Minors Blog

Christian Walker Named Eastern League Player of the Week

BOWIE, Md. – Baysox first baseman Christian Walker has been named Eastern League Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday, April 20 after hitting his first and second career Double-A home runs this week. Walker is the first Baysox player to win the award this season. Walker hit .421 (8-19) for the week […]

Tides Top Norfolk State 1-0 in Exhibition

Seven Tides pitchers combined on a one-hit shutout, lifting the Tides to a 1-0 victory over the Norfolk State University Spartans in front of 6,188 fans Tuesday night at Harbor Park. Eddie Gamboa, Brad Brach, Nick Additon, Kelvin De La Cruz, Tim Alderson, Chris Jones and Brock Huntzinger each worked a scoreless inning of relief […]

Tides to Host Orioles in Exhibition Game

The Norfolk Tides announced today that the Baltimore Orioles will play an exhibition game at Harbor Park on Saturday, March 29. Presented by BB&T, the game will feature the Orioles taking on the Tides, with first pitch scheduled for 3:05 pm. “We are extremely excited that the Orioles will once again be showcasing their talent […]

Kendall Back for Fourth Season with Baysox

  BOWIE, Md. – The Bowie Baysox and the Baltimore Orioles announce today the Baysox coaching staff for the 2014 season.  Baltimore native Gary Kendall returns for his fourth season as manager and is joined by Hitting Coach Butch Davis and Pitching Coach Blaine Beatty – who were both with the team last season.   Kendall becomes the first manager in […]

Norfolk Field Staff to Return for 2014 Campaign

Ron Johnson set to lead Tides for 3nd straight season The Norfolk Tides and their parent club, the Baltimore Orioles, today announced Norfolk’s field staff for the 2014 season.  Ron Johnson will return as Manager, Mike Griffin will serve as Pitching Coach, Denny Walling will be the club’s Hitting Coach and Jose Hernandez will return as a Field Coach.  Mark Shires will return as the team’s […]

Orioles Minor League Free Agents Announced

The following players are officially minor league free agents, according to Baseball America. Baltimore Orioles RHP: Tim Alderson (AAA), Tim Bascom (AA), Eric Beaulac (AAA), Zach Clark (Hi A), Manny Delcarmen (AAA), Daniel McCutchen (AA), Jose Nivar (Lo A), Stu Pomeranz* (AA), Adam Russell (AAA), Zech Zinicola (AA) LHP: Mark Hendrickson (AAA), Daniel Schlereth (AAA) C: Allan de […]

Tides Announce 2014 Schedule

The Norfolk Tides today announced their 2014 schedule and game times. The 2014 campaign will begin on Thursday, April 3 with a 7:05 contest against the Charlotte Knights. The 2014 season will be Norfolk’s 46th in the International League, the 22nd at Harbor Park and the eighth as the Triple-A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. […]

O’s Agree to Terms on Minor League Contract With OF Adam Greenberg

The Orioles have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with OF Adam Greenberg, Greenberg, 31, was hit in the head by the first pitch he ever saw in the majors. The Marlins signed him to a one-day contract in 2012, and gave him a major league at-bat against R.A. Dickey.

Orioles Sign Logan Mahon, Kevin Dultz, & Niuman Romero

The Orioles have signed three players, according to Baseball America’s Matt Eddy. LHP Logan Mahon C Kevin Dultz SS Niuman Romero

Arizona Fall League Recap – 11/13/12

Surprise defeated Mesa 10-8. Brian Ward was the only Oriole to play in the game. He went 0 for 3 with a run, a walk, and a strikeout. He’s now batting .265 with a .375 OBP in 34 AFL at-bats.