The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated CA STEVE CLEVENGER from the paternity list, selected the contract of OF DARIEL ALVAREZ from Triple-A Norfolk, and optioned OF HENRY URRUTIA to Triple-A Norfolk.
The Orioles will open a three-game homestand on Monday, August 31, at 7:05 p.m. ET against the Tampa Bay Rays. The homestand will feature many special events including KidsPeace Night, an Orioles Wives Habitat for Humanity build, and a night to commemorate the 20th anniversary of CAL RIPKEN, JR.'S record-breaking 2,131st consecutive game.
The Orioles today announced that an online charity auction for the 2130 and the 2131 numbered Orioles-themed Maryland license plates will begin on Thursday, August 27, at 12:00 p.m. ET in honor of the 20th anniversary of CAL RIPKEN JR.'s record-breaking 2,131st consecutive game streak.
The Orioles today announced that they have recalled RHP JORGE RONDON from Triple-A Norfolk and have reinstated INF/OF STEVE PEARCE from the 15-day disabled list. In corresponding moves, the Orioles have placed INF J.J. HARDY on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain and designated OF NOLAN REIMOLD for assignment.
Major League Baseball and the Orioles today announced that the start time for the series finale against the Kansas City Royals on Sunday, September 13, at Oriole Park has been moved from 1:35 p.m. to 8:05 p.m. ET. The adjusted time is due to the selection of the game for Sunday Night Baseball, exclusively televised by ESPN.
The Orioles will host their third official legacy book signing featuring longtime Baltimore sportswriter and author of "Baltimore Orioles: 60 Years of Orioles Magic," JIM HENNEMAN, on Saturday, August 15
In celebration of National "PLAY BALL" Month, the Orioles will host more than 100 girls from Girls Inc. for a youth baseball clinic on Tuesday, August 11. The clinic, which is open to the media, will begin at 10:00 a.m. and conclude at 11:30 a.m. on the back fields at Ed Smith Stadium.
The Orioles today announced that the seventh annual Orioles Pet Calendar, sponsored by Pet+E.R., will go on sale Saturday, August 22, with proceeds benefiting the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS), a non-profit shelter that accepts and cares for all animals in need.