grapefruit league


Grapefruit League games start on March 1, and if you’d like to take a tour of spring training parks, the Orioles play all of their Florida road contests within 90 minutes of their Sarasota home.


Three weeks from today, the Orioles will work out for the first time at Sarasota’s Ed Smith Stadium complex, and in a little over a month, the first spring game will be here.


Game in a nutshell: After clinching the NL East title last night, Davey Johnson decided to rest nearly every regular and fielded a lineup more reminiscent of a split-squad Grapefruit League game th