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UMBC product Zach Clark inching closer to the big leagues

UMBC product Zach Clark inching closer to the big leagues

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Zach Clark's professional baseball career has had its share of bumps and turns, just like those long bus trips through the minor leagues as he clutched the dream of one day breaking into the big leagues. "A lot of ups and downs," Clark, a UMBC product, said with smile Thursday. "More than you'd really think. It's been a journey." After seven years toiling in the minors, the 29-year-old right-hander finally has the feeling that reaching the majors in within grasp. After an eye-opening season that finished at Triple-A Norfolk, Clark was added to the Orioles' 40-man roster in late October. That also led to Clark's first...

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