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Clevenger said improved changeup has been big for Wilson this year

As Tyler Wilson takes the mound this afternoon, making his first major league start, catcher Steve Clevenger will be looking on from the Orioles dugout as Caleb Joseph catches the doubleheader opener. But Clevenger has been a part of Wilson's strong 2015 season at Triple-A Norfolk where he went 2-4 with a 3.29 ERA. Wilson has made eight starts for Norfolk this year, and Clevenger ... read more

Homegrown pride: From Bowie to Baltimore, Kendall proud of O's rookie hurlers

Having Tyler Wilson and Mike Wright both start today for the Orioles has to provide a sense of pride for the O's organization. They are homegrown, drafted and developed pitchers who will try to pitch the big club to victories. Wilson, Wright and Oliver Drake, who was recently called up, all spent more time with Double-A Bowie than any other O's farm team. Bowie's Gary ... read more

Bud Norris on his outing at Bowie

BOWIE, Md. - For the first three innings tonight, Bud Norris looked more like the pitcher that went 15-8 with a 3.65 ERA last year than the one that is 1-4 with a 9.88 ERA for the Orioles this season. On the Orioles disabled list with bronchitis retroactive to May 11, Norris started for Double-A Bowie tonight against Erie. He did not allow a run ... read more

Bud Norris starts his Bowie outing with two scoreless innings (Norris out after five)

BOWIE, Md. - Showing a mid 90s fastball and a solid slider, Orioles right-hander Bud Norris started his outing tonight at Double-A Bowie with two scoreless innings against the Erie Seawolves. Norris retired the side in order on 13 pitches in the top of the first, hitting 95 mph on the Prince George's Stadium radar gun. Shortstop Ozzie Martinez made a very nice play getting ... read more

O's game blog: Jimenez on the mound in series finale against Houston

The Orioles latest chance to get their offense going comes this afternoon when they host Houston in the finale of a three-game series. The Orioles were held to one run and five hits in Tuesday's 4-1 loss, and they've scored two runs or less in eight of their last 15 games. They have scored just seven runs over the last 40 innings. The O's team ... read more

In Bowie, Dylan Bundy provides an update on his MRI today

BOWIE, Md. - Orioles top pitching prospect Dylan Bundy had an MRI this morning in Baltimore that found inflammation, but no structural damage, in his right shoulder. Bundy said he will rest for a week and then have a follow-up MRI. Why does he need a second MRI? "Just to re-check it in case the inflammation covered up some other stuff," he told this ... read more

Bowie's Branden Kline to have PRP injection, plus other minor league updates

As of late this morning, there was no information available yet on Dylan Bundy's MRI today but the Orioles at this point are expecting the same news from yesterday - that the shoulder issue is on the minor side. Today's precautionary MRI was just to take a closer look, but if this does in fact turn out to be shoulder/rotater cuff tendinitis, it could set ... read more

Alan Mills on Givens and Bundy (plus more on O's struggling offense)

He was drafted as a shortstop, but now he is playing to rave reviews as a pitcher in the Orioles farm system. Mychal Givens was selected by the Orioles out of Plant High School in Tampa, Fla., in the second round of the 2009 draft. He was signed to an $800,000 bonus, and the Orioles envisioned him developing into an athletic shortstop that could eventually ... read more