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Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia impresses during Orioles' intrasquad game
Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia impresses during Orioles' intrasquad game

Right-hander Jason Garcia, one of the Orioles’ two Rule 5 picks this spring, is considered a long shot to make the Opening Day roster, especially considering the number of relievers in camp and the fact that he hasn’t pitched above Low-A. But it didn’t stop Orioles staff and coaches from coming away impressed with his performance in the intrasquad game Sunday. Garcia pitched a perfect fourth inning, striking out Nolan Reimold looking on a slider and Matt Tuiasosopo swinging. His fastball was clocked in the mid-90s. “It felt good,” Garcia said of his first time throwing to major league hitters. “It's what you work for, throwing against those...

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