It’s the second time Markakis has been honored (2011, 2014), the third for Hardy (2012-14) while Jones wrapped up his fourth Gold Glove (2009, 2012-14).
Three Orioles players — J.J. Hardy, Adam Jones and Nick Markakis earn Major League Baseball’s Golden Glove Award for defensive excellence.
It would be a shame if the Baltimore Orioles allowed their final four games to overshadow what they accomplished during the previous 165.
J.J. Hardy can earn $54.8 million over four years in his new contract with the Baltimore Orioles.
As the Orioles prepare to play in their first American League Champion Series since 1997, the brass of the franchise extended J.J. Hardy’s contract for an additional three seasons.
The Orioles may not have started the ALCS series against the Royals, but fans already have reason to celebrate. Fan favorite J.J. Hardy has signed a 3 year contract extension with the Orioles to remain with the team through 2018.
J.J. Hardy signed a three-year contract with the Orioles on Thursday night, the eve of Baltimore’s first appearance in the AL Championship Series since 1997.
I got a text around 11:00 today saying that J.J. Hardy would sign an extension either today or tomorrow.
Kevin Gausman looks to help Baltimore stay hot. Gausman (7-7, 3.57 ERA) hasn’t won since Aug. 17, receiving a total of six runs of support while going 0-3 with a 3.26 ERA over his last five starts.
Winning the AL East has been an almost foregone conclusion for weeks now for the Baltimore Orioles, but a title 17 years in the making would still make for a very memorable night at Camden Yards.
Baltimore still holds the largest division lead in the majors at 8 1/2 games over the New York Yankees as it tries to win its first AL East title since 1997.
Nick Markakis epitomizes the word professional and last night was yet another example of his consistency.