Each night, Orioles Nation will set you up with reading material that includes the latest news, notes and links from writers covering Orioles spring training in Sarasota.
- It looks like Mark Reynolds has dropped around 20 lbs., according to Rock Kubatko.
- Showalter said the following when asked about Brian Roberts: “He’s having a lot more good days than challenging days, so we’ll see.” [Roch Kubatko]
- Roberts has been doing some work at Twins Lakes park, according to Brittany Ghiroli.
- J.J. Hardy reported to camp today, according to Kubatko.
- Dennys Reyes and Ronny Paulino are having visa issues, which are keeping them out of Sarasota. However, they are expected sometime in the middle of the week, according to Kubatko.
- Tsuyoshi Wada is set on making the rotation and is going “to do what [he has] to do to fill that role.” [Brittany Ghiroli]
- Ryan Flaherty is also present in Sarasota, according to Eduardo Encina of The Baltimore Sun.
Wada getting acclimated to new surroundings
Roch Kubatko of MASN has a number of quotes from Tsuyoshi Wada.