• Top second-base prospect Jonathan Schoop, out with a lower back injury, will start playing games on July 11 at either short-season Aberdeen or the Gulf Coast League.
• The Orioles start time for their Saturday, September 7 game against the White Sox has been moved from 7:05 p.m. to 1:05 p.m. The change is due to its selection for exclusive television broadcast by FOX. Eutaw Street gates will open at 11 a.m., with the rest of the ballpark opening at 11:30 a.m.
• Right-handed reliever Tommy Hunter celebrated his 27th birthday on Wednesday.
• The Orioles named Bowie right-hander Eddie Gamboa their Minor League Pitcher of the Month and Norfolk outfielder Henry Urrutia Player of the Month for June.
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