When you look over the initial list of Orioles minor league signings released late Tuesday afternoon, there’s some real insight into how the club operates.
With their 40-man roster full, the Orioles signed eight players to minor league contracts with invitations to spring training.
Can both Ryan Flaherty and Paul Janish be included on next year’s Opening Day roster? That’s something Buck Showalter will have to figure out next March.
Lew Ford has joined Zach Phillips and Steve Tolleson in declaring for free agency.
Buck Showalter really likes Steve Tolleson. He’s one of those players who reminds the Orioles manager of himself.