Orioles Press Releases
Friday, March 7, 2014
Cal Ripken, Jr. to throw out first pitch March 12 at Ed Smith Stadium
The Orioles today announced that Hall of Famer CAL RIPKEN, JR. will visit Ed Smith Stadium on Wednesday, March 12 for the Orioles game against the Phillies, where he will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and sign copies of his new children's book, Squeeze Play, on the lower concourse beginning at 2 p.m.
Today's Orioles-Rays game at Ed Smith Stadium cancelled due to rain
Today's Orioles-Rays game at Ed Smith Stadium has been cancelled due to rain. There will be no makeup date. Fans holding paid tickets for today's game may exchange their tickets for any of the remaining Spring Training games at Ed Smith Stadium, subject to availability, or obtain a refund.
Orioles postpone Tag Day; now scheduled for Saturday, March 15
he Baltimore Orioles announced today that Tag Day, originally scheduled for this Saturday, March 8, will be postponed due to snow and ice in the ballpark seating bowl.
Orioles to feature Big League Readers and Kids Run the Bases on March 9
This Sunday, March 9, the Orioles will feature two activities exclusively for children when the Orioles take on the Pirates at Ed Smith Stadium at 1:05 p.m.
Orioles Sign Free Agent LHP Johan Santana To A Minor League Contract
The Orioles today announced that they have signed free agent LHP JOHAN SANTANA to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training. Santana, 34, is a two-time Cy Young Award winner (2004 and '06), a four-time All-Star (2005-07 and '09) and a Gold Glove winner (2007).
Orioles to host 4th annual All Faiths Food Drive on Thursday, March 27
The 4th annual All Faiths Food Drive to help people in need in the Sarasota area has been rescheduled for the Thursday, March 27 game at 7:05 p.m. vs. Tampa Bay. All fans attending the game at Ed Smith Stadium are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items and/or monetary donations to benefit the All Faiths Food Bank.
Statement from Peter Angelos on the passing of Monica Barlow
Orioles Managing Partner PETER ANGELOS issued the following statement regarding the passing of Orioles Public Relations Director MONICA BARLOW.
Orioles announce 2014 Spring Training Opening Day plans for this Saturday
The Orioles have announced plans for the first game of their 2014 spring training season and their fifth season in Sarasota.
Orioles to hold Season Ticket Tag Day Saturday, March 8
With the start of the season fast approaching, the Orioles will host the return of Tag Day on Saturday, March 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.