O's Baumann among Pitchers of the Week

No. 27 Baltimore prospect tossed no-hitter in big week for Bowie

Michael Baumann has struck out 36 batters over 32 2/3 innings since joining Double-A Bowie on June 21. (Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | July 22, 2019 3:17 PM ET

Orioles No. 24 prospect Michael Baumann, who threw a nine-inning no-hitter for Double-A Bowie last Tuesday, represents the Eastern League on the list of latest Minor League Pitchers of the Week.

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IL notes: Mountcastle looking for a home

Orioles No. 2 prospect raking while playing first base, left field

Ryan Mountcastle is 10-for-25 (.400) with a homer and seven RBIs during a six-game hitting streak. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Bob Sutton | July 22, 2019 10:36 AM ET

Orioles No. 2 prospect Ryan Mountcastle has been a consistent contributor at the plate for the Norfolk Tides even while the organization tries to find a spot for him in the field.

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For twins, all's well that ends Wells

Brothers hurl six scoreless innings in FSL, EL games

Lachlan and Alex Wells attended the first Major League game played in Australia in March 2014. (Mark LoMoglio/Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Duane Cross | July 21, 2019 12:07 AM ET

While Twins left-hander Lachlan Wells was spinning six scoreless innings for Class A Advanced Fort Myers, Orioles No. 25 prospect and twin brother Alex was doing the same for Double-A Bowie.

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Top pick Rutschman homers in pro debut

Orioles' No. 1 overall selection blasts solo homer for only hit

The Orioles drafted Adley Rutschman No. 1 overall in last month's Draft. (Cliff Welch)

By Jordan Wolf | July 20, 2019 3:41 PM ET

After the Orioles selected him No. 1 overall in last month's Draft, Adley Rutschman homered in professional debut as the GCL Orioles fell to the GCL Pirates, 6-4.

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Baumann twirls no-hitter for Baysox

Baltimore's No. 24 prospect fans 10 in Bowie's first feat since '07

Michael Baumann has yielded one run over his first five appearances in the Eastern League. (Terrance Williams/MiLB.com)

By Andrew Battifarano | July 16, 2019 9:41 PM ET

Baltimore Orioles No. 24 prospect Michael Baumann completed his first pro no-no, striking out 10 and walking two in nine innings as Double-A Bowie topped Harrisburg, 6-0.

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Hanifee keys complete-game shutout

O's No. 11 prospect delivers first Frederick feat since 2013

Brenan Hanifee lowered his ERA to 4.40 with the nine-inning complete-game shutout. (Patrick Cavey/Frederick Keys)

By Brian Stultz | July 14, 2019 5:34 PM ET

Baltimore Orioles No. 11 prospect Brenan Hanifee scattered five hits while whiffing four as Class A Advanced Frederick dropped Salem, 6-0, on Sunday afternoon.

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Hays leads Tides' surge with five RBIs

O's No. 5 prospect homers, doubles twice on three-hit night

Austin Hays is batting .261 with two homers and seven RBIs in 12 games with Norfolk. (Scott Sears/Norfolk Tides)

By Brian Stultz | July 12, 2019 11:29 PM ET

Orioles No. 5 prospect Austin Hays homered, doubled twice, drove in five runs and scored three times as Triple-A Norfolk rallied for a 10-9 triumph over Durham on Friday night.

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Akin, Woodford gear up for All-Star Game

IL, PCL starters discuss their approach ahead of Triple-A contest

Jake Woodford is ranked as the Cardinals' No. 23 prospect; Keegan Akin is sixth in the Orioles system. (Jim Redman/MiLB.com, Norfolk Tides)

By Jared Ravich | July 10, 2019 2:59 PM ET

The humidor at Southwest University Park is functioning properly, but after Monday's Home Run Derby, none of the players are expecting small ball when the Triple-A All-Star Game gets underway tonight.

Jared Ravich is a senior software engineer for Major League Baseball Advanced Media. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Wilson stellar again for Shorebirds

Orioles prospect fans 11 in seven innings of two-hit ball

Ryan Wilson has notched 35 strikeouts over 31 innings in his last five starts. (Patrick Cavey/Delmarva Shorebirds)

By Duane Cross | July 9, 2019 11:04 PM ET

Orioles prospect Ryan Wilson recorded a career-high 11 strikeouts and allowed two hits across seven innings as Class A Delmarva blanked West Virginia, 9-0, on Tuesday.

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Kremer finds smooth sailing for Baysox

Orioles No. 9 prospect's seven scoreless frames tie career high

Dean Kremer has posted a 1.55 ERA in his last four starts after posting a 6.89 mark in his previous three. (Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Michael Avallone | July 2, 2019 10:20 PM ET

Baltimore Orioles No. 9 prospect Dean Kremer allowed three hits and struck out five over seven shutout innings to lead Double-A Bowie past Hartford, 6-2, on Tuesday.

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