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Catcher Luis Exposito of the Baltimore Orioles stay with the parent club did not last too long as he was optioned back to Triple-A Norfolk to make room for Chris Snyder. Exposito was only up for the weekend and did not get into any of the Baltimore games.
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The Baltimore Orioles added newly acquired catcher Chris Snyder to the roster on Tuesday. Snyder was acquired from the Angels for pitcher Rob Delaney.
Snyder, 32, will serve as the backup to Matt Wieters while Taylor Teagarden is on the disabled list.
In order to place Snyder on the roster the Orioles sent down Luis Exposito. Exposito was called up when Teagarden initially suffered...
Following their surprising run last season and a strong start to the 2013 campaign, the Baltimore Orioles know that they can compete in the American League East. Still, general manager Dan Duquette will continue to tweak the team's roster in an effort to improve, and Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe reports that the O's are specifically seeking a power bat off the bench and...
With 16 wins (11 loses), the Baltimore Orioles tied the franchise record for most wins in the month of April. The 2012 team finished with 14 wins so we are ahead of the pace in that regard. As of early today, Baltimore’s Offense is 3rd in the MLB in runs (138), 6th in Batting Average (2.65) and 6th in Slugging (4.29). On the other side of the ball, they rank 4th in fielding percentage...
Dylan Bundy is hoping to avoid surgery with the help of the world-renowned Dr. James Andrews. Bundy is battling a right elbow strain. Dr. Andrews prescribed and injection Bundy with platelet rich plasma. The procedure is designed to help promote healing.
Bundy is one of the highest-rated prospects in baseball, and the Baltimore Orioles want to take every precaution they...
Starting pitcher Freddy Garcia will remain at Triple-A Norfolk until May 14. Garcia could have opted out of his minor league contract with the Baltimore Orioles after making his fifth start for the Tides but has opted to extend his stay.
The veteran right-hander has a 2.67 ERA and a 0.98 WHIP during his five starts for Norfolk.
Zach Britton was called up to start Monday for the Orioles...
Twenty-nine strikeouts, one walk.
Those are right-hander Kevin Gausman’s numbers in 28 2/3 innings for the Orioles at Double A. And while Triple A right-hander Freddy Garcia likely will start Friday or Saturday in Anaheim, Gausman, 22, might not be in the minors much longer.
The Orioles, after demoting right-hander Jake Arrieta, are trying to establish a fifth starter. Garcia...
The Baltimore Orioles have purchased the contract of catcher Chris Snyder from their farm club Triple-A Norfolk. He fills in as the backup to Matt Wieters.
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Zach Clark was recalled by the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday. Pitching for the Triple-A Norfolk at the time of the recall, he will fill in as bullpen depth at the moment.
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The Orioles have the top pitching prospect, followed by a couple of guys of note; then the system really falls off.
Note: Avg ranking takes the average of any site I could find that had team rankings (sum of ranks divided by total sites). Comp ranking is the composite for the organization; it basically is a ranking of the averages. Also, this list was completed before minor league...
My general theory in life, and especially in fantasy baseball, is that conventional wisdom is usually completely wrong. Hell, it wasn’t too long ago that baseball wisdom believed that batting average is what counts, walks were useless, and you should bunt with your No. 2 hitter when the leadoff guy hits a double (well Dusty Baker still believes that). The point is, just because...
Nate McLouth led off the game with his second homer of the season, Baltimore battered rookie Brandon Maurer for four runs in the first inning and the Orioles beat the Mariners 7-2 on Tuesday night.
McLouth blew a bubble with his gum as he rounded the bases. Over his last 10 games, the Orioles' leadoff man is hitting .485 and has scored 14 runs.
Matt Wieters added a two-run...
The Baltimore Orioles, in search of a backup replacement after having had to put Taylor Teagarden on the disabled list has recalled catcher Luis Exposito from Triple-A Norfolk. Much like Teagarden, Exposito will play sparingly behind star Matt Wieters.
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An offensive surge has led to a strong start to their trip, but the Baltimore Orioles' outstanding work on the mound has keyed their recent dominance over the Seattle Mariners.
The Orioles open a three-game series on Monday night looking for their ninth straight win against the Mariners and sixth in a row at Safeco Field.
Baltimore (15-10) will try to bounce back after failing...
Photo by Richard Wilkins Jr. Jim Thome doesn't want to quit baseball. Yes, he's a big 42 year old man who has a bad back, so there's no reason to think there are teams who are lining up to get him. Here's the flip side- He's hit 612 home runs,...