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OriolesREACH, Gausman partner to create new “Tails with Tales” reading program

As part of an ongoing partnership, OriolesREACH and Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, Inc. (BARCS), will team up with Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman and his wife, Taylor, to create “Tails with Tales,” a new program that encourages childhood reading and promotes social interaction with shelter pets. The new project pairs adoptable animals with children as ‘reading buddies’ in an effort to provide companionship to

Nationals reinstate infielder Stephen Drew

The Washington Nationals reinstated infielder Stephen Drew from the 10-day disabled list and optioned left-handed pitcher Matt Grace to Triple-A Syracuse on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Drew, 34, missed 41 games with a right hamstring strain. The veteran infielder had appeared in eight games before the injury struck, going 4-for-18 (.222) with one double, three

Orioles to auction Memorial Day jerseys & caps to benefit the Fort Meade Alliance Foundation

Throughout the Memorial Day holiday weekend, all Orioles uniformed personnel will wear ripstop woodland camouflage-designed jerseys and caps on the road and at home. The Memorial Day jerseys and caps will also feature five stars to represent the five branches of the military. The Orioles will wear a gray road version of the jersey on Saturday, May 27, and Sunday, May 28, while visiting the

Orioles to host “Birdland Social” presented by GBMC HealthCare featuring Brad Brach and Dan Duquette on June 20

The Orioles will host “Birdland Social,” a Social Media Night event presented by GBMC HealthCare, on Tuesday, June 20, prior to the 7:05 p.m. game against the Cleveland Indians. The exclusive pregame party will take place on the center field Roof Deck with 250 of the Orioles’ most engaged social media followers. The event will include question-and-answer sessions with Orioles 2016 All-Star reliever Brad Brach

Nationals recall right-hander Joe Ross

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Joe Ross from Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday and optioned outfielder Brian Goodwin to Triple-A Syracuse. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Ross, 24, who will start for Washington on Tuesday night vs. Seattle, joins the Nationals for his second Major League assignment of the season. The right-hander returns to the Major Leagues

Orioles to celebrate 25th anniversary of Oriole Park with Aug. 18-19 events

The Orioles today announced plans to celebrate the 25th anniversary season of Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, August 19, when the team hosts the Los Angeles Angels at 7:05 p.m. ET. The Orioles are welcoming back at least 17 members of the first team to play at Oriole Park at Camden Yards - the 1992 Orioles. Select players from the original 1992 team

Nationals recall left-hander Matt Grace, place right-hander Joe Blanton on DL

The Washington Nationals recalled left-handed pitcher Matt Grace from Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday and placed right-handed pitcher Joe Blanton on the 10-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Grace, 28, joins the Nationals for his fourth Major League assignment of the season, working to a 6.23 ERA in three appearances (4.1 IP).

Chris & Jill Davis to again serve as race ambassadors for Casey Cares Foundation 5K Run/Walk at Oriole Park

For the second consecutive year, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis and his wife, Jill, will serve as race ambassadors for the eighth annual Casey Cares 5K Run/Walk at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, August 5, as the Orioles and OriolesREACH once again partner with the Casey Cares Foundation to host the race. “Casey Cares is honored to once again partner with the Baltimore

Orioles to host “Celebrate Maryland Day” on Saturday

The Orioles have announced plans to host ‘Celebrate Maryland Day’ at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, May 20 when the team takes on the Toronto Blue Jays at 7:35 p.m. ET. Following the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore earlier in the day, the game will feature a variety of special guests and a unique giveaway item, as well as opportunities

Nationals agree to terms with Bryce Harper for 2018

The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with right fielder Bryce Harper for the 2018 season. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. The unanimous 2015 National League Most Valuable Player, Harper opens play on Saturday leading Major League hitters this season in on-base percentage (.496), runs (37), and intentional walks (6), while ranking among Major League leaders in

Nationals reinstate right-handers Koda Glover and Shawn Kelley

The Washington Nationals returned from rehab and reinstated right-handed pitcher Koda Glover, reinstated right-handed pitcher Shawn Kelley, and optioned right-handed pitcher A.J. Cole and left-handed pitcher Matt Grace to Triple-A Syracuse on Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Glover, 24, returns to the Nationals’ active roster after missing 14 games with a left hip impingement. The right-hander

Scherzer stars in Humane Rescue Alliance public service announcement

The Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) has enlisted the assistance of an All-Star to encourage the public to adopt rescue animals. Washington Nationals All-Star and two-time Cy Young award winner Max Scherzer and adoptable dog “Glee” star in the public service announcement, which will debut this week. The public service announcement was recorded at HRA’s Oglethorpe Street Adoption Center this spring. During the video, Scherzer explains

Nationals recall outfielder Brian Goodwin

The Washington Nationals recalled outfielder Brian Goodwin from Triple-A Syracuse on Monday and optioned outfielder Rafael Bautista to Syracuse. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Goodwin, 26, joins the Nationals for his first Major League assignment of the 2017 season. In 25 games for Triple-A Syracuse, Goodwin is hitting .256 (23-for-90) with four doubles, two home runs, 11

Nationals to recognize 2017 Honorary Bat Girl Contest winner on Mother’s Day

Yesterday, Major League Baseball announced the winners of the 2017 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and have demonstrated a commitment to battling the disease. This year’s Honorary Bat Girl for the Washington Nationals is Melissa Green of Arlington, Va. She will be honored during the pregame ceremony before the team plays the Philadelphia Phillies on

Orioles team up with Southwest Airlines on “Trip Around the Ballpark” promotion

As part of the 25th anniversary of Oriole Park at Camden Yards, the Orioles and Southwest Airlines have teamed up to launch a new interactive promotion throughout the 2017 season. Available exclusively within the free MLB.com Ballpark mobile application, “Trip Around the Ballpark” presented by Southwest Airlines encourages fans to check in at designated points of interest around “The Ballpark That Forever Changed Baseball.” Beginning

Honorary Bat Girl Contest winner to be recognized May 19 at Camden Yards

Major League Baseball today announced the 30 winners of the 2017 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which 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 Amber Shaw, who will be recognized in a pregame ceremony at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Friday, May

Zimmerman named NL Player of the Month for April

On the heels of his first National League Player of the Week award since 2012, Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman continued his early-season haul with the National League Player of the Month award for April. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Zimmerman, who set a Nationals record (2005-present) for RBI in a month with 29, entered May hitting .420 and leading the

Tickets for Father’s Day Catch on the Field on sale Wednesday at 10 a.m.

The Orioles today announced that tickets for the Father’s Day Catch on the Field opportunity for parents and their children will go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, May 3, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Father’s Day Catch on the Field will be held on Sunday, June 18, prior to the 1:35 p.m. game against the St. Louis Cardinals. Fans may purchase one of two ticket packages

Nationals recall Cole from Triple-A Syracuse, option Ross

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher A.J. Cole from Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday and optioned right-handed pitcher Joe Ross to Syracuse. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Cole, 25, will be placed on the suspended list as he serves a three-game suspension from Major League Baseball, which resulted from his ejection on Sept. 25, 2016 at Pittsburgh. Cole

Nationals 1B Ryan Zimmerman named National League Player of the Week

Following a week in which he hit .500 (13-for-26) with two doubles, five home runs, 13 RBI, one walk and 11 runs scored, Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was named the National League Player of the Week on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Zimmerman hit safely in all six games he played, including four multi-hit efforts. He also scored at

Orioles encourage fans to vote orange and send O’s players to the 2017 MLB All-Star Game

The Orioles today announced that fans can begin voting to send Orioles players to the 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Miami, Fla. Again this year, the Orioles are encouraging fans to vote early, vote often, and “Vote Orange.” MLB All-Star Game balloting will once again take place exclusively online at www.orioles.com/voteorange. Fans can cast their votes for Orioles players up to 35

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