Friday, February seven, 2020
John Patti, WBAL Information Radio 1090 and FM one zero one.5
Orioles’ Birdland Caravan three-day Winter tour commences Friday morning.
The weekend-extensive celebration of baseball incorporates satisfy-and-greets and happy several hours with existing and former Oriole players as effectively as potential customers, broadcasters, members of the entrance place of work, and of training course, the Oriole fowl.
The tour will also element many community service projects with neighborhood businesses which include Fort Meade Armed forces Foundation, Women Inc. of Washington County, Humane Modern society of Harford County and the York County Food stuff Bank in York, Pa. as effectively as faculty rallies at Hall’s Cross Roadways Elementary and Timonium Elementary.
The Orioles say the caravan is developed to take the Oriole Park experience directly to the followers, and the Birdland Caravan will make stops through Maryland in Aberdeen, Annapolis, Bowie, Ellicott Metropolis, Fallston, Fort Meade, Frederick, Hagerstown, Timonium, Westminster, and White Marsh, as effectively as York, Pennsylvania.
Existing Orioles taking part in decide on events incorporate Infielder Hanser Alberto, Outfielder Austin Hays, Infielder/Outfielder Trey Mancini, Infielder Richie Martin, Outfielder Cedric Mullins, Infielder Rio Ruiz, and Outfielder Dwight Smith, Jr. along with many major Orioles potential customers, which include the club’s major prospect and No. one selection of the 2019 Initial-Year Participant Draft Catcher Adley Rutschman. Orioles Corridor of Famers Mike Bordick and Brian Roberts, as effectively as Orioles legend and National Baseball Corridor of Famer Eddie Murray, will also be in attendance.
Additionally, Orioles Executive Vice President and Common Manager Mike Elias, Vice President and Assistant Common Manager, Analytics Sig Mejdal, Manager Brandon Hyde, Big League Industry Coordinator and Catching Teacher Tim Cossins, and Big League Mentor Fredi Gonzalez will attend decide on events through the weekend.
The caravan strike the street on Friday morning with two buses generating stops at a selection of community events across the northern and jap areas of Birdland. All followers are then invited to join players and coaches at The Greene Turtle in White Marsh for a guest-bartending happy hour from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The caravan will continue on Saturday, Feb. eight, with two satisfy-and-greets through the day. One particular having location at Turf Valley Vacation resort at 11 a.m., and the other at Susan Campbell Park in Downtown Annapolis from one p.m. to two p.m., The two buses will conclusion the day at Calvert Brewing Business in Bowie for a guest-bartending happy hour with associates from the Bowie Baysox from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The caravan will wrap up on Sunday, Feb. nine, with events across western Maryland. One particular bus will travel to Westminster, where by pupils and followers are welcome for a satisfy-and-greet at McDaniel College. A 2nd bus will join associates from the Frederick Keys at Carroll Creek Amphitheater in Downtown Frederick for a satisfy-and-greet with followers. The two buses will satisfy at Traveling Canine Brewery in Frederick for the caravan’s closing occasion from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
A full agenda of the caravan’s stops, which include times and spots, is offered underneath. For additional info, and for autograph and satisfy-and-greet aspects, you should visit Orioles.com/BirdlandCaravan.