The Baltimore Orioles optioned right-hander Jake Arrieta to Triple-A Norfolk and designated right-hander Alex Burnett for assignment on Thursday.
Orioles 3, Blue Jays 1
The Baltimore Orioles have a few pitchers with breakout potential such as Jake Arrieta, which explains why they didn't need to make a move this winter, writes Mike Petriello.
Tristan H. Cockcroft has his latest Top 100 starting pitcher rankings and also notes some buy-low or sell-high pitchers, like Adam Wainwright.
Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista left Tuesday night's game against Baltimore after being hit in the helmet by a pitch from Orioles right-hander Jake Arrieta.
Mark Reynolds hit a grand slam and Jake Arrieta pitched six effective innings to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday night.
Rookie Jake Arrieta allowed four hits over six shutout innings, Nick Markakis and Adam Jones homered and the Orioles beat the Blue Jays 11-3 to win a fourth straight series for the first time since 2004.
Jason Grey gives a detailed scouting report of Baltimore Orioles pitching prospect Zach Britton.