Zach Britton

Baltimore Orioles #53 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 12/22/87
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 195
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
2014 Orioles 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 11.1 4 0 0 0 4 7 0.00 .71

Zach Britton's sinker is the key to his career

Britton fell off the prospect map after under-performing in his first three chances in MLB. This season though, he's reinvented himself as a reliever and used his sinker to remind us all why he was once one of the best prospects in all of baseball.

O's offered Britton for I. Davis in offseason

The New York Daily News reported on Saturday that over the offseason, the Orioles offered lefty Zach Britton to the Mets for first baseman Ike Davis. The Mets declined the trade at the time, and the deal is no longer on the table from the Orioles end

Patton suspended 25 games for amphetamines

Orioles left-handed reliever Troy Patton was suspended 25 games for a second positive test for methamphetamines, Major League Baseball announced on Friday.

2013 in review: Bud Norris

Bud Norris was Orioles lone acquisition in the flurry of activity before the July 31 trade deadline. How much did he contribute to the 2013 team? What should be his role on the team heading forward?

2013 in review: Zach Britton

Zach Britton had a lackluster season for the Orioles, bouncing back and forth from the minors, unable to stake a claim to a starting spot in the rotation. He's out of options for 2014, so what's in store for him?

O's recall Zach Britton from Triple-A Norfolk

The Orioles have continued their September call-ups, recalling Zach Britton from Triple-A Norfolk on Monday.

The Rays Tank: Ortiz ties record for most DH hits

Rays fans die of jealousy.

Wei-Yin Chen to be activated from DL

Wei-Yin Chen could pitch for the Baltimore Orioles as soon as Tuesday after finally being ready to return from his strained oblique.

O's 2, White Sox 3: Offense Quiet, Tommy Goes Boom

Zach Britton pitched well, but the O's only managed three baserunners in seven innings against Jose Quintana, and a two-run eighth only delayed their loss, as Tommy Hunter gave up a walk-off homer to Adam Dunn.

Rotation: Hammel out for Tues., Britton expected

Jason Hammel is still not recovered enough from his illness to start on Tuesday. Zach Britton is expected to be called up to start the game.

Rotation: Arrieta starts Mon., Tues. still TBA

Following Sunday's win over Boston, Buck Showalter announced that Jake Arrieta would start Monday's game for the Orioles against the Tigers.

The Britton brothers are reunited under one jersey

The Britton brothers bring that brotherly love to Norfolk.

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