Orioles Press Releases
Two Northbound I-95 Lanes Temporarily Closed This Weekend
Fans heading to Orioles games against the Oakland Athletics on Saturday and Sunday should be aware that the Maryland Department of Transportation's State Highway Administration (SHA) has announced that two lanes of northbound I-95 near MD 100 in Howard County will be temporarily closed, effective Friday, May 6, beginning at 10:00 p.m. until approximately noon on Sunday, May 8.
Orioles announce Birdland Community Heroes for May 6-8
This new initiative honors Birdland Community Heroes who have inspired others through their spirited commitment to extend a hand in charity, service, hope, and harmony.
Orioles recall INF Ryan Flaherty from AAA Norfolk; Place INF J.J. Hardy on DL
The Orioles today announced that they have recalled INF Ryan Flaherty from Triple-A Norfolk and placed INF J.J. Hardy on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 2) with a left foot fracture.
2016 Honorary Bat Girl winner to be recognized on May 8 at Oriole Park
Major League Baseball announced the 30 winners of the 2016 Honorary Bat Girl Contest which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The winner of the Honorary Bat Girl Contest for the Orioles is CRYSTAL SILINS, who will be recognized in a pregame ceremony at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Sunday, May 8, prior to the Orioles game vs. the Oakland Athletics.
Mother's Day weekend celebration highlights Orioles homestand
The Orioles will open a 10-game homestand on Thursday, April 28, when they host the Chicago White Sox at 7:05 p.m. ET. The homestand will feature several special events including the launch of the Birdland Community Heroes Program and a celebration for Mother's Day weekend including Catch on the Field, recognition of the Orioles' 2016 Honorary Bat Girl, and all Orioles uniformed personnel wearing jerseys with pink Orioles script and caps with a pink cartoon bird in honor of Mother's Day on Sunday, May 8. Additionally, two unique giveaways for the first 10,000 female fans 18 and over will be given out that weekend: an Orioles canvas tote presented by MLB Network (May 7) and a Mother's Day infinity scarf (May 8).
Orioles launch Birdland Community Heroes program
The Orioles Birdland Community Heroes program honors and recognizes community heroes who inspire us through their spirited commitment to extend a hand in charity, service, hope, and harmony. This recognition honors the heroism of members of our extended Orioles community from all walks of life, occupations, and diverse backgrounds living in our region, our country, and abroad, who have distinguished themselves by selflessly working or volunteering in fields that care for, serve, teach, protect, and improve the lives of others, around the corner or around the globe, who are most in need.
Orioles reinstate RHP Kevin Gausman from disabled list
The Orioles today announced that they have reinstated RHP Kevin Guasman from the 15-day disabled list and optioned INF Ryan Flaherty to Triple-A Norfolk.
Orioles claim RHP David Hale off waivers from Colorado
The Orioles today announced that they have claimed RHP DAVID HALE off waivers from the Colorado Rockies. Hale has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk.
Orioles encourage fans to Vote Orange, send O's to 2016 MLB All-Star Game
The Orioles today announced that fans can begin voting to send Orioles players to the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in San Diego, Calif. This year, the Orioles are encouraging fans to vote early, vote often, and "Vote Orange."