Archives

Tagged: ‘MLB’

Orioles101 Mailbag: Kevin Gausman, Jimmy Paredes and Nolan Reimold Hot Topics
March 29th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It’s Sunday and you know what that means here at Orioles101, it’s time for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag. This week, the focus surrounded Kevin Gausman, Jimmy Paredes and Nolan Reimold among roster decisions. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple questions on the...

Minor League Spotlight: 2014 Minor Leaguers Still in Big League Camp Have Impressive Numbers
March 28th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It’s time for another edition of our Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and as we get set to enter the final week of Spring Training, we thought we would take one final look at how 2014 Minor Leaguers are performing in camp for the O’s. ***PHOTO1*** Unlike the past few weeks, this...

Baltimore Orioles Announce First Ever Kids’ Opening Day Promotion
March 27th, 2015 at 1:13 PM
Promotions are always fun for fans and on Friday, the Orioles announced, via press release, plans for their first-ever Kids’ Opening Day, which will be held Sunday, April 12, at Oriole Park at Camden Yards when the Orioles host the Toronto Blue Jays at 1:35 p.m. ***PHOTO1*** The team states that the...

Why Moving Kevin Gausman to Bullpen Would Be a Bad Move from Baltimore Orioles
March 27th, 2015 at 9:03 AM
The Baltimore Orioles fell to the Detroit Tigers on Thursday 6-4 when Victor Martinez hit a two-run home run off Kevin Gausman in the bottom of the eighth inning, but it wasn't Gausman's outing that had people talking about, but what manager Buck Showalter said after the game. ***PHOTO1*** Showalter stated that...

News and Notes: Chris Tillman Looks Good, Kevin Gausman to Pen? and More
March 27th, 2015 at 7:40 AM
Much like taking your vitamins, our Baltimore Orioles news and notes are becoming a morning tradition. Today we touch on Chris Tillman's solid start on Thursday, a possible move to the bullpen for Kevin Gausman, and Jonathan Schoop could return on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** Tillman solid, becomes first Orioles' pitcher to go longer...

Rule-5 Anyone? Both Baltimore Orioles’ Rule-5 Picks Shining in Spring Training
March 26th, 2015 at 10:58 AM
Baltimore Orioles' fans were not surprised this offseason when the O's came away with two players in the Major League portion of the Rule-5 Draft in right handers Jason Garcia and Logan Verrett. Ever since Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette took the job after the 2011 season, the O's have become...

Nolan Reimold Making Strong Statement This Spring for Baltimore Orioles
March 26th, 2015 at 9:31 AM
The Baltimore Orioles cut ties with OF Nolan Reimold last year after waiting for him to get healthy year after year so his potential could finally prove right. This offseason, Reimold and the Orioles agreed to reunite, and thus far this spring the outfielder is making quite a statement. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore signed...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Acquire 1B/OF Mike McDade, Wei-Yin Chen Looks Good, and More
March 26th, 2015 at 7:54 AM
It's time for your daily helping of of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. Wednesday brought yet another solid outing from Wei-Yin Chen, Nolan Reimold continued his pursuit of a roster spot and the Orioles even made a minor trade. ***PHOTO1*** Wei-Yin Chen pitches well, no walk in the park for hitters Chen has...

David Lough’s Roster Spot Could Be in Jeopardy, Several Players Making a Run for Baltimore Orioles
March 25th, 2015 at 9:04 AM
There are several position battles still taking place for the Baltimore Orioles in the final weeks of Spring Training, but one of the least talked about could be in the outfield. It had been an almost certainty that David Lough would be on the roster for the O's on Opening...

News and Notes: Ubaldo Jimenez Looks Good, Steve Pearce and Jimmy Paredes Remain Hot, and More
March 25th, 2015 at 7:46 AM
It's time for you daily edition of Baltimore Orioles news and notes and Tuesday presented O's fans with the best we have seen Ubaldo Jimenez, while both Jimmy Paredes and Steve Pearce remained hot at the plate and Ryan Lavarnway tries to stake claim to back-up catcher's spot. ***PHOTO1*** Now that's the...

MLB Trade Rumors: Trading Brian Matusz Would Bring Numerous Opportunities for Baltimore Orioles
March 24th, 2015 at 11:06 AM
One of the hot items of discussion surrounding the Baltimore Orioles over the past couple of weeks in Spring Training has been LHP Brian Matusz and the Orioles' willingness to move him in the right deal. If Baltimore were to trade Matusz, numerous opportunities would open up including a couple...

Five Most Important Things to Watch for in Final Weeks of Baltimore Orioles Spring Training
March 24th, 2015 at 9:22 AM
We are now in the home stretch of Spring Training with the Baltimore Orioles set to open the regular season in just 13 days on April 6. With less than two weeks remaining in Spring Training, we thought it would be a good idea to point out the five most...

News and Notes: Ubaldo Jimenez Starts Today, Interesting Setup for Rotation, and More
March 24th, 2015 at 7:54 AM
It's becoming a Spring Training daily tradition here at Orioles101 and it's time for another dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes. Ubaldo Jimenez is set to make another start on the mound today, while manager Buck Showalter cautions media on starting rotation and the catching battle set to be...

Examing the Baltimore Orioles Catching Options with Matt Wieters Likely Heading to DL
March 23rd, 2015 at 10:17 AM
Now that Baltimore Orioles' fans have had a couple days and a ton of great NCAA Basketball tournament games to help soak in the news that Matt Wieters will likely begin the season on the disabled list, we thought it a good idea to examine the Orioles' catching options while...

News and Notes: Adam Jones and Manny Machado Go Long, Hunter Harvey Has Fracture, and More
March 23rd, 2015 at 7:45 AM
It's time for another does of our Baltimore Orioles news and notes and Sunday brought with it some good signs from the offense, an injury for a highly touted prospect, and a little bit more struggling on behalf of Bud Norris. ***PHOTO1*** Hunter Harvey has fracture The O's have two of the best...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles Starting Rotation, Jimmy Paredes and Outfield the Focus
March 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It's Sunday, and that means it's time for another edition Orioles101 Mailbag. This week the Baltimore Orioles starting rotation continued to be a hot topic, but not the guy you would normally think, while the outfield and Jimmy Paredes were hot topics as well. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to...

Minor League Spotlight: Tyler Wilson and Henry Urrutia Having Terrific Big League Camps
March 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
In this week's Minor League Spotlight, we continue to look at the players in Baltimore Orioles' big league camp that were Minor Leaguers for the 2014 season by highlighting the top pitcher and position player thus far in camp that called the minors home last year. ***PHOTO1*** Over the course of Spring...

News and Notes: Chris Tillman Good, Matt Wieters X-rays Clean, Long Ball Key in Win
March 20th, 2015 at 8:40 AM
The Baltimore Orioles continued their recent hot streak at the plate on Thursday by using three home runs en route to beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 in Sarasota. Chris Tillman looked good once again and the O's got some good news regarding Matt Wieters' elbow. ***PHOTO1*** Chris Tillman good again It hasn't been...

Examining How the Baltimore Orioles’ Two Rule-5 Picks are Performing, and Their Chances to Make Team
March 19th, 2015 at 10:52 AM
Ever since Executive VP/GM Dan Duquette took the job after the 2011 season, the Baltimore Orioles have become known for taking a player in the annual Rule-5 Draft held at the winter meetings. This year was no different, in fact, the Orioles came away with two players in the Major...

RHP Tyler Wilson Has Been Very Impressive This Spring for Baltimore Orioles
March 19th, 2015 at 9:30 AM
There have been a number of standout performers thus far for the Baltimore Orioles this spring, including some players who have never played in the big leagues. Among those, RHP Tyler Wilson may be the most impressive of the bunch thus far. ***PHOTO1*** Wilson, 25, was selected by the Orioles in the...