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Delmon Young says he has 'great opportunity' and Orioles are 'built to win'
Delmon Young says he has 'great opportunity' and Orioles are 'built to win'

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Delmon Young strolled by his new manager’s office Wednesday afternoon at the Ed Smith Stadium complex with a wide smile across his face. “I just weighed in — 223 [pounds],” Young told Buck Showalter as he stopped by the office door. “I’m happy.” The 28-year-old Young, once the top prospect in the game, arrived at Orioles minicamp boasting about his weight and happy for an opportunity. Earlier this week, Young signed a minor league contract with the club that included an invitation to major league spring training. Young will have a good chance to make the team. He will primarily compete for at-bats as a right-handed...

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