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9/9/2013 11:51 A.M. ET

Orioles to host Fall Instructional League in Sarasota

The Baltimore Orioles will host the team's Fall Instructional League at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota with games that are free and open to the public from September 16 through October 8.

The Instructional League program focuses on specific individual development while providing additional playing time to accelerate a player's progress through the minor league system.

Games are played on the Main Field, with parking available in the East Lot at no charge. Spectators may enter the ballpark through the East Gate. The full Instructional League season schedule is available online at www.orioles.com/sarasota, and the 2013 home schedule is below. The complete schedule and roster of players participating in this year's Instructional League is attached.

Monday, September 16 - 1:00 p.m. vs. RAYS

Thursday, September 19 - 1:00 p.m. vs. RAYS

Friday, September 20 - 12:00 p.m. vs. TWINS

Saturday, September 21 - 10:00 a.m. vs. ST. PETERSBURG COLLEGE

Monday, September 23 - 1:00 p.m. vs. RED SOX

Monday, September 30 - 12:00 p.m. vs. TWINS

Tuesday, October 1 - 1:00 p.m. vs. RED SOX

Saturday, October 5 - 10:00 a.m. vs. PHILLIES

Tuesday, October 8 - 10:00 a.m. vs. PIRATES


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