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News and Notes: Wei-yin Chen Thanks Baltimore Orioles and Fans, Zach Britton’s Sinker the Best
January 25th, 2016 at 8:26 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we touch on Wei-Yin Chen thanking the Orioles and their fans, as well as Zach Britton's sinker being considered the best pitch in baseball. ***PHOTO3*** Wei-Yin Chen thanks O's and fans Former Orioles' left handed pitcher Wei-Yin Chen...

Baltimore Orioles Exchange Figures with Left Handed Relievers Zach Britton and Brian Matusz
January 15th, 2016 at 7:04 PM
The deadline for teams and arbitration eligible players to reach a deal for the 2016 season before having to exchange salary figures was Friday at 1p.m. The Baltimore Orioles reached deals with six of their remaining eight arbitration eligible players, with just Zach Britton and Brian Matusz remaining. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore reached...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Make Offer to Yoenis Cespedes, Reach Deal with Brad Brach
January 15th, 2016 at 7:58 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we touch on the Orioles extending an offer to free agent outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, as well as avoiding arbitration with reliever Brad Brach. ***PHOTO1*** O's make offer to Yoenis Cespedes Fans have been urging the team to move...

Baltimore Orioles Holding Discussions with LHP Antonio Bastardo: Report
January 5th, 2016 at 10:48 AM
While the most prominent needs for the Baltimore Orioles are in their starting rotation and outfield, they have held discussions with free agent left handed reliever Antonio Bastardo. ***PHOTO2*** ESPN's Buster Olney reported on Twitter that the Orioles and Mets are among clubs holding discussions with Bastardo. ***PHOTO1*** The 30-year old lefty has had...

News and Notes: Darren O’Day Deal Official, Two-year Offer for Hyun-soo Kim, and More
December 15th, 2015 at 7:59 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's jam packed edition, we talk about the Darren O'Day deal officially being announced, Rey Navarro being designated, a reported two-year offer for Hyun-Soo Kim, and the O's signed OF Alfredo Marte to minor league deal. ***PHOTO1*** O'Day deal...

News and Notes: Chris Davis Market Dwindling, Dylan Bundy, Matt Wieters
December 14th, 2015 at 8:10 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's weekend catch-up edition, we talk about the market for Chris Davis dwindling, Dylan Bundy's health, and some interesting quotes from Matt Wieters. ***PHOTO1*** Davis market dwindling, is anyone other than Orioles interested? With Jason Heyward signing with the Chicago...

“I Love It” Mychal Givens Happy Baltimore Orioles Re-signed Darren O’Day
December 11th, 2015 at 11:52 AM
Most, if not all of Birdland was excited to see the Baltimore Orioles surprise a lot of people and re-sign veteran free agent reliever Darren O'Day, but perhaps none more excited than rookie reliever Mychal Givens. ***PHOTO1*** Givens, who appeared on 105.7 The Fan as a guest on Thursday, was asked a...

News and Notes: Darren O’Day Contract Details, Baltimore Orioles Claim P Edgar Olmos, & More
December 11th, 2015 at 8:05 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we talk about the details of Darren O'Days contract with the Baltimore Orioles, the O's claiming LHP Edgar Olmos, and designating OF Junior Lake for assignment. ***PHOTO1*** Darren O'Day's contract details are quite interesting O'Day and the Orioles,...

News and Notes: Camden Yards Most Instagrammed Place in Maryland, Darren O’Day Update
December 4th, 2015 at 8:10 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we touch on Camden Yards being the most instagrammed place in the state of Maryland, as well as a quick update on O's free agent reliever Darren O'Day. ***PHOTO3*** Oriole park at Camden Yards most instagrammed place...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles FanFest Autograph Vouchers, Who is C.J. Riefenhauser?
December 3rd, 2015 at 8:40 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we talk about the Orioles announcing an update on when FanFest autograph vouchers can be purchased, as well as take a look at LHP C.J. Riefenhauser who is the second player in the Mark Trumbo...

Free Agency Rumors Update on Baltimore Orioles RHP Darren O’Day
November 9th, 2015 at 8:58 PM
The man that many consider the best reliever on the free agent market this offseason, Baltimore Orioles RHP Darren O'Day's market is growing exponentially by the hour it seems. ***PHOTO1*** O'Day has been one of the best and most consistent relievers in all of baseball over the past four years. Over that...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Claim RHP Vance Worley, DFA Jorge Rondon
October 21st, 2015 at 7:51 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, which is a relatively short one due to the low volume of Orioles' related news going on right now, we talk about the O's claiming RHP Vance Worley off waivers, designating RHP Jorge Rondon for...

Comparing the 2015 Baltimore Orioles’ Pitching Staff to the 2014 Pitching Staff, How Bad was It?
October 16th, 2015 at 11:25 AM
It's no secret that the 2015 Baltimore Orioles' starting rotation was a far cry from what it was in 2014, but how did the entire pitching staff perform this season when compared to the 2014 O's pitching staff? ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, we compared the 2015 Orioles' offense to its' 2014 counterpart and...

Breaking Down Baltimore Orioles’ Pitching by Inning, Which was the Worst?
October 14th, 2015 at 11:11 AM
The 2015 season did not go as planned for the Baltimore Orioles, that pretty much goes without saying and the starting rotation was a big reason why. Today, we take a look at how Orioles' pitching did per inning this season and their worst inning was probably not the one...

Minor League Spotlight: Baltimore Orioles’ Prospects and Baysox up for Minor League Awards
October 10th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's time for another edition of our Baltimore Orioles minor league spotlight. This week, we focus on the the MiLBY's, or the Minor League Baseball awards and there are a couple of O's prospects nominated as well as two nominations for the Bowie Baysox. ***PHOTO1*** It should come to no surprise, if...

You May Be Surprised Just How Good Baltimore Orioles’ RHP Mychal Givens Really Was
October 8th, 2015 at 11:26 AM
Over the past few years, it seems as though the Baltimore Orioles end up getting a surprise contributor to their bullpen, and this year, Mychal Givens fell into that category. You may be surprised just how good he was for the Orioles. ***PHOTO1*** Most know the story that he was drafted as...

Baltimore Orioles Would Be Wise to Try to Re-sign Darren O’Day Before Free Agency Begins
October 7th, 2015 at 11:38 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have six players that are set to hit free agency this offseason and while no one is thinking that they will re-sign all six, it's certainly possible they could re-sign a couple of them. We feel that the Orioles would be wise to try and re-sign Darren...

News and Notes: Brian Matusz Has Successful Surgery, Baltimore Orioles’ TV Ratings, and More
October 7th, 2015 at 7:56 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we talk about the O's television ratings this season, Brian Matusz having successful surgery, and the Birds' AL East foe eliminated from playoffs. ***PHOTO1*** O's draw solid TV ratings The 2015 season did not go as planned for...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Blow Lead, Officially Eliminated from Wildcard, and More
September 29th, 2015 at 8:10 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. In today's edition, we talk about the O's blowing a late lead on Monday night, Houston officially eliminating the Birds from playoff contention, and we highlight a solid start on the mound by Chris Tillman. ***PHOTO1*** O's blow late lead,...

Minor League Week: Recapping the Baltimore Orioles’ Affiliate Norfolk Tides’ Season (VIDEO)
September 26th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's minor league week here at Orioles101 as we will be recapping the Baltimore Orioles' full-season minor league affiliates' seasons. Today it's the Norfolk Tides we focus on, and they were one of two affiliates in the O's organization this season to make the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** Over the past couple of weeks...