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Logan Ondrusek | Relief Pitcher | #51

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (32) / 2/13/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'8" / 231
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: McClennan (TX) CC
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 13 (0) / CIN
Contract: view contract details

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Logan Ondrusek (ankle) did fielding drills on Monday.
Ondrusek rolled his ankle on Saturday and still hasn't been cleared to return to mound work, but that should be coming soon. It's a very minor issue here in the early weeks of spring training. Feb 20 - 11:14 AM

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Logan Ondrusek may not pitch in an intrasquad game Wednesday after rolling his ankle Saturday.

It doesn't sound like anything that will keep him out long. Ondrusek is competing for a spot in the Orioles' bullpen this spring.
Feb 19 - 1:39 PM

Orioles re-signed RHP Logan Ondrusek to a one-year, $650,000 contract with a club option for 2018.

Ondrusek held a 9.95 ERA over seven appearances for the O's in 2016 after returning from a two-year stint in Japan. He'll try to win a middle relief job.
Mon, Dec 12, 2016 08:54:00 PM

Logan Ondrusek has elected free agency.

The 31-year-old right-hander appeared in seven games for the Orioles in 2016, compiling a 9.95 ERA, 1.90 WHIP and 4/3 K/BB ratio in 6 1/3 innings. He'll look to latch on elsewhere on a minor league deal.
Fri, Nov 4, 2016 07:09:00 PM

Orioles sent RHP Logan Ondrusek outright to Double-A Bowie.

Ondrusek cleared waivers after being designated for assignment over the weekend. The veteran reliever will stick around as bullpen depth.
Tue, Aug 30, 2016 02:19:00 PM

Orioles designated RHP Logan Ondrusek for assignment.

The right-hander had been optioned back to Triple-A Norfolk on Friday, but the club needed to open a spot on the 40-man roster for Julio Borbon on Saturday. He should clear waivers and continue to provide bullpen depth for the O's.
Sat, Aug 27, 2016 12:13:00 PM

Orioles optioned RHP Logan Ondrusek to Triple-A Norfolk.

Ondrusek's latest stint only lasted one day and he gave up three runs over an inning of work. He'll be back when rosters expand.
Fri, Aug 26, 2016 04:11:00 PM

Orioles recalled RHP Logan Ondrusek from Triple-A Norfolk.

Baltimore needs a fresh bullpen arm after a messy game Wednesday night against the Nationals, and with Ubaldo Jimenez scheduled to start on Thursday. Ondrusek, 31, has allowed four earned runs in 5 1/3 innings this season at the major league level.
Thu, Aug 25, 2016 11:44:00 AM

Orioles optioned RHP Logan Ondrusek to Double-A Bowie.

Ondrusek had a sloppy outing Thursday against the A's, allowing one hit, two walks and a pair of runs. The 31-year-old was playing in Japan before he signed with Baltimore in late July. He holds a 3.92 ERA over 288 career big league appearances.
Thu, Aug 11, 2016 08:11:00 PM

Orioles signed RHP Logan Ondrusek to a one-year contract.

Ondrusek has been pitching in Japan the last two years, posting a 2.45 ERA with a strikeout per inning for the Tokyo Yakult Swallows. He'll be used in middle relief.
Fri, Jul 29, 2016 04:49:00 PM

Logan Ondrusek has signed a one-year contract with the Tokyo Yakult Swallows of Nippon Professional Baseball.

Ondrusek will make $1.2 million in 2015 and Tokyo has a club option on him for 2016. The big right-hander's ERA was up the last two seasons with the Reds, but he struck out a batter per inning and holds a career 3.89 ERA. It's a tad surprising he didn't seem to receive more interest in the states, but he gets a nice little payday to head overseas.
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 11:02:00 PM

LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports that the Twins have shown interest in Logan Ondrusek.

Ondrusek was non-tendered by the Reds earlier this month, as they didn't want to pay him the over $2 million he was projected to earn in arbitration. The big right-hander is a solid middle reliever, however, with a career 3.89 ERA while striking out a batter per inning over the last two seasons.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 10:52:00 AM

Reds non-tendered RHP Logan Ondrusek. projected Ondrusek to earn $2.3 million in arbitration, and that was more than the Reds were willing to pay. It's no surprise after the big righty posted a 5.49 ERA over 40 appearances this past season.
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 09:12:00 PM

Reds activated RHP Logan Ondrusek from the 15-day disabled list.

Ondrusek wound up missing five weeks with a right shoulder strain. He will return to middle relief.
Mon, Aug 18, 2014 03:51:00 PM

Logan Ondrusek (shoulder) threw a 34-pitch simulated game Tuesday.

"I felt strong, felt good and everything so far is pointing to me being healthy," Ondrusek said. "So as long as it stays like that, we'll be happy and ready to go." Ondrusek will begin a rehab assignment Friday before possibly being activated as soon as Saturday.
Tue, Aug 12, 2014 07:40:00 PM

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