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Orioles continue to sort through the Jason Garcia project
Orioles continue to sort through the Jason Garcia project

As the Orioles’ bullpen tries to find its way through the first two weeks of the season, a major part of that process is figuring out the role Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia will play among the relief corps. Orioles manager Buck Showalter has said repeatedly that you can’t hide a Rule 5 pick in the American League East. Every bullpen spot is critical. The Orioles love Garcia’s upside, but before making the team’s Opening Day roster, he had never pitched above low-A ball. He is also adjusting to a full-time bullpen role for the first time in his pro career. “I think there’s a good end game there,” Showalter said. “Until he gets comfortable and...

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