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Orioles agree to minor league deal with first baseman/outfielder Mike Carp, pending physical

Orioles agree to minor league deal with first baseman/outfielder Mike Carp, pending physical

With their corner-outfield picture crowded but unsettled at the major league level, the Orioles have taken a flier on outfielder Mike Carp on a minor league deal, according to an industry source.

Carp, who hasn’t played in the majors since 2014 and played for barely a week in Triple-A last season in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, will have a physical with the Orioles on Sunday, according to a source.

He did not receive an invitation to major league spring training, but could factor into the outfield situation as the season progresses should he regain the form he had earlier in his career.

Carp competed for a roster spot last season in spring training with...

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