The Baltimore Orioles are a professional baseball team in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. The Baltimore Orioles play in the American League East division of Major League Baseball.
As one of the American League’s eight charter teams in 1901, the franchise spent its first year as a major league club in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as the Milwaukee Brewers before moving to St. Louis, Missouri, to become the St. Louis Browns in 1902.
Mr. Brandon Hyde is the current head coach of Baltimore Orioles, who plays their home games at the Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Who Founded Baltimore Orioles?
Although the franchise may not have a clear founder, Baltimore Orioles has got an owner, president, and General Manager.
But before that, it took 52-years for the franchise to be finally sold to a syndicate of Baltimore business and civic interests led by attorney and civic activist Clarence Miles and Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro Jr. in November 1953.
The team’s current owner is American trial lawyer Peter Angelos. Mike Elias is the General Manager and John P. Angelos is the president.
The Orioles experienced their greatest success from 1966 to 1983, when they made six World Series appearances, winning three of them.