The Orioles today announced that they will host a book signing featuring Baseball Hall of Famer and Orioles legend Jim Palmer on Friday, July 22. Palmer will sign copies of his new book, "Nine Innings to Success," from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. ET at the Official Orioles Team Store at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Fans can purchase the book at the signing for $27.
The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of OF Julio Borbón from Double-A Bowie and placed OF Hyun Soo Kim on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to July 11) with a right hamstring strain. Additionally, the Orioles have designated OF Henry Urrutia for assignment.
The Orioles have announced that Birdland superhero Crush Davis and his English Bulldog sidekick, Samson, will be featured on a unique bobblehead giveaway on Saturday, August 20, when the Orioles host the Houston Astros at 7:05 p.m. ET. Both Davis and Samson will be depicted in their traditional superhero attire with heads that bobble. Crush Davis is based on the alter ego of Orioles 1B Chris Davis, originally revealed in the 2014 Crush Davis action figure. The bobblehead will be available to the first 25,000 fans 15 and over.
The Orioles and OriolesREACH will host a private fundraising event for Shannon's Fund on Friday, August 19, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Oriole Park prior to the 7:05 p.m. game against the Houston Astros.
The Orioles today announced that they have recalled OF DARIEL ÁLVAREZ from Triple-A Norfolk, recalled LHP JAYSON AQUINO from Double-A Bowie, placed INF PEDRO ÁLVAREZ on the bereavement list, and optioned LHP ARIEL MIRANDA to Triple-A Norfolk.
The Orioles today announced that they have selected the contract of LHP ARIEL MIRANDA from Triple-A Norfolk, optioned RHP TYLER WILSON to Triple-A Norfolk, and transferred LHP BRIAN DUENSING to the 60-day disabled list with left elbow inflammation (retroactive to June 20).