In years past, the Orioles’ January minicamp has been the site of several veteran tryouts as the team seeks to round out its roster.
There weren’t any unfamiliar faces among the handful of major leaguers and large crop of minor league pitchers in Sarasota on Monday, but manager Buck Showalter said there might have been one if he’d had his way.
Showalter had asked scout Dean Albany, who covers Maryland, to invite Mount St. Joseph graduate Gavin Floyd to come throw for them this week. Showalter wasn’t clear whether that would happen or not.
The Severna Park native has frequently been mooted to join his hometown team, but his career hasn’t...