After trading closer Jim Johnson to the Oakland Athletics in exchange for Jemile Weeks, the Baltimore Orioles freed up about $11 million for their 2014 payroll.
The Orioles already have two solid outfielders in Adam Jones and Nick Markakis. However, Nate Mclouth is likely to depart via free agency.
With Steve Pearce, Jason Pridie, and Nolan Reimold, the in-house options...
The Baltimore Orioles and Steve Pearce avoided arbitration by agreeing on a new one-year deal.
Pearce, 30, appeared in 44 games for the Orioles last season hitting .261/.362/.420 with four home runs. He will see limited action at first, outfield and DH in 2014.
The new deal calls for Pearce to make $850,000 next season.
Currently the Orioles are still trying to find...
The Orioles aren’t going to the playoffs. The Boston Red Sox are.
Earlier on Saturday night the Red Sox clinched the best record in the American League when Oakland lost at Seattle so the game didn’t mean much to Boston.
It did to the Orioles. Their 6-5 win before 36551 at Oriole Park guaranteed the Orioles the season series over the Red Sox.
“It's going to end up being...
Steve Pearce drove in the go-ahead runs with a double in the eighth inning Saturday night and the Baltimore Orioles rallied to a 6-5 win over the Boston Red Sox, who clinched home-field advantage throughout the postseason earlier in the day.
Pearce's drive to the left field corner - his second double of the game - came off Franklin Morales and brought home Matt Wieters and Danny...
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September 28, 2013
The Toronto Blue Jays got 15 hits, four apiece by Munenori Kawasaki and Josh Thole, and never went down in order.
And still the Blue Jays lost 9-5 to Baltimore on Wednesday night, mainly because they wasted a week's full of scoring chances.
Ryan Flaherty hit a pair of two home runs and Jonathan Schoop and Steve Pearce contributed solo shots for the Orioles, who ended a six...
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September 25, 2013
Tyler Glasnow was named to Baseball America’s minor league All-Star team.
Baseball America released their 2013 minor league All-Stars today. Tyler Glasnow was the only Pirates prospect on the list, being named to the second team All-Stars. Glasnow is joined by top pitcher Taijuan Walker on the second team, with the first team having Archie Bradley and C.J. Edwards, among others...
The Baltimore Orioles have placed outfielder Steve Pearce on the disabled list on Saturday with a left wrist injury. It's the second time this season that Pearce has been on the disabled list.
As reported by Brittany Ghirol of MLB.com, Pearce had his left wrist wrapped while talking to the media
Saturday and said it's more inflammation than anything else.
The Baltimore Orioles acquired Mike Morse on Friday afternoon and on Saturday they made room for him on the active roster.
Morse, 31, was acquired in a trade with the Seattle Mariners for minor league outfielder Xavier Avery.
In order to make room for Morse on the roster the Orioles placed utility player Steve Pearce on the disabled list. Pearce, 30, has been dealing...
Andrew Lambo is free.
Andrew Lambo is finally free. The Pirates will call the right fielder up today after watching him hit 31 homers in the minors this year. Lambo became the first Pirates minor leaguer to do that since Steve Pearce in 2007. The story of how Lambo got to this point isn’t a traditional prospect story. He was formerly a top prospect, saw his stock fall, saw that...
Orioles acquire RHP Bud Norris from Houston Astros in exchange for of L.J. Hoes, Minor League LHP Josh Hader and 2014 competitive balance pick
RHP JASON HAMMEL placed on 15-day disabled list, OF STEVE PEARCE reinstated from DL
The Orioles today announced that they have acquired RHP BUD NORRIS and International Signing Bonus Slot #91 from the Houston Astros in exchange for...
Well, the Baltimore Orioles lost last night to the San Diego Padres, 3-2, in a thrilling game that didn’t end very well.
They rallied in the eighth inning, breaking a 1-1 tie, thanks to a stolen base and heads-up base running by Alexi Casilla, followed by an RBI single from Steve Pearce.
Baltimore was stifled for much of the night by San Diego starter Andrew Cashner; however...
Chris Davis, Adam Jones and Steve Pearce homered and the Baltimore Orioles defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-0 Sunday.
Wei-Yin Chen pitched five strong innings before leaving with a strained right oblique, and the Orioles won for the sixth time in eight games.
Chen (3-3) was breezing through the Twins lineup, allowing no runs and five hits while striking out three in five innings...
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May 12, 2013
Steve Pearce's RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning lifted the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday.
Baltimore also got homers from Manny Machado, J.J. Hardy and Nolan Reimold.
Garrett Richards (1-3) making his first relief appearance after five starts in place of the injured Jered Weaver, gave up a leadoff single through the box...
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May 04, 2013
Steve Pearce's RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning
lifted the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles
Angels on Saturday.
Tommy Milone did his part in reversing a trend of bad starting pitching recently by Oakland, tossing 6.2 innings and allowed only one unearned running against the Baltimore Orioles Friday evening to lower his ERA to 3.38 for the season. He struck out five Orioles and walked only one while scattering six hits before surrendering the game to his bullpen.
The only run allowed by the...
Nick Markakis singled home the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, giving the Baltimore Orioles a 2-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.
Toronto reliever Aaron Loup (1-2) began the ninth by hitting Chris Davis with a pitch. After a sacrifice bunt, Steve Pearce popped out and Nolan Reimold received an intentional walk before Alexi Casilla...
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April 22, 2013
The Baltimore Orioles evidently figure if they're going to work overtime, they might as well make the most of it.
Matt Wieters hit a grand slam in the bottom of the 10th inning and Baltimore withstood four solo homers by the Tampa Bay Rays in a 10-6 victory Thursday night.
Nolan Reimold and Steve Pearce also homered for the Orioles, who have won 17 straight in extra innings...
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April 19, 2013
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Matt Wieters hit a grand slam in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Baltimore Orioles withstood four solo homers by the Tampa Bay Rays in a 10-6 victory Thursday night.
Nolan Reimold and Steve Pearce also homered for the Orioles, who took two of three from their AL East rivals. It was Baltimore's 17th straight extra-inning victory, including 16 last season...
Game 7: Red Sox win the home opener 3-1
Baseball is back in Boston and for the ninth season in a row, the Red Sox win the home opener. Today's game featured a pitcher's duel and was won with one swing of the bat. Here are the four at bats that changed the game:
1) Top of the third inning, and after Clay Buchholz retired Steven Pearce on a groundout and Nate McLouth on...
Chris Dickerson hit a grand slam that gave the Baltimore Orioles an eight-run lead in the first inning Sunday, but it took Steve Pearce's solo shot in the seventh to secure a 12-10 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the first off Orioles starter Brian Matusz. Gaby Sanchez had three hits and three RBIs for Pittsburgh.
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March 24, 2013
Steve Pearce had quite an adventurous 2012 season. He signed with the Twins during the offseason but was released before the season even started. Then he signed a minor-league deal with the Yankees and played for their Triple-A club, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barrie Yankees. After batting .318 with 30 RBIs in 53 games, the Orioles purchased his…
Steve Pearce hit two home runs, Conor Jackson and Luis Exposito each homered as the Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays played to a 6-6, 10-inning tie on Tuesday.
Jackson, who had three hits, Pearce and Exposito homered in a four-run sixth inning off Toronto reliever Esmil Rogers. The home runs by Jackson and Pearce were back-to-back.
The Orioles also homered four times on...
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March 05, 2013
The Baltimore Orioles claimed outfielder Steve Pearce off waivers after the New York Yankees designated him for assignment, MLB.com reported Saturday. Pearce, 29, is not eligible for the postseason if the Orioles make it, but he adds depth the last few games of the regular season. Outfielder Lew Ford is out with a groin injury. The Orioles actually acquired Pearce from the Yankees...
The Baltimore Orioles announced that they have claimed Steve Pearce off waivers from the New York Yankees. The outfielder/ first baseman was designated earlier this week. Pearce will not be eligible for the playoffs.
The Yankees acquired Pearce from the Astros back at the end of August. Prior to that, he started the season off with the Yankees Triple-A team, before joining the Orioles...
The Yankees have activated OF Brett Gardner from the disabled list and he will be available from the bench in tonight's game against the Twins.
He is coming back from an elbow strain and he will only pinch run and play in the outfield. He is not ready to hit as of yet.
In other news, the Yankees have designated Steve Pearce for assignment today because he was hitting .160 in...