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Minors in Review: Delmarva Shorebirds

Delmarva had a fairly pedestrian season, but if you look real hard you can actually find a couple of prospects that might be able to help the big club down the road.

Avery, Waring, Rennie lead the affiliates Thursday

Xavier Avery, Brandon Waring and Luc Rennie paced the Orioles farmhands in Thursday action. Waring hit three homers, Rennie pitched well again, and Xavier Avery continues to play better as the...

Zach Britton and Tim Berry lead the affiliates


The affiliates win four of seven, but are led by a spectacular night by Zach Britton, and decent performances from Tim Berry and Caleb Joseph. Ronarsy Ledesma goes to the proving grounds, with...

Schoop & Bridwell headline Orioles minors Tuesday

The Orioles affiliates struggled Tuesday, but Jonathan Schoop homered, Henry Urrutia g a couple of hits, and Parker Bridwell had a decent performance. Also, Stephen Tarpley pitched effectively...

E. Rodriguez, Urrutia headline O's minors on Mon.

A banner night for the Orioles farmhands on Monday night, with only the GCL Birds losing. More importantly, Eduardo Rodriguez and Tsuyoshi Wada pitch very well, and Henry Urrutia goes yard against...

Orioles minor league rundown 8/22/13

Adrian Marin returned to the Shorebirds, helping them to a victory. Henry Urrutia and Jonathan Schoop also have multi-hit games for Triple-A Norfolk in the Orioles affiliates' minor league action...

Alvarez & Bridwell highlight Orioles minors Wed.

The Orioles affiliates are led by Dariel Alvarez and Parker Bridwell on Wednesday night, with an unusual line from UMBC Retriever Zach Clark. And hey, Hector Veloz hits a clutch double for Aberdeen!

Orioles minor league rundown: 8/20/13

The Orioles had some top arms in action Tuesday night, and the results were positive. Eduardo Rodriguez, Zach Davies and Hunter Harvey all pitched to varying degrees of effectiveness

Gausman and Mancini shine in Orioles minors Monday

In the Orioles farm system on Monday night, Kevin Gausman tossed five donuts, Henry Urrutia homered, and Trey Mancini continued to make some noise for the Aberdeen Ironbirds.

Around the minors: 8/15/13. E-Rod dazzles in 5 IP.

The Orioles minor league affiliates do well tonight, led by a nice performance by Eduardo Rodriguez. Zach Britton and Zach Davies are a mixed bag, and Cuban international Dariel Alvarez takes to...

Around the minors: 8/14/13


The affiliates mostly lose, but Hunter Harvey and Steven Brault pitch, as do Sebastian Vader and Steve Johnson....

Around the minors: 8/13/13


The affiliates go three for seven, but Mike Wright performs, as does Jonathan Schoop and Michael Ohlman. And hey, remember Trent Mummey?

Around the minors: 8/12/13


The affiliates have a quiet night, but Tsuyoshi Wada goes seven strong innings, and other things take place.

Orioles 5, Giants 2: blown saves, so what?

The Orioles get a great pitching performance from Chris Tillman, but JJ loses it in the 9th. Chris Davis comes through yet again, with a two out two run double in the tenth, and the Orioles prevail...

Around the minors: 8/8/13


The affiliates were pretty quiet on the day, but Luc Rennie had a very good start, Kevin Gausman was on the hill in Norfolk, and the GCLers saw two names in Lew Ford and Wilson Betemit...

Around the minors: 8/7/13


The affiliates see strong pitching, led by Mike Wright, Juan Guzman, Sebastian Vader and recent first rounder, Hunter Harvey..

Jones 4-4 in San Diego homecoming; Orioles win 4-1

The Baltimore Orioles opened up a west coast road trip with a 4-1 victory over the San Diego Padres in San Diego on August 6, 2013. Adam Jones went 4-4 and hit his 23rd home run for the O's, who...

Around the minors: 8/6/13


The affiliates go seven for nine tonight, and are led by strong performances by a few important names.

Around the minors: 8/5/13


The affiliates go three for seven, but receive an encouraging performance from Eddie Gamboa, thought tonight was largely a quiet one prospect wise.

Around the minors: 8/1/13


The affiliates go three for four, as rain hampers the Shorebirds and the iBirds. But Hunter Harvey and Christian Walker perform, as do MIke Wright and Jonathan Schoop.

Around the Minors: 7/31/13


The affiliates go three for eight, led by strong pitching performances by Tsuyoshi Wada, Parker Bridwell and Sebastian Vader. Also, what do you think about Ashur Tolliver?

Around the Minors: 7/30/13


The affiliates go for four for eight, as Jonathan Schoop homers, Zach Davies misses bats, and some of the Dominican Orioles are starting to raise some eyebrows (well, me, jq and PBR for sure)...

Around the Minors: 7/29/13


The affiliates struggle, but Michael Ohlman does what he does, and Jonathan Schoop goes yard. Steve Pearce and Steve Johnson both rehab. If only I could think of a hashtag...

Around the Minors: 7/25/13


The affiliates go five for eight, with LJ Hoes having another nice evening and Jonathan Schoop doing some damage on a rehab assignment.

Around the Minors: 7/24/13


The affiliates win two of seven, but some good nights out there, including nice starts by Tyler Wilson and Francisco Jimenez, while Michael Ohlman continues to do what he does.

Around the Minors: 7/23/13


The affiliates go five for nine, but receive decent performances from the prospects, including Eduardo Rodriguez and Adrian Marin. Rafael Moreno and Steven Brault continue to open some eyes, or at...

Around the Minors: 7/22/13


Michael Ohlman leads Frederick to the only affiliate win on the day, Brady Wager pitches well, and other prospects were in action. Since it's baseball and they usually play everyday during the...

Around the Minors: 7/18/13


The affiliates lose in bunches, though some good news prospect wise as Adrian Marin, Hector Veloz star, with Zach Davies and Eduardo Rodriguez taking the mound...

Around the Minors: 7/17/13


The affiliates struggle, thought iBirds prevail behind some nice performance from recent draftees, including a relative of a PHN HOF.

Around the Minors: 7/16/13


Both affiliates in action prove victorious. Read all about it...

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