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Showalter on Drake, Álvarez, Britton and Joseph - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Orioles manager Buck Showalter always warns against falling in love with September and spring training statistics. They can be the great foolers. Where does this leave reliever Oliver Drake, who isn't fooling many hitters in the Grapefruit League? Drake was fantastic over the final month of the ... Read More
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Drake allows spring homer, but still could emerge in O's 'pen come April - Steve Melewski

Even though he gave up a three-run homer in the ninth inning yesterday, there are reasons to believe that right-hander Oliver Drake has a solid shot to head north with the Orioles for opening day in April. Drake could be pushing for a bullpen spot for several reasons. They include ... Read More
22 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Donnie Hart, Oliver Drake and Gabriel Ynoa throw bullpens

Orioles left-hander Donnie Hart and right-handers Oliver Drake and Gabriel Ynoa throw bullpen sessions on the first day of camp in Sarasota, Fla.
February 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Will the Orioles rely on Oliver Drake in 2017?

After he dazzled in the month of September, there was plenty to love about the Drake. But as we enter the new spring, the chances he retains a role with the Orioles bogs in mystery. As far as contemporary Orioles pitching prospects were ever concerned, Oliver Drake was never a name to muster much arousal.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
January 12, 2017

Notes on Drake, bullpen, Trumbo, Berry and Wright - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Reliever Oliver Drake has his locker set up inside the home clubhouse at the Ed Smith Stadium complex. He isn't attending minicamp, but it's waiting for him next month as pitchers and catchers report to spring training. The Orioles currently appear to have two openings in their ... Read More
January 10, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Oliver Drake on his first career win

Oliver Drake speaks about the thrill of securing his first major league win.
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Oliver Drake improves pitch efficiency and finds better results - Steve Melewski

Orioles reliever Oliver Drake has probably reached that point in his career where he is looking to show the major league staff that he can be more than an occasional call-up player from Triple-A Norfolk. After two years of some back and forth between the minors and majors, Drake is ... Read More
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Steve Melewski on the Orioles' roster moves's Steve Melewski joins "O's Xtra" from Yankee Stadium to discuss the Orioles' roster moves. The O's signed right-hander Tommy Hunter, recalled right-hander Oliver Drake, and designated left-hander T.J. McFarland and outfielder Julio Borbon for assignment.
August 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Orioles recall LHP McFarland, option RHP Drake to Triple-A

BOSTON (AP) The Baltimore Orioles shuffled their bullpen a bit Wednesday, recalling left-hander T.J. McFarland from Triple-A Norfolk. To make room on the roster, the team optioned right-hander Oliver Drake to Triple-A. McFarland was 0-1 with a 1.93 ERA in an earlier stint with the club. Drake didn't get into a game during this call-up.
Via Associated Press
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Pitching Backward: Started From the Bottom, Added a Forkball, How About Now by Jeff Long

On Oliver Drake and the fancy, unforgettable pitch that makes batters think they`re doing it wrong
Via Baseball Prospectus
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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