The Orioles today announced that the club has entered into a multi-year agreement with MedStar Health as the Official Medical Team of the Baltimore Orioles. The Orioles have chosen to continue their medical partnership with MedStar Health because of the expertise and specialization provided by one of the premier sports medicine programs in the country. The multi-year partnership will ensure that Orioles players continue to
The Orioles today announced that former shortstop J.J. Hardy and former outfielder Mike Devereaux have been elected to the Orioles Hall of Fame. Additionally, long-time Orioles radio broadcaster Joe Angel will be inducted as this year’s Herb Armstrong Award winner. That trio, along with the previously announced Wild Bill Hagy Award winner, Mossila “Mo” Gaba, will be honored during an on-field ceremony prior to the
The Orioles today announced that individual tickets for April and May games at Oriole Park at Camden Yards will go on sale Wednesday, March 31, at 2:00 p.m. ET. Due to capacity restrictions, limited seating is available for the purchase of single-game tickets for any of the team’s first 24 home games of the season, with the exception of Opening Day, which will be reserved
Since 2006, the Baltimore-Washington cable provider has carried MASN Opening day for Major League Baseball is Thursday, April 1 MASN, the exclusive television home of Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals baseball, announced a multiyear agreement with Cox, one of the region’s larger cable TV distributors, to continue carrying the regional sports network on their systems effective immediately. Opening day for both Major League Baseball teams
As the Orioles continue to strengthen their international presence, the club today announced plans to develop a new, state-of-the-art training academy in Guerra, Dominican Republic. The 22.5-acre complex will be home to the Orioles’ Dominican player development operations, which will include three full fields, a sports turfed agility field, batting and pitching tunnels, administrative buildings, dormitories, and educational facilities. “We have made tremendous strides over
For the 15th consecutive year, the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network will serve as the exclusive television home for the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals, airing every regular season game for both franchises. Fans throughout the Mid-Atlantic will be able to watch the final week of Grapefruit League action on MASN, with four Spring Training contests - two Orioles games and two Nationals games - being televised
The Orioles today announced updated home game times for the 2021 season. All home games in April, May, and September which were originally scheduled to begin at 6:35 p.m. will now begin at 7:05 p.m. ET. Home games impacted by the change include April 12-14 against the Seattle Mariners, April 26-28 against the New York Yankees, May 10 against the Boston Red Sox, May 18-19
The Orioles today announced that they have signed infielder Maikel Franco to a one-year contract for the 2021 season. Franco, 28, appeared in all 60 games for the Kansas City Royals during the 2020 season, making 51 starts at third base, eight starts as the designated hitter, and one start at first base. He batted .278/.321/.457 (62-for-223) with 16 doubles, eight home runs, 23 runs
The Washington Nationals, with approval from the Government of the District of Columbia and Major League Baseball, today announced that Nationals Park will welcome fans back to the ballpark for the 2021 season, beginning on Opening Day, Thursday, April 1 against the New York Mets. The Opening Day game will be aired nationally on ESPN, with first pitch scheduled for 7:09 p.m. ET. In accordance
Exactly one year after the pandemic gripped communities across the globe and halted the baseball industry, the Orioles today announced plans to welcome fans back to Oriole Park at Camden Yards for the 2021 season. In observation of social distancing guidelines and approved capacity limits, the club will begin the season by hosting approximately 11,000 fans per game, operating at 25 percent capacity. As the
As always, the health and safety of our entire Birdland community remains our top priority. In accordance with Governor Hogan’s announcement yesterday, we are continuing to work with the City of Baltimore, state officials, and Major League Baseball to safely welcome fans back to Oriole Park at Camden Yards with proper social distancing guidelines. As soon as we are able, we will share our plans
WASHINGTON - MASN, the exclusive television home of Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles baseball, announced a multiyear agreement with Comcast to continue carrying the regional sports network on its systems effective immediately. Opening day for both Major League Baseball teams is Thursday, April 1: the Orioles visit the Boston Red Sox at 2:05 p.m. and the Nationals host the New York Mets at 7:09 p.m.
The Washington Nationals are proud to announce the Read Like A Champion Summer Reading program. For the last seven years, the Washington Nationals have partnered with area libraries to address the “summer slide” - the loss of learning that children and teens experience when they do not read during summer vacation - and to bring the joys of reading to as many homes as possible.
The Orioles today announced the coaching staffs for their minor league affiliates for the 2021 season. The staffs of each: Triple-A Norfolk, Double-A Bowie, Class A-Advanced Aberdeen, and Class-A Delmarva are listed below, along with the Complex League and DSL Orioles. Gary Kendall enters his 22nd season in the organization and his 24th in professional baseball. He begins his 18th season as a professional manager,
The Orioles today announced that Katie Karuse has joined the organization as Director, Public Relations. Krause will oversee the day-to-day operations of the Orioles’ Public Relations department and generate creative opportunities to publicize the club’s efforts on the field and in the community. She will begin her duties today, reporting directly to Jennifer Grondahl, Senior Vice President, Community Development and Communications. The 2021 season will