SARASOTA, Fla. -- Surely there haven’t been many grandfathers playing in baseball history.
Spring training begins in a week, and for the moment 56 players are scheduled to report to the Ed Smith Stadium complex in Sarasota, Fla.
The Orioles have invited fifteen non-roster players to spring training. As of now, they’ll have 56 players in camp, their 40-man roster, the suspended Chris Davis, and the invited fifteen.
Colby Rasmus did not walk through that door at minicamp.