BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Some good news for Orioles fans! Starting next week, masks will no longer be required at Camden Yards.

“The Bird has been unmasked!” The Orioles tweeted Thursday with the #NewProfilePic.

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Maryland’s COVID-19 state of emergency order was lifted on Thursday as well, meaning covid-19 restrictions were lifted including the mask requirement for large venues in Baltimore City.

The first game at the Yard without a mask mandate will be on July 6 versus the Toronto Blue Jays.

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However, the Orioles do encourage unvaccinated people to wear their masks.

CBS Baltimore Staff