Orioles Press Releases
Orioles announce addition to Spring Training radio broadcast schedule
March 5 game vs. Philadelphia added to schedule; March 4 game at Tampa Bay to be broadcast on 1300 AM
"Nashville's Music Row Comes to the Ballpark" event returns to Ed Smith Stadium
For the second consecutive year, the Orioles will host "Nashville's Music Row Comes to the Ballpark" - an exclusive, on-field performance at Ed Smith Stadium - on Friday, March 17. Every dollar raised at the charity event will benefit the Library Foundation for Sarasota County's early childhood literacy programs and the Music Health Alliance. This year's event is presented by the Orioles in partnership with the Greater Sarasota Area Chamber of Commerce and the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County.
Orioles announce 2017 Spring Training Opening Day plans
The Orioles have announced plans for Opening Day of the 2017 Spring Training season on Sunday, February 26, when the Orioles host the Pittsburgh Pirates at 1:05 p.m. at Ed Smith Stadium.
Orioles generate $89 million economic impact annually with Sarasota 365
An independent economic impact analysis commissioned by Sarasota County Government has concluded that the Orioles generate approximately $89 million in annual economic impact back to taxpayers and residents through the club's marketing and promotion of Sarasota tourism to its fan base across seven Mid-Atlantic states combined with the commercial activity and corporate presence of the Orioles' athletic training headquarters, production of public sporting and other entertainment events, and management of youth sports tournaments and recreational programs.
Orioles acquire LHP Richard Bleier from the New York Yankees
The Orioles today announced that they have acquired LHP Richard Bleier from the New York Yankees in exchange for a player to be named later. To make room on the 40-man roster, INF/OF Christian Walker has been designated for assignment.
Orioles acquire LHP Vidal Nuño from the Los Angeles Dodgers
The Orioles today announced that they have acquired LHP Vidal Nuño from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for RHP Ryan Moseley. To make room on the 40-man roster, LHP T.J. McFarland has been designated for assignment.
Orioles to hold tryouts for ballgirls and ballboys March 4
Outgoing and athletic men and women ages 18 and older who are interested in serving as ballboys and ballgirls for the Orioles during the upcoming 2017 season are invited to try out for a position at Oriole Park beginning at noon on March 4.
Orioles name Howie Clark as Assistant Major League Hitting Coach
The Orioles today announced that they have named Howie Clark as Assistant Major League Hitting Coach.
Orioles announce 2017 Spring Training promotions and special events schedule
The Orioles today announced their 2017 Spring Training promotions and special events schedule featuring many fun-filled promotional giveaways and events for fans to enjoy at Ed Smith Stadium.