Orioles fans who hoped to see Adam Jones, Matt Wieters and Nick Markakis at the team’s first road Grapefruit League game today against the Blue Jays in Dunedin will be disappointed.
Most of the team’s starters – with the exception of Nolan Reimold – will remain in Sarasota this morning to workout.
Besides Reimold, Wilson Betemit and Ryan Flaherty are the players closest to a “starter” label to make the trip across the Skyway Bridge into northern Pinellas County.
Nolan Reimold will make his first start since season-ending neck surgery last year. We will see Danny Valencia at first base. That’s important because Valencia, who is competing for a situational DH and reserve...