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The Orioles 2008 AAA affliate is the Norfolk (Virginia) Tides of the International League. The Tides have been the Orioles AAA team since 2007.
Rochester Red Wings of the International League. Rochester was the Orioles AAA affiliate between 1961-2002.
Ruth was signed by the Baltimore Orioles -- at the time a minor-league team -- in 1914 February. His contract was sold to the Boston Red Sox in July of that year.
Babe Ruth 1st played in the minor leagues for the Baltimore Orioles at age 15.
After Babe Ruth was finished with school he went on to play semi pro baseball in Baltimore. Ruth played for the then minor league team, the Baltimore Orioles of the International League. In 1914 he was signed to a major league contract with the Boston Red Sox.
There was no MLB draft while Ruth was playing. The owner of the Baltimore Orioles, then a minor league team that Babe was playing with, sold him to the Red Sox in July, 1914.
There was a pitcher named Will George that played with Cal Ripken Jr. in the Orioles minor league system. They played together with the Miami Orioles of the Florida State League and the Charlotte O's of the Southern League in 1979 and with Charlotte in 1980. George played with minor league teams of the Detroit Tigers and San Diego Padres between 1981-1983 before retiring. He did not play in a game in the major leagues.
Babe played for a minor league team in Baltimore that was named the Orioles (O's) in 1914.
The first Babe Ruth card was issued by the Baltimore Sun Newspaper in 1914. Ruth played for the then minor league team, the Baltimore Orioles of the International League, during his rookie year. He was later sold to the Boston Red Sox.
1914. Baltimore was a minor league club at the time playing in the International League. Babe spent about 5 months with the Orioles before they sold his contract to the Red Sox in July, 1914.
Teams Babe Ruth Played ForBoston Red Sox (1914-1918) New York Yankees (1921-1934)Boston Braves (1935)Babe Ruth in Minor League Baseball1914: Baltimore Orioles (International Association)1914: Providence (International Association)Ruth's only minor league homer was hit in Toronto.