Baines elected to Orioles Hall of Fame
Designated hitter Harold Baines has been elected to the Orioles Hall of Fame in voting by the media and the Oriole Advocates. Baines, who grew up on the Eastern Shore, batted .301 with 107 homers in parts of seven seasons in three separate tenures with the club. He is a six-time All-Star who ranks among the top 25 Orioles in slugging percentage (.502, 4th), batting average (.301, 5th), home runs (107, 17th) and RBI (378, 24th).
Former Orioles community relations director Julie Wagner received the Herb Armstrong Award honoring a 26-year career with the club.