2004 Baltimore Orioles season

2004 Baltimore Orioles season

The 2004 Baltimore Orioles season involved the Orioles finishing 3rd in the American League East with a record of 78 wins and 84 losses.

Offseason

  • December 3, 2003: Bill Haselman was signed as a free agent with the Baltimore Orioles.[1]
  • February 5, 2004: Clay Bellinger was signed as a free agent with the Baltimore Orioles.[2]
  • March 15, 2004: B.J. Surhoff was signed as a free agent with the Baltimore Orioles.[3]

Regular season

Season standings

AL East W L GB Pct.
New York Yankees 101 61 -- .623
Boston Red Sox 98 64 3 .605
Baltimore Orioles 78 84 23 .481
Tampa Bay Devil Rays 70 91 30½ .435
Toronto Blue Jays 67 94 33½ .416

Notable transactions

July 6, 2004: Ken Huckaby was selected off waivers by the Baltimore Orioles from the Texas Rangers.[4]

Roster

2004 Baltimore Orioles
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers
Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Ottawa Lynx International League Tim Leiper
AA Bowie Baysox Eastern League Dave Trembley
A Frederick Keys Carolina League Tom Lawless
A Delmarva Shorebirds South Atlantic League Bien Figueroa
Short-Season A Aberdeen IronBirds New York–Penn League Don Buford
Rookie Bluefield Orioles Appalachian League Gary Kendall
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References

  • 2004 Baltimore Orioles team page at Baseball Reference
  • 2004 Baltimore Orioles season at baseball-almanac.com