Smart readers know all of these games have been posted on our master Grapefruit League schedule, but today the Baltimore Orioles made it official and released a 2010 spring-training schedule.
The Orioles will open their spring-training tenure at Ed Smith Stadium on March 3. Baltimore will face 10 different opponents at home during the ’10 spring campaign. They will host the Boston Red Sox three times at Ed Smith Stadium, and the New York Yankees, Tampa Bay Rays, Pittsburgh Pirates and Minnesota Twins two times each. The Florida Marlins, Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue Jays, Detroit Tigers and New York Mets will each make one trip to Sarasota. The Birds will play two road dates each against the New York Yankees, Boston, Tampa Bay, Minnesota, Toronto and Philadelphia. They will visit the spring training sites for Detroit, Pittsburgh, Florida and St. Louis one time each.