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Shorebirds Silenced In 1-0 Loss To Greensboro

Salisbury, Md. – Two Greensboro Grasshoppers right-handers, Jose Fernandez and Greg Nappo, combined to strikeout 19 Shorebirds hitters in a 1-0 win on Saturday night at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium.  The Shorebirds managed just three hits on the night. The lone run of the game came across in the sixth inning.  With one out, Terrence […]

Bundy Shines in Keys 5-3 Win

FREDERICK, MD – In front of an over-capacity crowd of 9,833 fans at Harry Grove Stadium, the Keys won 5-3 over the Salem Red Sox in Dylan Bundy’s highly anticipated debut with the Frederick Keys. Dylan Bundy earned the win after going five innings and allowing two runs on six hits and also collecting six […]

Bill Hall Clears Waivers, Outrighted to Norfolk

Bill Hall has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Norfolk, according to Dan Connolly of The Baltimore Sun. Hall, 32, hit .286 with one home run and a .503 wOBA in six games with the Orioles.

Dylan Bundy Promoted From Delmarva To Frederick

Salisbury, Md. – The Baltimore Orioles officially promoted Shorebirds right-handed pitcher Dylan Bundy to the Frederick Keys on Friday.  In 30 innings to begin his professional career, Bundy did not allow an earned run (0.00 ERA) with the Shorebirds.  He is expected to make his first Carolina League start on Saturday, May 26. Bundy, who […]

Kevin Goldstein Ranks Machado, Bundy, Schoop As Top 101 Prospects

Baseball Prospectus’s Kevin Goldstein posted his top 101 prospects today, which included three Orioles. Goldstein ranked Dylan Bundy #6, Manny Machado #8, and Jonathan Schoop #85.

Orioles Sign RHP Stu Pomeranz

The Orioles have signed RHP Stu Pomeranz, according to Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus. His career was derailed by injuries, as noted by Goldstein. Pomeranz, 27, has a minor league record of 34-34 with a 4.70 ERA, and a 1.428 WHIP in eight seasons within the Cardinals organization. He was drafted by the Cardinals in […]

Orioles Sign Travis Adair and Winston Abreu

The Orioles have signed Travis Adair and RHP Winston Abreu, according to Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun. Adair, 24, is the son of current Orioles’ pitching coach Rick Adair. He was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 13th round of the 2008 draft. He has a .288/.346/.370 batting line in four seasons in […]

Orioles Agree To Terms With Pitcher Oscar Villarreal

The Orioles have agreed to terms with relief pitcher Oscar Villarreal on a minor league deal, according to Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports. Villarreal, 30, has a 24-15 record with a 3.86 ERA, 1.372 WHIP, 3.6 BB/9, and a 6.3 K/9 in 336 innings throughout his six seasons in the majors. The last time he […]

Orioles Agree To Terms With Antoan Richardson and Lee Cruz.

The Orioles have agreed to terms with minor league outfielders Antoan Richardson and Lee Cruz, according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN and Baseball America. Antoan Richardson, 28, was drafted by the Orioles in the 27th round of the 2001 MLB amateur draft, and again in the 27th round of the 2002 MLB amateur draft. He […]

Arizona Fall League Game 11: Mahoney Makes 2011 AFL Debut, Posts 3 Hits

The Mesa Solar Sox recorded their third win of the season, putting their record at 3-8. Joe Mahoney made his 2011 AFL debut and was the only Oriole to appear in the game. Here’s his line: Joe Mahoney went 3 for 5 with a double, 4 RBI, and a strikeout.