Sun, 06 Jan 2013 12:29:00 -0800
Free-agent OF Jai Miller (Orioles) has decided to enroll at the University of Alabama for the spring 2013 semester with the intention of playing college football next fall. The 27-year-old Miller, who has played in the major leagues with the Florida Marlins, Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics, had committed to playing football at Stanford University coming out of high school before deciding to pursue a career in professional baseball instead. He had spoken to Alabama head coach Nick Saban about joining the team several weeks ago and is expected to play safety.
Sat, 06 Oct 2012 11:00:30 -0700
Baltimore Orioles minor league OF Jai Miller has opted to become a free agent.
Thu, 31 May 2012 14:10:40 -0700
Baltimore Orioles OF Nick Markakis (hand) will undergo surgery to remove his broken hamate bone in his right wrist Friday, June 1, and he will be placed on the disabled list. The team hopes he'll only be out three to four weeks. OFs Xavier Avery, Lew Ford, Jai Miller and Jamie Hoffmann are candidates to be brought up from the minors.
Tue, 03 Apr 2012 12:48:18 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles outrighted OF Jai Miller to Triple-A Norfolk after he cleared waivers Tuesday, April 3. Ps Darren O'Day, Zach Phillips, Troy Patton and Tsuyoshi Wada are battling for the final two roster spots.
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 09:48:38 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Alfredo Simon (groin) will make a Grapefruit League start against the Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday, March 28, and he'll throw only a couple innings. OF Jai Miller (knee) is expected to play Wednesday, too, and OF Endy Chavez (groin) could return Thursday, March 29.
Fri, 23 Mar 2012 10:11:13 -0700
Baltimore Orioles OF Endy Chavez (groin) isn't playing Friday, March 23, due to a sore groin. RP Alfredo Simon (groin) opted out of his bullpen session Friday in order to rest some more. OF Jai Miller (knee) is out Friday with a sore knee.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 15:17:25 -0800
Baltimore Orioles OF Jai Miller and INFs Matt Antonelli, Ryan Flaherty and Steven Tolleson are competing for two utility spots this spring. Miller could wind up being the team's fifth outfielder, and manager Buck Showalter is looking for another player that can spell SS J.J. Hardy.
Wed, 04 Jan 2012 06:22:38 -0800
Updating previous reports, the Oakland Athletics received $45,000 from the Baltimore Orioles for OF Jai Miller.
Tue, 03 Jan 2012 12:00:56 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles acquired OF Jai Miller from the Oakland Athletics Tuesday, Jan. 3, in exchange for cash considerations.
Fri, 23 Dec 2011 21:12:57 -0800
The Oakland Athletics designated OF Jai Miller for assignment Friday, Dec. 23. It is a bit surprising, as Miller had been mentioned as a possible option in the outfield next spring.