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 19 through October 11.

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 Left Field Gate. The full Instructional League season schedule is available online at www.orioles.com/sarasota, and the 2016 home schedule is below.

* Monday, September 19 - 1:00 p.m. vs. Rays
* Thursday, September 22 - 12:00 p.m. vs. Red Sox
* Thursday, September 29 - 12:00 p.m. vs. Red Sox
* Friday, September 30 - 1:00 p.m. vs. Rays
* Monday, October 3 - 12:00 p.m. vs. Twins
* Thursday, October 6 - 12:00 p.m. vs. Twins
* Saturday, October 8 - 10:00 a.m. vs. Yankees
* Tuesday, October 11 - 10:00 a.m. vs. Phillies