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MASN Sports

Wrapping up 5-1 win - School of Roch

Orioles manager Buck Showalter said rookie outfielder Joey Rickard will miss four-to-six weeks with a ligament injury in his right thumb. However, the Rule 5 pick won't require surgery. The club is confident that Rickard will be part of the...

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Rickard on thumb injury: "You never wish this upon anybody" - School of Roch

Orioles outfielder Joey Rickard sat at his locker this afternoon with a splint on his right thumb, which he's expected to wear for the next three weeks. He confirmed that he suffered a "high grade tear" of a ligament that won't require surgery. He also expressed surprised at the severity...

Baltimore Sun

After week of illness and injury, Orioles believe bench has them covered for emergencies

On several occasions during their run atop the American League East this season, the Orioles have dipped onto their bench for plug-in players while the so-called "big boys" were confined to the dugout.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles' Joey Rickard to miss four to six weeks with thumb ligament injury

Rookie outfielder Joey Rickard had hoped to avoid the disabled list after he banged into the fence at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday. But the right hand injury he suffered has forced him onto the DL and will sideline him for four to six weeks, manager Buck Showalter said after Friday's game.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles pitching prospects Chris Lee, Parker Bridwell face untimely injuries that preclude call-ups

As the Orioles have scooped into their farm system for pitching reserves over the last month, they’ve had to pass over two of their top pitching prospects who are already on the 40-man roster due to injuries. For Parker Bridwell and Chris Lee, who were added to the roster last year to protect them...

MASN Sports

Rickard on DL with thumb ligament injury - School of Roch

The Orioles have placed Rule 5 pick Joey Rickard on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to yesterday with a right thumb ligament injury and recalled outfielder Dariel Alvarez from Triple-A Norfolk. Rickard suffered the injury in the first inning of...

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Orioles continue to battle opponents, illness and injury - School of Roch

Orioles manager Buck Showalter was a lighter shade of green today, so he must be feeling better. The stomach virus is hitting guys hard. Showalter didn't lean on the dugout railing for the entirety of yesterday's game at Yankee Stadium....

Baltimore Sun

Orioles pitching prospect Hunter Harvey to have Tommy John surgery

Top Orioles pitching prospect Hunter Harvey will now undergo ulnar collateral reconstruction surgery - commonly known as Tommy John surgery - on Tuesday in Charlotte. The procedure will be performed by Dr. Donald D'Alessandro.

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Hunter Harvey to undergo TJ surgery on Tuesday - School of Roch

NEW YORK - Top Orioles prospect Hunter Harvey will undergo ligament-reconstructive surgery on his right elbow on Tuesday, news that had been anticipated but only confirmed this afternoon. Dr. Donald D'Alessandro will perform the UCL reconstruction in Charlotte, N.C. Harvey, 21, left Saturday's start at short-season Single-A Aberdeen after throwing...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles pitching prospect Hunter Harvey will have Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK – Top Orioles pitching prospect Hunter Harvey has had his history of elbow troubles since the team made him their first-round draft pick in 2013, and his recurring elbow issues have been the major reason why Harvey has pitches just five minor league games since being shut down one month...

MASN Sports

Wrapping up a 4-1 win - School of Roch

NEW YORK - The Orioles didn't sustain any new injuries today and the flu bug didn't find another victim. Not that they're aware of as they waited to head home following a much-needed 4-1 win over the Yankees. Outfielder Joey...

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Wrapping up injuries, illnesses and a 5-0 loss - School of Roch

NEW YORK - Center fielder Adam Jones left tonight's game in the bottom of the eighth inning with a back spasm, but he intends to play Thursday afternoon as the Orioles try to avoid a four-game sweep. Jones didn't look...

Newark Star-Ledger

Is the bat of Yankees' Mark Teixeira finally heating up?

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira had a close to perfect night against the Baltimore Orioles after returning from a foot injury.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Matt Wieters gets X-rays on right foot after Monday's Orioles loss

NEW YORK – Orioles catcher Matt Wieters had X-rays taken on his right foot following the team’s 2-1 loss to the New York Yankees on Monday night. The results of the tests weren’t known late Monday, but Wieters – who was hit by a pitch in the first inning by Yankees starter Ivan Nova -- played the...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles notebook: Matt Wieters gets good news on foot

X-rays on Matt Wieters' right foot taken after Monday's game came back clean, and the Orioles catcher is considered day-to-day after he was hit by a pitch in his first at-bat Monday.

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O'Day will pitch Friday at Bowie (plus other notes) - School of Roch

NEW YORK - Orioles reliever Darren O'Day will go on a brief injury rehab assignment, pitching Friday night at Double-A Bowie if he continues to feel good after today's simulated game. The Baysox are hosting Erie at 7:05 p.m. O'Day threw 15 pitches today, rested and threw 10 more while...

The Ledger

Longoria homers twice, leads Rays past Orioles

Evan Longoria homered twice, Jake Odorizzi picked up his first home victory this season and the Tampa Bay Rays won for just the fourth time in 28 games by beating the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Sunday.

Tampa Bay Times

Power returns for Rays against Orioles

ST. PETERSBURG — The power returned to the Rays lineup Sunday and with it, a win.

MASN Sports

Davis out of lineup with stomach virus (plus other notes) - School of Roch

NEW YORK - Orioles first baseman Chris Davis became ill on the flight from Tampa and spent last night at a local hospital in New York. He's not in tonight's lineup and may not be available to play. "I saw...

The Ledger

Orioles' Tillman wins 13th in 2-1 decision over Rays

Chris Tillman became the American League's second 13-game winner, backed by J.J. Hardy's two-run homer in the Baltimore Orioles' 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles thoughts and observations on low-scoring games and Dylan Bundy's first start

The Orioles’ 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays was important in many ways. As a team built to win by outslugging opponents, the Orioles haven’t been victorious in many low-scoring games. In fact, the Orioles’ win Saturday was just their third this season in 18 games when scoring two runs of fewer....

CSN Baltimore

7.16.16: Tillman notches 13th win as Orioles again beat Rays

Chris Tillman notched his 13th win of the season as the Orioles topped the Rays. Sebastian Salazar recaps here.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles recap: Hardy's homer, Tillman's strong start lift Birds over Rays, 2-1

Though he was more than worthy of an All-Star selection going into the break, Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman wasn’t selected to participate in this week’s midsummer classic in San Diego. Tillman took the snub in stride, saying he was more interested in greater rewards, such as getting the Orioles...

Tampa Bay Times

Rays hit four homers to beat Orioles and snap skid

ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays snapped an eight-game losing streak Sunday with an impressive performance by Jake Odorizzi and four home runs from the slumping offense.

CSN Baltimore

Orioles' Chris Tillman wins 13th in 2-1 decision over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Chris Tillman became the American Leagues second 13-game winner, backed by J.J. Hardys two-run homer in the Baltimore Orioles 2-1

MASN Sports

O's game blog: Dylan Bundy makes first career start in TB finale - Steve Melewski

After posting wins by scores of 4-3 on Friday and 2-1 last night, the Orioles go for a three-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays this afternoon at Tropicana Field. The Orioles last three-game sweep in St. Petersburg was from...

Tampa Bay Times

Rays offense stalls again in loss to Orioles

Tampa Bay has four hits, wasting Moore's outing.