Baltimore Sun photographer Karl Merton Ferron created a timelapse of his trip to Orioles spring training in Sarasota -- From BWI to Ed Smith Stadium and the grounds. (Baltimore Sun)
SARASOTA, FLA. — The Orioles will play their first split-squad games of spring training today when they travel to Port Charlotte to face the Tampa Bay Rays at 1:05 p.m. and then play host to the Toronto Blue Jays at Ed Smith Stadium at 7:05 p.m.
Most starters will play in the home game. You'll also see a number of minor league pitchers coming over from Twin Lakes Parks to account for some innings.
Here's the Orioles' starting lineup and travel squad for the afternoon road game, as well as the Rays' starting lineup.
Orioles starting lineup Alejandro De Aza RF Everth Cabrera 2B Steve Clevenger C Travis Snider LF Jimmy Paredes 3B Henry Urrutia DH Chris Parmelee 1B David Lough CF Ryan Flaherty SS Wei-Yin Chen LHP
Orioles bench players Steel Russell C Mike Yastrzemski OF Ray Navarro IF Michael Almanzar IF Dariel Alvarez OF Jayson Nix IF Matt Tuiasosopo OF Christian Walker 1B Brian Ward C Garabez Rosa IF
Orioles pitchers Mark Hendrickson LHP Daniel Rodriguez LHP Jason Garcia RHP Tyler Wilson RHP Bobby Bundy RHP Zach Davies RHP Mychal Givens RHP Marcel Prado RHP
Rays starting lineup Tim Beckham 2B John Jaso DH Asdrubal Cabrera SS Evan Longoria 3B James Loney 1B David DeJesus LF Brandon Guyer RF Kevin Kiermaier CF Curt Casali C Nathan Karns RHP