Fans can guarantee 2014 postseason ticket with O's 2015 season ticket plan deposit

The Orioles today announced that the club is accepting deposits on 2015 season ticket plans, and that fans placing a deposit will receive access to 2014 Postseason tickets. Fans who place a non-refundable $250 (for 13-game plans), $500 (for 29-game plans) or $1,000 (for full season plans) per seat deposit on a 2015 Season Ticket Plan will be guaranteed the opportunity to purchase 2014 Orioles

Nationals sign outfielder Schierholtz to minor league contract

The Washington Nationals today agreed to terms with outfielder Nate Schierholtz on a minor league contract. Schierholtz will be assigned to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Schierholtz is a .254 career hitter (520-for-2050) with 117 doubles, 51 home runs and 224 RBI in 776 career games with the Cubs (2013 -

Orioles select infielder Cord Phelps' contract from Norfolk, place third baseman Manny Machado on 15-day DL

The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of infielder Cord Phelps from Triple-A Norfolk and placed infielder Manny Machado on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 12, with a right knee sprain. To make room for Phelps on the 40-man roster, catcher Matt Wieters has been transferred to the 60-day DL. Phelps, 27, has batted .258/.358/.380 with 23 extra-base hits and

Yankees, Orioles to make up Tuesday's postponement with split doubleheader on Sept. 12

Tonight's postponed game between the Orioles and New York Yankees will be made up as part of a split-admission doubleheader on Friday, September 12 at 1:05 p.m. and 7:05 p.m. Separate admission is required for each game. Tickets for today's game marked August 12 will be honored for the 1:05 p.m. game on September 12. Gates for the 1:05 p.m. game will open at 11:00

Tonight's Yankees-O's game postponed due to rain; makeup date will be announced shortly

Tonight's game between the Orioles and New York Yankees has been postponed due to rain. An announcement regarding the make-up date will be made as soon as possible. Fans are encouraged to keep their tickets and parking passes until more information is made available.

Orioles announce series of front office staff promotions

The Orioles today announced the promotions of four members of the club's front office staff. Tripp Norton, formerly the Director, Baseball Administration, has been promoted to Director, Baseball Operations. Kevin Buck, formerly the Coordinator, Team Travel, has been promoted to Director, Team Travel. Sarah Gelles, formerly the Coordinator, Baseball Analytics, has been promoted to Director, Baseball Analytics. Bill Wilkes, formerly the Manager, Baseball Operations, has

Orioles to host Social Media Night with Adam Jones on August 28

On Thursday, August 28, the Orioles will host "Birdland Social" the second ever Social Media Night at Oriole Park. An exclusive pre-game party on the centerfield Roof Deck will host 250 of the Orioles' most avid social media followers. Orioles All-Star centerfielder Adam Jones (@SimplyAJ10) will take part in an exclusive Q&A session with those in attendance. Tickets for the Birdland Social pre-game party start

Nationals place OF Steven Souza Jr. on 15-day DL, recall OF Michael A. Taylor from Syracuse

The Washington Nationals today placed outfielder Steven Souza Jr. on the 15-Day Disabled List (left shoulder contusion) and recalled outfielder Michael A. Taylor from Syracuse of the Triple-A International League. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Taylor, who will don uniform #18, joins the Nationals after combining to hit .315 with 20 doubles, 22 home runs, 63 RBI