Alejandro De Aza missed his first flight to Baltimore on Sunday, but says he's excited to be in a pennant race.
Kelly Johnson is the first to play for all five AL East teams. He joined the Orioles on Monday.
The Orioles try for a four-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins.
The Orioles pounded out 18 hits and beat the Minnesota Twins 12-8 to increase their AL East lead to nine games.
The Orioles are welcoming to newcomers, manager Buck Showalter says.