Chance Sisco

Orioles catcher Jesús Sucre delayed in Venezuela by visa issues; Caleb Joseph signs with Diamondbacks

Orioles catcher Jesús Sucre delayed in Venezuela by visa issues; Caleb Joseph signs with Diamondbacks

Catcher Jesús Sucre had a locker in the Orioles’ clubhouse Tuesday as pitchers and catchers reported, but that was gone Wednesday as visa issues to get out of his native Venezuela delayed his arrival at camp, according to a team source.

Sucre, who signed a minor league contract on Feb. 1, will be late to camp and thus a bit behind as a group that includes Chance Sisco, Austin Wynns, Carlos Pérez, Andrew Susac, and Martin Cervenka vies to impress the new coaching staff and earn major league roster spots.

“Hopefully, he's going to be here soon,” manager Brandon Hyde said. “That's kind of all I know at this point, but I think that's happened before. We've all...

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