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Orioles announce coaching staff featuring Doug Brocail as pitching coach, Don Long as hitting coach

Orioles announce coaching staff featuring Doug Brocail as pitching coach, Don Long as hitting coach

Just weeks away from their first spring training under manager Brandon Hyde and days before FanFest, the Orioles announced their coaching staff Wednesday.

Longtime major leaguer Doug Brocail will be pitching coach, while former Cincinnati Reds hitting coach Don Long will take that role in Baltimore. Arnie Beyeler and José Flores will be the first and third base coaches, respectively. Tim Cossins will be the major league field coordinator and catching instructor, and John Wasdin will be the bullpen coach.

Only assistant hitting coach Howie Clark remains in his previous role from last year’s coaching staff, while former Triple-A field coach José Hernández...

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