Fri, 24 Feb 2006 20:40:17 -0800
The San Diego Padres have agreed to terms with IF Walter Young on a one-year contract, according to USAToday.com.
Thu, 19 Jan 2006 21:54:22 -0800
Updating a previous item, the Associated Press reports the San Diego Padres claimed 1B Walter Young off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles Thursday, Jan. 19.
Fri, 13 Jan 2006 19:37:28 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles have designated 1B Walter Young for assignment, according to USAToday.com.
Thu, 08 Sep 2005 22:11:25 -0700
Orioles.MLB.com's Gary Washburn reports Baltimore Orioles rookie 1B Walter Young plans on playing winter ball in Venezuela.
Thu, 08 Sep 2005 22:04:52 -0700
Orioles.MLB.com's Gary Washburn reports Baltimore Orioles rookie 1B Walter Young is the heaviest listed player in the history of Major League Baseball, checking in at 6-foot-5 and 322 pounds.
Thu, 01 Sep 2005 13:31:57 -0700
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports the Baltimore Orioles recalled 1B Walter Young from Triple-A Ottawa.
Mon, 07 Mar 2005 02:07:38 -0800
The Washington Post's Jorge Arangure Jr. reports Baltimore Orioles 1B Walter Young will likely begin the season in the minor leagues, although he is impressing Oriole management during spring training. "Walter Young can impact the ball," Orioles MAN Lee Mazzilli said. "He just needs to play. Don't rush him. He has a chance to be something. The kid can hit the ball a long way."
Sun, 27 Feb 2005 06:44:39 -0800
The Baltimore Sun reports the Baltimore Orioles and 1B Walter Young agreed on a one-year contract, financial terms of which were not disclosed.
Tue, 22 Feb 2005 20:57:02 -0800
Gary Washburn, of Orioles.MLB.com, reports 25-year-old Baltimore Orioles 1B prospect Walter Young will get a chance in major league camp to show his stuff after hitting 33 home runs and driving in 98 runs in 2004 with Double-A Bowie. Young checks in at 6-foot-5 and 305 pounds, and is projected to open the season playing first base at Triple-A Ottawa.
Wed, 17 Mar 2004 08:12:48 -0800
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports the Baltimore Orioles optioned 1B Walter Young to Double-A Bowie.