Main Office: 410-219-3112
E-mail: [email protected]
Physical Address: 6400 Hobbs Road Salisbury, MD 21804
The Delmarva Shorebirds are the Class A Minor League Baseball affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. Located in Salisbury, Md., the team calls Arthur W. Perdue Stadium it's home.
The team first began play in April of 1996 as an affiliate of the Montreal Expos. After one season, a deal was struck to make the Shorebirds an affiliate of the Orioles organization in 1997.
A member of the South Atlantic League, the Shorebirds play 140 games each season, 70 at home and 70 on the road. All games are broadcasted live on Fox Sports 960 AM.
The organization is owned and operated by 7th Inning Stretch LP, which also owns the Stockton Ports of the California League and the Everett Aquasox of the Northwest League.
The 'Birds have been crowned SAL champions twice, the first coming in 1997 and the latest in the year 2000. Some memorable Shorebirds who have gone on to play in the Major League Baseball include Manny Machado , Erik Bedard, Brian Roberts, Nick Markakis, John Maine, Orlando Cabrera and Javier Vasquez among others.
For more information on the Shorebirds including ticket information, call 410-219-3112.