Found February 11, 2012 on
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Baltimore Orioles have apologized to two South Korean baseball organizations upset with the club over its contract with a local high school pitcher.
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The Orioles just designated Matt Angle for assignment to make room on the 40 man roster for Luis Ayala. Angle is a left handed hitting center fielder considered to be a marginal prospect ( somewhere in the 20's range/honorable mention type). Angle made his debut in the majors in July of 2011, appearing in 31 games with a .177 BA/.293 OBP and in AAA he hit .266 with a .343...
South Korea's amateur baseball governing body has banned Baltimore Orioles scouts from attending its games for prematurely signing a local highschool pitcher.
The Korea Baseball Association said Friday that the Orioles violated local rules that bar the signing of student players until their graduation year. KBA officials said the Orioles signed 17-year-old left-hander Kim Seong...
Who says the Orioles haven't made any moves?Name: Chris TremblayPosition: 2BThrows: RHeight: 5'10" Weight: 185Age: 25Tremblay was born in Montreal and was drafted out of Kent State by he Padres in the 19th round of the 2009 draft.Up to this point he has been a light-hitting utility type (catcher, centerfielder and pitcher were the only spots he did not play in the Padre...
Living in Newark, NJ now (yes, the name of this website has been irrelevant for the last 6 months), I get a good fill of New York sports news, which is great. One thing I miss though is Baltimore sports news. Baltimore sports news, specifically about the Orioles, is a combination of extremely depressing, pathetic and sometimes absolutely bizarre.
My Dad sent me an article today...
Scouts for the Baltimore Orioles have been banned from attending games sanctioned by the South Korea amateur governing body.
The Korean Baseball Association took the measure after the Orioles sign the country's top high school prospect to an international free-agent deal.
The KBO has field a formal complaint with Major League Baseball over the signing of 17-year-old lefthander...
During Orioles FanFest, Chris Davis spoke with the media for a couple of minutes.
Hardy answered questions about the additions to the roster for Spring Training, playing first base vs. third, outlook for the season and several other items.
Here are some quotes and notes I was able to pick up from him.
Speaking about his injuries and getting ready for Spring Traning:
No, I went...
Baltimore's catcher uses Rosetta Stone to communicate better with foreign pitchers.
The Orioles on Thursday prevailed in an arbitration hearing with right-hander Brad Bergesen
The Baltimore Orioles have apologized to two South Korean baseball organizations upset with the club over its contract with a local high school pitcher. The Korea Baseball Association said Friday that the Orioles violated local rules that bar the signing of student players until their graduation year.
The Orioles have agreed to terms on a Minor League contract with first baseman Nick Johnson, a source confirmed to MLB.com on Thursday.