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Orioles notes: Buck Showalter still seeking another left-handed bat in outfield

Orioles notes: Buck Showalter still seeking another left-handed bat in outfield

Even though the Orioles added a left-handed bat in outfielder Seth Smith last week, manager Buck Showalter said Monday that he would still like to have another left-handed hitter balance out the lineup if the team decides to add another outfield piece.

"[Just] because of the way the at-bats would work out," Showalter said at the team's annual minicamp. "You are talking about 400 or 500 at-bats as opposed to 100 or 200. [But] if you look at our division and the number of left-handed starters that are in it now, you got to stay on top of that."

Showalter mentioned the left-handed-heavy rotation of the Boston Red Sox, who this...

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