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Orioles announce Opening Day roster

The Orioles finalized their Opening Day roster on Sunday afternoon with the final outfield spots going to Hyun Soo Kim and Nolan Reimold, while odd man out Xavier Avery was reassigned to Minor League camp.
April 03, 2016

A few notes on Xavier Avery, Garabez Rosa and winning ways - Steve Melewski

While many of us were focused on Hyun Soo Kim, Joey Rickard's nightly stellar play, Nolan Reimold's late-spring surge and Garabez Rosa's seemingly nightly late-inning hit, the X-man was laying in the weeds. Has the Orioles' 2008 second-round draft pick Xavier Avery made this team? He has had one impressive ... Read More
April 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Red Sox celebrate Ortiz before 5-3 loss to Orioles

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) Boston celebrated David Ortiz's two decades of spring training in Fort Myers with a pregame ceremony before his final home exhibition game, a 5-3 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Monday. Ortiz announced on his 40th birthday in November that this will be his final season. He trained in Fort Myers with the Minnesota Twins and then since 1993 with the Red Sox...
Via Associated Press
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Wrapping up an 8-4 loss - School of Roch

CLEARWATER, Fla. - The Orioles are winless and Hyun Soo Kim is hitless. Now you're caught up. The Phillies defeated the Orioles today 8-4 at Bright House Field. Manny Machado and Xavier Avery homered. Avery and Jonathan Schoop had two hits. Caleb Joseph threw out three runners attempting to steal. ... Read More
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Two More Minor-League Free Agents

 Joe Reisel's Archives In my previous article, I explored four 2015 Norfolk Tides re-signed by the Orioles as minor league free agents. Interestingly, the Orioles signed a few other minor league free agents who have previously played in their organization. Two of these signees are more interesting than usual - one, a former top Orioles prospect, the other someone who might...
Via Camden Depot
March 03, 2016

Detroit Tigers release outfielder Xavier Avery, who opts out of contract

The Detroit Tigers have released outfielder Xavier Avery, who has decided to exercise an opt-out in his contract. The 25-year-old center fielder was signed by the Tigers to a minor-league deal with an invite to spring training this past offseason. Avery had a team-high .305 batting average with a .371 on-base percentage in 73 games with Triple-A Toledo. He served as the Mud Hens...
Via FOX Sports
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners rumors: Nelson Cruz to Orioles

The flirtation with Nelson Cruz is over.  Cruz is going to sign with Baltimore on a one year, eight million dollar deal.  Although the Mariners were long rumored to be pursuing after Cruz, the power hitting OF will be taking his bat to the A.L. East.  How harmful is Seattle not getting a deal done with Cruz going to be? Nelson Cruz won’t be bringing his bat to Seattle, choosing...
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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