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Steve Johnson and his 'Invisiball' forcing the Orioles to take notice
Steve Johnson and his 'Invisiball' forcing the Orioles to take notice

SARASOTA, Fla. — Earlier this spring, an Orioles official was talking causally about the competition for the fifth starter's spot. He mentioned Jake Arrieta, Zach Britton, Brian Matusz, Jair Jurrjens. And then he paused. "I'm forgetting somebody," the official said, before slapping his hand on his head. "Steve Johnson. You CAN'T forget Steve Johnson." Johnson, the 25-year-old Baltimore native and St. Paul's graduate, cracks a smile when the story is retold. "I've always been that guy. I was never a high prospect or anything like that. I don't really worry about that stuff," said Johnson, who was 4-0 with a 2.11 ERA in 12...

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