Fans invited to watch Orioles Spring Training workouts at Ed Smith Stadium

The first official Spring Training workout day for Orioles pitchers and catchers at Ed Smith Stadium will be held on Friday, February 19. Fans are invited to watch the team's workouts on the back fields at the complex each day through February 29. There is no charge to attend, and free parking is available in the East Lot off of 12th Street and Tuttle Avenue.

Orioles pitchers and catchers will take the field at approximately 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 19. The club will work out from approximately 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day, leading up to the first Spring Training game against the Atlanta Braves at Lake Buena Vista, Fla. on Wednesday, March 1. The first full team workout will be held on Wednesday, February 24.

Additionally, fans are invited to attend Sarasota SpringFest, a free, family-friendly event, on Saturday, February 20, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Ed Smith Stadium. Fans will have an opportunity to watch Orioles players practice on the back fields and enjoy games and interactive activities in the East Parking Lot, located next to the Left Field Ticket office. For more information on Sarasota SpringFest, visit www.orioles.com/springfest.

Tickets for the Orioles' Spring Training home games are available at www.orioles.com/spring and at the Ed Smith Stadium Box Office each day from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.