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Marcos Diplan: Parts ways with O's
The Orioles released Diplan on Aug. 6.
Diplan was cut loose after Triple-A Norfolk needed to make room on its pitching staff for left-handed prospect Kevin Smith, who was promoted from Double-A Bowie earlier this month. Before being cast off Baltimore's 40-man roster in July, Diplan made five appearances out of the big-league bullpen this season and gave up one earned run over 5.2 innings.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Clears waivers
The Orioles outrighted Diplan to Triple-A Norfolk on Sunday.
Diplan will stick in the organization after he went unclaimed upon being exposed to waivers a few days earlier. Prior to being cast off Baltimore's 40-man roster, Diplan made five appearances out of the big-league bullpen this season and gave up an earned run while striking out eight over 5.2 innings.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Cast off 40-man roster
Diplan was designated for assignment by the Orioles on Wednesday.
After being sent down by the Orioles on June 25, the right-hander will lose his spot on the 40-man roster since the Orioles claimed left-hander Kirk McCarty off waivers from the Guardians on Wednesday. Diplan will likely remain in the organization if he goes unclaimed on waivers.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Sent back down
Diplan was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk on Saturday.
Diplan was recalled by the Orioles on Friday, but he didn't appear out of the bullpen during his brief stint in the majors. He'll head back to Norfolk, where he's posted a 0.87 ERA and 1.34 WHIP in 20.2 innings over 15 relief appearances.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Recalled by Orioles
Diplan was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Friday.
Diplan was sent down in early June, and he posted a 1.13 ERA and 1.63 WHIP in eight innings over four relief appearances in the minors following his demotion. The right-hander has posted a 1.59 ERA and 1.59 WHIP in 5.2 innings over five appearances for the Orioles this year, and he should serve mainly as a low-leverage reliever now that he's back with the major-league club.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Optioned to Triple-A
Diplan was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk on Sunday, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Diplan spent just under two weeks in the Orioles' bullpen, and he allowed a run on two hits and five walks while striking out eight in 5.1 innings over four appearances during his time with the major-league club. However, he hadn't pitched since May 31 and should see more consistent work in the minors.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Recalled by Orioles
Diplan was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Monday.
Diplan returned to the minors in mid-April, and he's posted a 0.71 ERA and 1.15 WHIP in 12.2 innings over 11 relief appearances in Norfolk this year. He'll rejoin the Orioles' bullpen after Mike Baumann was sent down Monday. In spite of Diplan's minor-league success, he'll likely pitch mainly in low-leverage situations for Baltimore.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Returns to minors
Diplan was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk on Tuesday.
Diplan had his contract selected by Baltimore on Sunday and will return to the minors after allowing an unearned run on two hits over one-third of an inning during his lone appearance. The 25-year-old will be in the mix to be recalled when the Orioles require bullpen depth throughout the season.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Gets big-league call
The Orioles selected Diplan's contract from Triple-A Norfolk on Sunday, Zachary Silver of MLB.com reports.
In order to open up space on the 40-man roster and 28-man active rosters for Diplan, the Orioles placed John Means (forearm) on the 60-day injured list and optioned Alexander Wells to Norfolk. Diplan will step into the bullpen as a replacement for Wells, who likely wouldn't have been available for the next couple of days after covering two innings out of the bullpen in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Yankees. Expect Diplan to work mostly in lower-leverage or mop-up spots out of the bullpen while he's with the Orioles.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Moves to minors
The Orioles reassigned Diplan to minor-league camp March 27, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Diplan will open the season at Triple-A Norfolk, likely as a member of the bullpen. He reached the majors for the first time in 2021, making 23 appearances for Baltimore and submitting a 4.50 ERA and 1.23 WHIP across 30 innings.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Returns to Orioles
Diplan agreed to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training with the Orioles on Thursday, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Diplan spent the 2021 season in the Orioles' organization, and he split his time between the big-league club and Triple-A Norfolk. He pitched exclusively out of the bullpen and posted a 4.50 ERA and 1.23 WHIP with a 24:15 K:BB across 30 innings for Baltimore. While he'll begin spring training off the 40-man roster, he should have the opportunity to earn a roster spot if he can perform well in spring training.... See More ... See Less
Marcos Diplan: Hits free agency
Diplan elected free agency Friday after being outrighted to Triple-A by the Orioles, Rich Dubroff of BaltimoreBaseball.com reports.
Baltimore removed Diplan from the 40-man roster, and he'll become a free agent after refusing the outright assignment to Triple-A. The right-hander appeared in 23 big-league games during 2021 and had a 4.50 ERA, 1.23 WHIP and 24:15 K:BB over 30 innings.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Off 40-man roster
Diplan was outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk by the Orioles on Wednesday, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Diplan made his major-league debut in 2021 and posted a 4.50 ERA, 1.23 WHIP and 24:15 K:BB over 30 innings. He's off the 40-man roster but could be with the team for big-league camp during spring training.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Secures win Tuesday
Diplan (2-0) earned the win Tuesday versus the Red Sox, allowing a run on one hit while striking out three in two innings.
The right-hander allowed a solo home run to Hunter Renfroe in the sixth inning that put Boston ahead 2-0. Baltimore then rallied for three runs in the bottom of the sixth to put Diplan in line for his second win this year. The 25-year-old has given up just one run in his last eight innings. For the year, he owns a 4.23 ERA, 1.27 WHIP and 23:14 K:BB across 27.2 innings.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Returns to majors
Diplan was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk prior to Tuesday's game against the Yankees.
Diplan was sent back to Norfolk after allowing two runs on two hits and two walks in Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader against Toronto. He'll return to the Orioles with Tanner Scott (knee) shifting to the IL, and he should have plenty of opportunities to pitch during the season's closing weeks.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Sent down Saturday
Diplan was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk on Saturday.
Diplan gave up two runs on two hits and two walks in two-thirds of an inning in Saturday's matinee against the Blue Jays, and he'll head to the minors ahead of the second game. Right-hander Spenser Watkins was recalled from Norfolk to take his place in the bullpen.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Nabs win Sunday
Diplan (1-0) allowed a run on one hit and one walk in one inning, earning the win Sunday versus the Yankees.
The right-hander allowed a two-run home run to Gary Sanchez in the sixth inning, with one of the runs charged to Fernando Abad. Diplan ended up with the win after Baltimore rallied for the lead in the seventh. He's given up nine runs in his last 7.1 innings, which has seen his ERA rocket up to 4.42 with a 1.04 WHIP and 14:7 K:BB through 18.1 innings overall. Diplan is likely to receive mainly low-leverage work for the rest of the season.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Logs two perfect innings
Diplan struck out one across two perfect innings in Friday's 6-3 loss to Tampa Bay.
While the right-hander's hot start came to an end when he allowed four earned runs across two appearances spanning 1.1 innings against the Angels, Diplan got back on track Friday. The 24-year-old has a 2.51 ERA, 0.84 WHIP and 14:4 K:BB through 14.1 innings. He's provided multi-inning capabilities out of the bullpen, but he'll likely remain in a low-leverage role for the remainder of 2021.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Making strong first impression
Diplan has allowed just one walk while striking out six in his first 6.1 big-league innings.
The right-hander had his contract selected from Triple-A Norfolk on Aug. 4, and he's provided some quality low-leverage innings out of the bullpen. Diplan carried a 4.12 ERA and 1.67 WHIP through 19.2 innings at Norfolk, so his success in the majors is a little surprising. For now, he appears to have solidified his spot in the Orioles' major-league plans.... See More ... See Less
Orioles' Marcos Diplan: Contract selected by Orioles
Diplan's contract was selected by the Orioles on Wednesday.
Diplan began the year at Triple-A Norfolk after he was designated for assignment in January, and he recorded a 4.12 ERA and 1.67 WHIP in 19.2 innings across 17 relief appearances. He'll serve as a low-leverage reliever for Baltimore and will be in line to make his major-league debut.... See More ... See Less
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