With Opening Day rapidly approaching, the Orioles are ready to get back on track and put their poor 2018 campaign behind them.
Here are the latest news and notes from Spring Training.
Jones heads out West: After putting his recently purchased Baltimore County home up for sale, Adam Jones has agreed to a one-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Tate to AA Bowie: RHP Dillon Tate was optioned to the AA Bowie Baysox Sunday. Tate has struggled to date in Grapefruit League play, registering a 7.71 ERA over 4 2/3 innings.
Stewart to AAA Norfolk: OF DJ Stewart was optioned to the AAA Norfolk Tides Sunday. Stewart hit .267 with 3 RBI in Grapefruit League play.
Reassigned: C Martin Cervenka, OF Yusniel Diaz, LHP Sean Gilmartin, and RHP Bo Schultz were reassigned to minor league camp Sunday.
Chris Davis (Hip) : David took at-bats in sim game Saturday. Expected back soon, potentially at DH.
Mark Trumbo (Knee) : O's manager Brandon Hyde did not comment Friday on whether Trumbo would be ready for Opening Day.
Looking Back and Coming Up:
Sunday 3/10: Phillies defeat Orioles, 8-5
Tuesday 3/12: Orioles at Yankees, 6:35 p.m., George M. Steinbrenner Field
Wednesday 3/13: Blue Jays vs. Orioles , 1:05 p.m., Ed Smith Stadium
Thursday 3/14: Twins vs. Orioles, 1:05 p.m., Ed Smith Stadium
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