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Shohei Ohtani won't play in Dodgers' spring training opener, stays away from live batting practice

Feb. 18, 2024 18:58 PM EST

Shohei Ohtani did not participate in live batting practice Sunday, and his Los Angeles Dodgers spring training debut is on hold. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Ohtani, who is coming back from elbow surgery, will not play in Thursday's opener against the San Diego Padres. The...

New uniform designs drawing plenty of scrutiny during opening days of spring training

Feb. 16, 2024 16:39 PM EST

What players are wearing has garnered as much attention as what they’re doing at spring training. Major League Baseball teams are wearing newly designed uniforms this year aimed at improving performance and helping players stay cool throughout games in the summer months. The new...

Orioles' Kyle Bradish will miss start of season with elbow sprain

Feb. 15, 2024 18:32 PM EST

It didn’t take long for spring training to provide its first injury reports. On the day they held their first official workout, the Baltimore Orioles announced pitcher Kyle Bradish will open the season on the injured list with a sprained ulnar collateral ligament. Bradish’s...

O's Kyle Bradish has sprained UCL; Gunnar Henderson, John Means also dealing with injuries

Feb. 15, 2024 16:34 PM EST

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Orioles pitcher Kyle Bradish has a sprained UCL in his right elbow and is expected to miss opening day, and teammates Gunnar Henderson and John Means are also dealing with injuries as Baltimore opens spring training. General manager Mike Elias revealed...

Ryan O’Hearn and Baltimore Orioles agree to $3.5 million deal and avoid arbitration

Feb. 14, 2024 12:01 PM EST

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — First baseman/outfielder Ryan O’Hearn and the Baltimore Orioles avoided a salary arbitration hearing when they agreed Wednesday to a $3.5 million, one-year contract. The agreement was at the midpoint of the $3.8 million O'Hearn asked for and the $3.2 million...

Orioles closer Bautista has more work done on elbow, but team says his timeline hasn't changed

Feb. 09, 2024 20:04 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Orioles closer Félix Bautista had additional work done on his pitching elbow Friday, but the team says it's not expected to change his recovery timeline from Tommy John surgery. Bautista missed the end of last season. The Orioles said the All-Star had right elbow...

Orioles acquire utilityman Nick Maton from the Tigers for cash

Feb. 07, 2024 20:59 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles acquired utilityman Nick Maton from the Detroit Tigers for cash Wednesday night. Maton hit .173 with eight home runs and 32 RBIs in 93 games for the Tigers last season. He has played in 180 major league games in three seasons with the Tigers...

Orioles used their terrific farm system to acquire one of the game's star pitchers in Corbin Burnes

Feb. 02, 2024 18:01 PM EST

A few months ago, general manager Mike Elias said the Baltimore Orioles would keep their "foot on the gas pedal” after winning 101 games and the AL East title. This is what that looks like. When they acquired All-Star right-hander Corbin Burnes on Thursday night, the...

Marlins' Jazz Chisholm Jr. loses in salary arbitration on his 26th birthday

Feb. 01, 2024 23:13 PM EST

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jazz Chisholm Jr. got disappointing news on his 26th birthday, losing to the Miami Marlins in the first salary arbitration decision of the year. The outfielder will be paid $2,625,000 rather than his $2.9 million request, Margaret Brogan, Jeanne Vonhof and...

Orioles land their ace, acquiring All-Star right-hander Corbin Burnes from Milwaukee

Feb. 01, 2024 22:25 PM EST

The Baltimore Orioles finally landed a proven front-line pitcher to go with all that young hitting talent. The Orioles acquired All-Star right-hander Corbin Burnes from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night. Baltimore sent left-hander DL Hall, infield prospect Joey Ortiz and a...