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Orioles: Reimold's first camp

Orioles outfield prospect Nolan Reimold is in major league camp for the first time and he's ready for his screen test, even if a great audition probably won't get him the part..

"It feels good,'' he said. "I'm excited to get started and to be here and get ready for my season."

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Notice, he didn't say THE season. He'll need a lot of things to break his way to be in the major leagues on Opening Day. The Orioles acquired outfielder Felix Pie and utilityman/fourth outfielder Ryan Freel during the offseason. Designated hitter Luke Scott could still show up in left field, too, which makes for a pretty crowded outfield situation.

Combine that with the possibility of a 13-man pitching staff and Reimold has to figure he's going to start at Norfolk.

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"I don't project at all,'' he said. "I take it day to day and hope for the best. I'll just play hard and see what happens."


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