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Thursday’s Orioles-Blue Jays game rescheduled to being at 12:05 p.m.

Tomorrow’s game time has been changed due to impending inclement weather After monitoring the National Weather Service reports and consulting with the Commissioner’s Office, tomorrow’s game between the Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays will be rescheduled from 7:05 p.m. to 12:05 p.m. ET in anticipation of inclement weather across the Mid-Atlantic region. All ballpark gates will open at 11:00 a.m., and parking lots will open

Tonight’s Orioles-Blue Jays game postponed due to rain

Single-admission doubleheader tomorrow, September 30 at 4:05 p.m. Tonight’s game between the Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays has been postponed due to rain. The teams will play a single-admission doubleheader tomorrow, September 30 beginning at 4:05 p.m. ET. Game two will begin approximately 30 minutes after the first game concludes, but no earlier than 7:05 p.m. All ballpark gates will open at 3:00 p.m., and

Orioles extend childhood cancer fundraiser to include final series vs. Yankees

In support of the Orioles’ ongoing partnership with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to raise awareness for childhood cancer and funds for life-saving research, the club today announced that a fundraiser benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Ronald McDonald House Charities will be extended through the final series of the regular season Friday, October 2 through Sunday, October 4 when the Orioles host the New

Orioles reinstate right-hander Miguel Gonzalez from DL

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated right-hander Miguel Gonzalez from the 15-day disabled list. Gonzalez, 31, was placed on the 15-day DL on September 4, retroactive to August 31, with right shoulder tendinitis. In 25 starts for the Orioles this season, Gonzalez is 9-11 with a 4.85 ERA (141.0IP, 76ER) and eight Quality Starts. Over 100 career games (94 starts) across four Major

Orioles announce Fan Appreciation Weekend schedule

The Orioles today announced plans for Fan Appreciation Weekend, which will be held Friday, October 2, through Sunday, October 4, when the Orioles host the New York Yankees for the final three-game series of the 2015 regular season. The weekend will feature exclusive giveaways, fireworks, and other opportunities for fans to have unforgettable experiences at Oriole Park. As a “thank you” to fans for their

Nationals suspend Jonathan Papelbon

The Washington Nationals announced pitcher Jonathan Papelbon has been suspended for four games without pay after his altercation with outfielder Bryce Harper in the dugout during Sunday’s game vs. the Philadelphia Phillies. In addition, Papelbon has accepted the three-game suspension issued by Major League Baseball for the incident which occurred during the Wednesday, September 23rd game vs the Baltimore Orioles. The league suspension will begin

Nationals honor first baseman Jose Marmolejos, right-hander Austin Voth and right-hander Austen Williams

The Washington Nationals today named first baseman Jose Marmolejos their Minor League Player of the Year and right-handed pitcher Austin Voth their Minor League Pitcher of the Year. The club also named right-handed pitcher Austen Williams the recipient of the third-annual Bob Boone Award. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo, Vice President of Player Personnel Bob Boone, Assistant General Manager &

Nationals reinstate outfielder Reed Johnson

The Washington Nationals reinstated outfielder Reed Johnson from the 60-day disabled list on Saturday and transferred center fielder Denard Span (left hip inflammation) from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day DL. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Johnson, 38, returns to the Nationals’ active roster after missing 131 games following surgery to repair a tendon in his left

Orioles select the contract of outfielder David Lough from Triple-A Norfolk; recall right-hander Dylan Bundy and place him on the 60-day disabled list

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of outfielder David Lough from Triple-A Norfolk. In a corresponding move, the Orioles have recalled right-hander Dylan Bundy from Double-A Bowie and placed him on the 60-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain. Lough, 29, batted .259/.290/.310 (15-58), with a double, triple, seven runs scored, and six RBI over 14 games with the Tides

Nationals right-fielder Bryce Harper and right-hander Stephen Strasburg named co-NL Players of the Week

Following a week filled with dominance by both players, Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper and right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg were named co-National League Players of the Week on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Harper - who currently leads the National League in several categories, including: batting average (.343), on-base percentage (.470), slugging percentage (.674), home runs (41), OPS (1.143), OPS+

Orioles team up with Maryland governor Larry Hogan in the fight against childhood cancer

Orioles to host fundraiser benefiting Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Ronald McDonald House Charities In conjunction with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the Orioles today announced a new partnership with the office of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Ronald McDonald House Charities in the fight against pediatric cancer. In support of this important initiative, the Orioles will

Orioles make four roster moves

The Orioles today announced that they have recalled right-hander Oliver Drake, outfielder Junior Lake, infielder Christian Walker and right-hander Tyler Wilson from Triple-A Norfolk. Drake, 28, posted a 0.82 ERA (44.0IP, 4ER) in 42 games with the Tides this season. He finished second in the International League with 23 saves (going 23-for-23 in save opportunities) and was named to the International League Postseason All-Star Team.

Matusz named Orioles nominee for Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball and Chevrolet, the official vehicle of MLB, today announced that Brian Matusz was named the Orioles 2015 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet. Wednesday, September 16th marks the fourteenth annual Roberto Clemente Day, which was established by Major League Baseball to honor Clemente’s legacy and to officially recognize local Club nominees of the Roberto Clemente Award presented by

Span named Nationals nominee for Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball and Chevrolet, the official vehicle of MLB, today announced that Denard Span was named the Washington Nationals’ 2015 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet. Wednesday, September 16th marks the fourteenth annual Roberto Clemente Day, which was established by Major League Baseball to honor Clemente’s legacy and to officially recognize local Club nominees of the Roberto Clemente Award presented

Nationals recall right-hander Erik Davis and infielder Wilmer Difo

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Erik Davis and infielder Wilmer Difo from Double-A Harrisburg on Sunday. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Davis, 28, returns to the Major Leagues for the first time since 2013, making his recovery this season from April, 2014, Tommy John surgery. The right-handed reliever, who made his MLB debut June 2, 2013 at

Nationals recall right-hander Taylor Jordan

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Taylor Jordan from Triple-A Syracuse on Friday. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Jordan, 26, finished his Triple-A season with a 5-6 record and a 2.95 ERA in 19 starts for the Syracuse Chiefs. The right-hander struck out 61 International League batters, walked 21, and held opponents to a .235 batting average against.

Orioles to host Fall Instructional League in Sarasota

The Baltimore Orioles will host the team’s Fall Instructional League at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota with games that are free and open to the public from September 22 through October 13. The Instructional League program focuses on specific individual development while providing additional playing time to accelerate a player’s progress through the minor league system. Games are played on the Main Field, with parking

Orioles and Oriole Advocates to hold annual Cardboard to Leather collection Sunday at Oriole Park

The Orioles will open a six-game homestand on Friday, September 11, at 7:05 p.m. against the Kansas City Royals. The homestand will include many special events including the annual Cardboard to Leather collection at Oriole Park, a “Baseball and Your Body” lesson plan with Kevin Gausman and Brad Brach, a pre-game ceremony honoring the Red Land Little League team, a NASA astronaut visit to the

Orioles reinstate J.J. Hardy from 15-day disabled list, recall Dariel Alvarez from Single-A Frederick

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated infielder J.J. Hardy from the 15-day disabled list and recalled outfielder Dariel Alvarez from Class A-Advanced Frederick. Hardy, 33, was placed on the disabled list on August 24 with a left groin strain. He has appeared in 93 games this season (91 starts at shortstop), compiling a .992 fielding percentage, while committing just three errors. He has

Orioles announce 2016 schedule

Opening Day slated for April 4 at Oriole Park against the Minnesota Twins The Orioles today announced that they will open the 2016 season at Oriole Park against the Minnesota Twins as part of a six-game homestand beginning with Opening Day on Monday, April 4. The Orioles will continue the first homestand of the season with a three-game series against the division-rival Tampa Bay Rays,

Nationals announce 2016 schedule

The Washington Nationals announced their 2016 schedule on Tuesday, in conjunction with Major League Baseball, revealing an 81-game home slate that will begin with the home opener on April 7 vs. the Miami Marlins. The 83rd home opener in D.C. since 1901 will come after the Nationals begin the season at Atlanta with a two-game series April 4-6. Nationals Park will play host to 11

Orioles to host Red Land Little League team on September 12

The Orioles will host the Red Land Little League team from Lewisberry, Pa. at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, September 12, prior to the 1:05 p.m. ET game against the Kansas City Royals. Representing the Mid-Atlantic Region in the Little League World Series, Red Land defeated the Southwest Region to win the U.S. title game on August 29, in Williamsport, Pa. The team

Orioles option Drake, Lake to Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have optioned right-hander Oliver Drake and outfielder Junior Lake to Triple-A Norfolk. Drake, 28, posted a 4.22 ERA (10.2IP, 5ER) and 10 strikeouts in eight games with the Orioles this season. He pitched in three games with Baltimore after being recalled on September 1 and struck out a career-high three batters over an inning of work on September 4

Orioles claim Wilkins off waivers from Dodgers

The Orioles today announced that they have claimed infielder Andy Wilkins off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers and designated left-hander Cesar Cabral for assignment. Wilkins, 26, has batted .251/.315/.447 (109-434) with 18 home runs and 79 RBI between Triple-A Oklahoma City (105 games) and Triple-A Buffalo (21 games) this season, including a .284/.329/.447 (40-141) slash line against left-handed pitchers. Originally selected by the Chicago

Orioles select Reimold’s contract from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of outfielder Nolan Reimold from Triple-A Norfolk. Reimold, 31, batted .227/.306/.340 (22-97) with three doubles, a triple, two home runs, and eight RBI in 39 games with the Orioles this season. In 54 games with the Tides this season, Reimold hit .274/.363/.371 (54-197) with 13 doubles, two home runs, and 15 RBI. Originally selected by

Nationals recall Tanner Roark

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Tanner Roark from Triple-A Syracuse on Friday. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Roark, 28, returns to the Nationals starting rotation after making two Minor League starts for the Single-A Potomac Nationals and the Double-A Harrisburg Senators. He recorded a 1.50 ERA (1 ER/6.0 IP) while striking out seven and surrendering just five

Nationals reinstate Tyler Moore and recall right-hander A.J. Cole

The Washington Nationals returned from rehab and reinstated first baseman/outfielder Tyler Moore from the 15-day disabled list on Thursday, and recalled right-handed pitcher A.J. Cole from Triple-A Syracuse. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Moore, 28, returns to the Nationals after missing 14 games with a left ankle sprain. In six minor league rehab games with Single-A Potomac and

Orioles team up with KidsPeace for sixth annual trick-or-trot 5K/1-Mile Walk at Oriole Park

The Baltimore Orioles, OriolesREACH, and manager Buck Showalter and his wife, Angela, are once again joining forces with KidsPeace to host a Halloween-themed race to benefit children in foster care. The sixth annual Trick-or-Trot 5K/1-Mile Walk will be held on Saturday, October 31, and will once again begin and end at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Halloween costumes are encouraged and prizes will be awarded

Orioles option Dariel Alvarez to Single-A Frederick

The Orioles tonight announced that they have optioned outfielder Dariel Alvarez to Class A-Advanced Frederick. Alvarez, 26, made his Major League debut on August 28 at Texas and batted .250/.308/.333 (3-12) with a double in four games with the Orioles this season. Over 721 career minor league games, Alvarez has hit .293/.335/.447 with 123 doubles, 15 triples, 80 home runs and 385 RBI.

Nationals recall right-hander Rafael Martin and left-hander Matt Grace

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Rafael Martin and left-handed pitcher Matt Grace from Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday in their second round of September call-ups. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Martin, 31, rejoins the Nationals for the second Major League assignment of his career. The rookie right hander pitched in four April games for the Nationals, working five

Orioles to host 5K walk benefiting the LUNGevity Foundation in memory of Monica Pence Barlow at Oriole Park

The Orioles will host the LUNGevity Foundation’s Breathe Deep Baltimore, a 5K walk to raise funds and awareness for lung cancer in memory of Orioles’ late Public Relations Director, Monica Pence Barlow, on Saturday, October 3, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The 5K walk will begin at 9:00 a.m. and conclude on the field. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m., and participants will receive a

Orioles activate Chaz Roe from 15-day disabled list

The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated right-hander Chaz Roe from the 15-day disabled list. Roe, 28, made one relief appearance with the Double-A Bowie Baysox on a Major League rehab assignment, August 31 against Altoona, earning the win after surrendered one run on one hit over 1.1 innings of work. In 28 games with the Orioles this season, he is 2-2 with a

Orioles select Johnson’s contract, recall Drake from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of right-hander Steve Johnson and recalled right-hander Oliver Drake from Triple-A Norfolk. Johnson, 28, went 4-1 with a 2.30 ERA (54.2IP, 14ER) in 32 games (three starts) with the Tides this season. In 11 games (two starts) since the Triple-A All-Star break, he posted a 0.93 ERA (19.1IP, 2ER) including a 0.55 ERA (16.1IP, ER)

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