Miguel Gonzalez gets the start tonight in Pittsburgh ¿ his first since May 10, when he registered a quality start in a no decision against Houston. His last outing was in relief of Kevin Gausman on Wednesday.
Right-handed pitcher Alfredo Aceves left Orioles camp following Friday's workout so he could travel back to Mexico to obtain his work visa. Right-hander Liam Hendriks, who was designated for assignment by the Orioles to make 40-man roster space, was claimed off waivers by the Toronto Blue Jays.
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles made their four-year deal with right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez official on Wednesday afternoon, setting the stage for a Thursday morning press conference to introduce the club¿s top free-agent acquisition.
Even though Friday's first official workout of Spring Training included the usual minutiae of pitchers fielding practice drills, it was important for Orioles manager Buck Showalter to instill his and the organization's way of playing the game.
SARASOTA, Fla. ¿ South Korean right-hander Suk-min Yoon arrived at the Ed Smith Stadium complex and took his club physical on Friday morning but Yoon must still obtain a work visa before officially joining the club.
Today is the first official workout day for Orioles minicamp here in Sarasota, and it's currently raining. So, instead of working outside, camp participants will retreat to the indoor batting cages and into meetings for now.