Orioles Press Releases
Orioles announce 2016 promotions and special events
The Orioles today released their 2016 promotional schedule highlighted by several new items, including an Orioles batting practice pullover, a Manny Machado garden gnome, an Orioles 1966 replica jersey to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the club's first World Series title, special Mother's Day and Father's Day-themed giveaways, and two Orioles bobbleheads, as well as the return of several fan-favorite events such as Kids' Opening Day and Friday Fireworks Nights.
Fans invited to watch Orioles Spring Training workouts
The first official Spring Training workout day for Orioles pitchers and catchers at Ed Smith Stadium will be held on Friday, February 19. Fans are invited to watch the team's workouts on the back fields at the complex each day through February 29. There is no charge to attend, and free parking is available in the East Lot off of 12th Street and Tuttle Avenue.
Orioles announce Spring Training non-roster invitees
The Orioles today announced that they have invited 17 non-roster players to Major League Spring Training in Sarasota, Fla.
Orioles head groundskeeper Nicole McFadyen to receive the Mary Pickersgill award
The Star-Spangled Banner Flag House has named Orioles Head Groundskeeper NICOLE MCFADYEN the 2016 recipient of the Mary Pickersgill Award for Women's Leadership in Business.
Orioles agree to terms with LHP Brian Matusz on a one-year contract
The Orioles today announced that they have agreed to terms with LHP BRIAN MATUSZ on a one-year contract, thus avoiding arbitration.
Orioles announce 2016 Spring Training promotions and special events schedule
The Orioles today announced their 2016 Spring Training promotions and special events schedule featuring many fun-filled promotional giveaways and events for fans to enjoy at Ed Smith Stadium.
Orioles acquire RHP Odrisamer Despaigne from San Diego
The Orioles today announced that they have acquired RHP ODRISAMER DESPAIGNE (pronounced oh-DREE-sah-mer deh-SPAWN-yay) from the San Diego Padres in exchange for minor league RHP JEAN COSME.
Orioles to hold tryouts for ballgirls and ballboys on March 5
The Orioles have announced they will conduct an open tryout to find ballgirls and ballboys for the 2016 season at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, March 5. The judges will include members of the Orioles' front office, as well as CBS Radio personalities Rob Long, Greg Carpenter, and Regan Warfield.
Statement on the death of Ramon Ramirez
Orioles Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations DAN DUQUETTE issued the following statement today on the death of Orioles minor league infielder RAMON RAMIREZ, who was killed in a motorcycle accident in the Dominican Republic on Saturday evening.