|Sep. 3 3:10 PM PT4:10 PM MT5:10 PM CT6:10 PM ET18:10 ET22:10 GMT6:10 CST3:10 PM MST5:10 PM EST5:40 PM VEN2:10 UAE (+1)5:10 PM CT-Norris fanned eight while allowing one run and four hits over seven innings in a 7-2 win over Cleveland on Monday.
Analysis: Norris is 4-1 with a 4.28 ERA in seven starts since joining the Orioles.
|Aug. 29 12:48 PM PT1:48 PM MT2:48 PM CT3:48 PM ET15:48 ET19:48 GMT3:48 CST12:48 PM MST2:48 PM EST3:18 PM VEN23:48 UAE2:48 PM CT-Norris did not get a decision in Wednesday's 4-3 loss at Boston.
Analysis: Norris gave up one run and struck out seven in 5 1-3 innings.
|Aug. 18 5:50 PM PT6:50 PM MT7:50 PM CT8:50 PM ET20:50 ET0:50 GMT8:50 CST5:50 PM MST7:50 PM EST8:20 PM VEN4:50 UAE (+1)7:50 PM CT-Norris improved to 3-1 since joining the Orioles though he gave up four runs and nine hits over 5 2-3 innings of Baltimore's 8-4 victory over Colorado on Saturday.
Analysis: Norris owns a 3.91 ERA in five appearances - four starts - for Baltimore, striking out 21 in 23 innings.
|Aug. 7 11:53 AM PT12:53 PM MT1:53 PM CT2:53 PM ET14:53 ET18:53 GMT2:53 CST11:53 AM MST1:53 PM EST2:23 PM VEN22:53 UAE1:53 PM CT-Norris allowed one run and five hits in six innings, earning the win in Tuesday's 4-1 victory at San Diego.
Analysis: Norris improved to 2-0 with a 2.25 ERA since joining the Orioles on July 31.
|Aug. 2 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET17:30 ET21:30 GMT5:30 CST2:30 PM MST4:30 PM EST5:00 PM VEN1:30 UAE (+1)4:30 PM CT-Norris beat his former team in a 6-3 win over Houston on Thursday.
Analysis: Norris struck out eight and allowed two runs in six innings in his O's debut.
|July 31 1:42 PM PT2:42 PM MT3:42 PM CT4:42 PM ET16:42 ET20:42 GMT4:42 CST1:42 PM MST3:42 PM EST4:12 PM VEN0:42 UAE (+1)3:42 PM CT-The Baltimore Orioles have acquired right-hander Bud Norris from the Houston Astros to help bolster a rotation that will be without injured Jason Hammel for what could be an extended period. The Orioles are sending outfielder L.J. Hoes and left-handed prospect Josh Hader to the Astros in a deal agreed to moments before Wednesday's non-waiver trade deadline.
Analysis: The 28-year-old Norris was 6-9 with a 3.93 ERA for the Astros. He was making a club-high $3 million this year. In his fifth big league season, Norris is under team control through 2015. He is 34-46 with a 4.33 ERA.
|July 30 12:52 PM PT1:52 PM MT2:52 PM CT3:52 PM ET15:52 ET19:52 GMT3:52 CST12:52 PM MST2:52 PM EST3:22 PM VEN23:52 UAE2:52 PM CT-Norris has been scratched from his scheduled start Tuesday night against the Baltimore Orioles. The team declined to immediately provide a reason for the move, but the right-hander has been the topic of trade speculation. A team official said Norris had not been dealt yet.
Analysis: Norris is 6-9 with a 3.93 ERA in 21 starts with Houston. His six wins are tops on the club and his $3 million salary is the highest on the rebuilding Astros, a major league-worst 35-69 at the start of the day. Lucas Harrell replaced him Tuesday night.
|July 25 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 CST3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-After two bad starts in a row, Norris was better Thursday, but took a no-decision in Houston's 4-3 loss to Oakland.
Analysis: Norris had given up 13 runs in 10 2-3 innings over his last two starts before allowing three runs and four hits in 6 1-3 innings on Thursday.
|June 2 2:33 PM PT3:33 PM MT4:33 PM CT5:33 PM ET17:33 ET21:33 GMT5:33 CST2:33 PM MST4:33 PM EST5:03 PM VEN1:33 UAE (+1)4:33 PM CT-Norris dominated the Angels again in a 2-0 victory Saturday night.
Analysis: Norris dominated the Angels' high-priced lineup again with six innings of four-hit ball. Norris struck out six, walked three and escaped a bases-loaded jam in the sixth to end a three-start winless stretch.
|May 22 11:44 AM PT12:44 PM MT1:44 PM CT2:44 PM ET14:44 ET18:44 GMT2:44 CST11:44 AM MST1:44 PM EST2:14 PM VEN22:44 UAE1:44 PM CT-Norris threw six shutout innings while allowing five hits and two walks in the Astros' 7-3 loss to the Royals on Tuesday.
Analysis: Though he didn't receive a decision, it was a solid bounce-back effort after he was shelled for seven runs in five innings his last time out.
|May 22 11:34 PM PT12:34 AM MT1:34 AM CT2:34 AM ET2:34 ET6:34 GMT14:34 CST11:34 PM MST1:34 AM EST2:04 AM VEN10:34 UAE1:34 AM CT-Norris came out for the seventh inning in Tuesday's 7-3 loss to Kansas City, but was removed before facing a batter with tightness in his back.
Analysis: It was the second straight game Norris had left early because of back problems. He had his start pushed back two days as a precaution after he left his previous outing with lower back spasms.
|May 14 11:47 PM PT12:47 AM MT1:47 AM CT2:47 AM ET2:47 ET6:47 GMT14:47 CST11:47 PM MST1:47 AM EST2:17 AM VEN10:47 UAE1:47 AM CT-Norris returned Tuesday after leaving his previous start against Detroit on Monday with lower back spasms.
Analysis: It wasn't initially clear what was wrong with Norris, who pitched five innings and threw 71 pitches Monday. But at the start of the Detroit sixth, there was a brief conference on the mound, and he ended up leaving the game. Norris was 4-3 with a 3.40 ERA coming into the game, giving Houston some stability in a struggling rotation.
|May 9 10:40 AM PT11:40 AM MT12:40 PM CT1:40 PM ET13:40 ET17:40 GMT1:40 CST10:40 AM MST12:40 PM EST1:10 PM VEN21:40 UAE12:40 PM CT-Norris had the best performance of the season for Houston's beleaguered pitching staff on Wednesday.
Analysis: Norris pitched into the ninth inning in a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night. Norris allowed nine hits and one run in eight-plus innings. The eight innings tied a career high for Norris, who was disappointed he was pulled after consecutive singles by Mike Trout and Albert Pujols to start the ninth.
|Apr. 13 2:13 PM PT3:13 PM MT4:13 PM CT5:13 PM ET17:13 ET21:13 GMT5:13 CST2:13 PM MST4:13 PM EST4:43 PM VEN1:13 UAE (+1)4:13 PM CT-Norris pitched three-hit ball over seven innings, Rick Ankiel drove in three runs and Justin Maxwell hit his first home run of the season, leading the Astros to a 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday in their first meeting as AL West rivals.
Analysis: Norris has given up two runs or fewer in all three starts.
|Apr. 1 6:07 PM PT7:07 PM MT8:07 PM CT9:07 PM ET21:07 ET1:07 GMT9:07 CST6:07 PM MST8:07 PM EST8:37 PM VEN5:07 UAE (+1)8:07 PM CT-Norris earned the win Sunday in an 8-2 rout of the Rangers.
Analysis: Norris allowed two runs over 5 2-3 innings to get the 2013 fantasy season off to a strong start.
|Mar. 20 12:52 PM PT1:52 PM MT2:52 PM CT3:52 PM ET15:52 ET19:52 GMT3:52 CST12:52 PM MST2:52 PM EST3:22 PM VEN23:52 UAE1:52 PM CT-Norris will start for the Houston Astros in the major league season opener against Texas Rangers on March 31.
Analysis: The Astros announced Wednesday that Norris will throw the first pitch of the season. The Astros will host Texas in their first game since joining the American League in that Sunday night opener. Norris was 7-13 last year. He is 2-0 with a 5.52 ERA in four spring training starts.