with silent and live auction featuring

Orioles outright infielder David Adams to Double-A Bowie

The Orioles today announced that they have outrighted infielder David Adams to Double-A Bowie. Adams, 26, batted .214/.295/.371 (15-70) with two homers and eight RBI in 21 games for Triple-A Norfolk. Adams was claimed off waivers from Cleveland on March 22 and optioned to Norfolk on March 23. The Orioles now have 39 players on their 40-man roster.

Orioles recall right-hander Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk. Brach, 28, was 2-1 with a 4.85 ERA (13.0IP, 7ER) in 12 games for the Tides. He will wear number 35.

The Washington National Opera presents M&M's Opera in the Outfield at Nationals Park

The Washington National Opera will present the annual M&M'S® Opera in the Outfield at Nationals Park featuring a live simulcast of the classic opera The Magic Flute on Saturday, May 3. The event is free and open to the public and will take place rain or shine. Gates will open at 5 p.m. for "pregame" entertainment and The Magic Flute will begin at 7 p.m.

Orioles ask fans to nominate a teacher to represent the team at the 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The Orioles are proud to support Major League Baseball and Target in the People Magazine All-Sta Teachers program and are asking fans to nominate a current or retired teacher to represent the Baltimore Orioles at the 2014 MLB All-Star Game. Fans may nominate a teacher who made a significant impact on the lives of their students and communities. One current or retired teacher will be

Orioles option right-hander Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk

Following Thursday night's game, the Orioles announced that they have optioned right-hander Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk. Meek, 30, appeared in 12 games for the Orioles, going 0-1 with a 6.94 ERA (11.2IP, 9ER). A corresponding move will be announced tomorrow.

Orioles reinstate left-hander Troy Patton from the restricted list; right-hander Josh Stinson outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated left-hander Troy Patton from the Restricted List and outrighted right-hander Josh Stinson to Triple-A Norfolk. Patton, 28, went 2-0 with a 3.70 ERA (56.0IP, 23ER) in a career-high 56 appearances for the Orioles in 2013. He made four rehab appearances with Triple-A Norfolk, posting a 3.86 ERA (4.2IP, 2ER). Stinson, 26, posted a 7.15 ERA (11.1IP, 9ER)

April 15 Orioles-Rays game to be played Friday, June 27 at 1:05 p.m. as part of day-night doubleheader

The Orioles today announced that they have rescheduled their April 15 game vs. Tampa Bay that was postponed by rain to Friday, June 27 at 1:05 p.m. as the first game of a separate admission doubleheader. Tickets for the previously postponed April 15 game are valid for the 1:05 p.m. game, and fans should bring their original tickets to the ballpark gates for admission. The

Orioles reinstate infielder Manny Machado from the 15-day disabled list; infielder Steve Lombardozzi optioned to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated infielder Manny Machado from the 15-day disabled list and optioned infielder Steve Lombardozzi to Triple-A Norfolk. Machado, 21, appeared in three rehab games for Class-A Frederick, batting .667/.692/1.167 (8-12) with four doubles, a triple, five runs, two RBI and a stolen base. He was placed on the disabled list after having an arthroscopy and open reconstruction of

Washington Nationals announce lineup for 2014 NatsLive free postgame concert series

The Washington Nationals announced today that Plain White T's (June 5), Austin Mahone (July 19) and Martina McBride (August 16) will comprise the lineup for the 2014 NatsLive FREE Postgame Concert Series following select Nationals home games throughout this summer. "I'm so excited for the opportunity to play for Nats fans at beautiful Nationals Park!" said 14-time Grammy Award nominee Martina McBride, whose performance will

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