The Orioles today announced the return of the weekly “GEICO Orioles Hot Stove” on 105.7 The Fan (WJZ-FM), the flagship station of the Orioles Radio Network. Beginning on November 29, fans will be able to enjoy one hour of Orioles news, analysis, special guests, and more each week broadcast live from the 105.7 The Fan studios from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. ET. The studios
The Orioles today announced that Sig Mejdalhas been named the club’s Assistant General Manager, Analytics, reporting to Executive Vice President and General Manager Mike Elias. Mejdal will oversee all aspects of the club’s growing analytics effort while assisting and advising Elias in all manner of Baseball Operations decisions. “Sig Mejdal is one of the most experienced and accomplished analysts working in baseball today,” said Elias.
In celebration of the start of the holiday season, the Orioles are offering several deals for holiday shoppers. On Friday, all fans will receive a 50% discount on all purchases at the Orioles Official Team Store at Oriole Park at Camden Yards for ‘Orange & Black Friday’ from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. This discount cannot be combined with any other offer. Additionally, from
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a two-year contract with catcher Kurt Suzuki on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Suzuki, 35, joins the Nationals after hitting .271 with 24 doubles, 12 home runs, 50 RBI, 22 walks, and 45 runs scored in 105 games for the Atlanta Braves in 2018. Suzuki posted a .485 slugging
The Washington Nationals selected the contract of right-handed pitcher James Bourque on Monday, adding him to the team’s 40-man roster. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Bourque, 25, went 4-2 with six saves and a 1.70 ERA (10 ER/53.0 IP) in 41 games between Single-A Potomac and Double-A Harrisburg in 2018. He led all Nationals Minor Leaguers (min.
The Orioles today announced that Mike Elias has been named the club’s next Executive Vice President and General Manager. Elias will oversee all baseball operations for the club and have full autonomy to build his staff and make decisions on all baseball matters that he believes will make the Orioles successful on the field, entertaining to fans, and impactful in the community. Elias just completed
MASN, the mid-Atlantic’s leader in live sports entertainment, will broadcast more than 70 men’s and women’s Division I college basketball games during the 2018-19 season, offering its viewers a lineup featuring local powerhouse Georgetown, top-ranked teams and tournament action. The regional sports network’s hoops schedule will air on both MASN and MASN2, and features games from key men’s conferences and some of the top women’s
The finalists for the annual Baseball Writer’s Association of America awards were announced Monday on MLB Network, and the Washington Nationals have two players among the honorees. Right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer is one of the finalists for the 2018 National League Cy Young award and left fielder Juan Soto is a top three finisher for the 2018 Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year award. Scherzer
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with a conditional option with right-handed pitcher Trevor Rosenthal on Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Rosenthal, 28, posted a 2.99 ERA and 121 saves in 328 appearances across six Major League seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals from 2012-17. During that stretch, he ranked among Major