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Orioles to host 5K walk benefiting LUNGevity Foundation in memory of Monica Pence Barlow

For the fifth consecutive year, the Orioles will host LUNGevity Foundation’s Breathe Deep Baltimore, a 5K walk to raise funds and awareness for lung cancer, which again this year will be held in memory of Orioles’ late Public Relations Director, Monica Pence Barlow. The walk will take place on Saturday, October 6, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET. All proceeds

Orioles outfielder Adam Jones named 2018 Most Valuable Oriole

The Orioles today announced that outfielder Adam Jones has been voted the winner of the 2018 Louis M. Hatter Most Valuable Oriole Award by members of the local media who cover the team on a regular basis. He will be recognized for his accomplishments in an on-field ceremony prior to Sunday’s regular season finale against the Houston Astros. Jones enters play today hitting .281/.313/.419 (159-for-565)

Tonight’s Astros-Orioles game postponed

Tonight’s scheduled game between the Orioles and Houston Astros has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a traditional (single-admission) doubleheader on Saturday, September 29. The first game of the September 29 doubleheader will begin at 4:05 p.m. ET, followed by the regularly-scheduled game approximately 30 minutes after the first game concludes. Fans holding tickets for the

Baltimore Orioles Charitable Foundation and Adam Jones jointly make $150,000 donation to local nonprofit organizations

The Baltimore Orioles Charitable Foundation and outfielder Adam Jones, and his wife, Audie, have jointly donated $150,000 to a variety of local nonprofit organizations. The donation includes $100,000 for Living Classrooms, $20,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore, $10,000 for Stocks in the Future, $10,000 for Harlem Lacrosse, $5,000 for Sharp Dressed Man, and $5,000 for Baltimore Urban Baseball Association. Prior to Saturday’s

Nationals announce 2018 minor league awards

The Washington Nationals named infielder Carter Kieboom their 2018 Minor League Player of the Year, left-handed pitcher Ben Braymer and right-handed pitcher Wil Crowe their 2018 co-Minor League Pitchers of the Year and infielder Jake Noll the winner of the sixth-annual “Bob Boone Award.” Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. These players will be honored in a ceremony

Nationals announce 2018 awards

The Washington Nationals announced the winners of the third-annual end-of-season awards as voted on by the local media. Outfielder Bryce Harper was voted 2018 Nationals Player of the Year, while right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer was named Pitcher of the Year. Left-handed pitcher Sean Doolittle was given the ‘Good Guy’ Award, given to a player who is exceptionally accommodating to the media and involved in the

Orioles announce Fan Appreciation Weekend schedule

The Orioles today announced plans for Fan Appreciation Weekend, which will be held Friday, September 28, through Sunday, September 30, when the Orioles host the reigning World Champion Houston Astros for the final four-game series of the 2018 regular season. The weekend will feature exclusive giveaways and opportunities for fans to enjoy unforgettable experiences at Oriole Park. As a “thank you” to fans for their

Orioles Braille jersey auction open through Sept. 25

Tonight, the Orioles hosted National Federation of the Blind Night at Oriole Park, in recognition of the 40th anniversary of the organization moving its headquarters to Baltimore. Orioles players and coaches wore specially-designed jerseys with Braille lettering, becoming the first American professional sports team to wear Braille-lettered jerseys. The game-worn, authenticated, and autographed jerseys are available at www.orioles.com/auctions with proceeds benefiting the National Federation of

Orioles Braille jersey auction open through September 25

Proceeds to benefit the National Federation of the Blind Tonight, the Orioles hosted National Federation of the Blind Night at Oriole Park, in recognition of the 40th anniversary of the organization moving its headquarters to Baltimore. Orioles players and coaches wore specially-designed jerseys with Braille lettering, becoming the first American professional sports team to wear Braille-lettered jerseys. The game-worn, authenticated, and autographed jerseys are available

Nationals sign Player Development Contract with the Fresno Grizzlies of the Pacific Coast League

The Washington Nationals signed a two-year Player Development Contract with the Fresno Grizzlies of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League on Tuesday. The contract begins in 2019 and runs through the 2020 season. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the joint announcement, along with Fresno’s Team President, Derek Franks. “The Washington Nationals are excited to be partnering with the Fresno Grizzlies

Orioles announce 2018 award winners for player development and scouting

The Orioles today announced the winners of their player development and scouting awards for 2018, including OF Cedric Mullins as the club’s top minor league player and LHP Keegan Akin and LHP Zac Lowther as the club’s top minor league pitchers. The winners will be honored in an on-field ceremony on Saturday, September 15, before the game against the Chicago White Sox, with awards presented

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 20 through October 9. 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

2019 Orioles Pet Calendar on sale today to benefit BARCS animal shelter

The 2019 Orioles Pet Calendar, presented by Pet+E.R., is now available for purchase, with all proceeds benefiting the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, Inc. (BARCS), a nonprofit shelter that accepts and cares for all animals in need. The 15-month calendar, presented by Pet+E.R. for the fourth consecutive year, features photos of Orioles players with their pets and various BARCS animals. Players who will be

Bryce Harper named NL Player of the Week

Following a week in which he hit .438 (7-for-16) with two doubles, two homers, seven RBI, 12 walks, two strikeouts and six runs scored in six games, Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper was named the National League Player of the Week on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Harper led the National League in on-base percentage (.655), walks (12) and OPS (1.593)

Orioles to host first ‘O’stoberfest’ at Oriole Park

Exclusive ticket packages include a pregame party and limited-edition ceramic beer stein The Orioles invite all fans, ages 21 and over, to enjoy an Oktoberfest celebration when the Orioles host the first ‘O’stoberfest’ at Oriole Park on Friday, September 28, prior to the club’s 7:05 p.m. ET game against the Houston Astros. A limited number of all-inclusive ticket packages are available, featuring an exclusive pregame

Orioles to host National Federation of the Blind Night on Sept. 18

In recognition of the 40th anniversary of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) moving their national headquarters to Baltimore, the Orioles will host National Federation of the Blind Night at Oriole Park on Tuesday, September 18, when they take on the Toronto Blue Jays at 7:05 p.m. ET. During the game, Orioles players and coaches will wear specially-designed jerseys with Braille lettering of both

Nationals announce roster moves

The Washington Nationals made the following roster moves Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. * Recalled outfielder Victor Robles, infielder Adrian Sanchez and right-handed pitcher Austin Voth from Triple-A Syracuse * Returned from rehab and reinstated right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde and right-handed pitcher Joe Ross from the 60-day disabled list * Selected the contract of right-handed pitcher

Chris Davis named Orioles’ nominee for Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball today announced that Chris Davis was named the Orioles’ 2018 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award, the most prominent individual player award bestowed by MLB. The Roberto Clemente Award is the annual recognition of a player from each MLB club who best represents the game of baseball through extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy and positive contributions, both on and off the

Nationals renew player development contracts with Single-A Potomac and Single-A Hagerstown

The Washington Nationals announced the signing of two-year Player Development Contract extensions with the Single-A Potomac Nationals of the Carolina League and the Single-A Hagerstown Suns of the South Atlantic League on Monday. The extensions, which begin in 2019, run 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

Nationals recall Pedro Severino and select Austen Williams

The Washington Nationals recalled catcher Pedro Severino and selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Austen Williams from Triple-A Syracuse on Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Severino, 25, returns to Washington after hitting .269 with five doubles, one triple, six homers, 13 RBI, five walks and 14 runs scored in 33 games with Triple-A Syracuse. He joins

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