Nate Adcock

Orioles spring training notes: Club wants to carry another lefty reliever

Orioles spring training notes: Club wants to carry another lefty reliever

Here are a few minor nuggets from Orioles manager Buck Showalter following the team’s second spring training workout for pitchers and catchers:

>> Showalter said the Orioles can carry another left-handed reliever in addition to closer Zach Britton and situational lefty Donnie Hart, preferably one who can give the club long-relief innings since the Orioles have four right-handed starters. Left-hander T.J. McFarland has filled that role in the past, and because he is out of minor league options, he figures to be the favorite for that slot.

Other possibilities are Chris Lee and Jed Bradley, but Showalter said the Orioles are still gauging the free-agent market for...

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