The Orioles 2019 Spring Training season opens at home Saturday, February 23, when they host the Minnesota Twins at Ed Smith Stadium at 1:05. The Grapefruit League season will conclude with the club's home-finale on Monday, March 25, against the New York Mets at 1:05 PM.
Baltimore will face nine different Major League opponents during the club's 17-game home schedule. The Orioles will play the Minnesota Twins four times at Ed Smith Stadium and the Boston Red Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates, Tampa Bay Rays, Toronto Blue Jays, and New York Yankees twice each. The Orioles will also square off against the Detroit Tigers, New York Mets, and Philadelphia Phillies each once at home.
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Ed Smith Stadium
2700 12th Street at the corner of Tuttle Ave.
Plenty of paid parking at the ballpark.
Day games at Ed Smith start at 1:05 PM and night games at
Practices start at 9 a.m. at Ed Smith Stadium and Sarasota Sports Complex, before exhibitions begin.
2015 Prices: (Prime games are Phillies, Red Sox and Yankees)
Third Base Lounge: Value $30, Classic $33, Prime $36; Premium Infield Box: Value $28, Classic $31, Prime $34; Infield Box: Value $24, Classic $27, Prime $30; Lower Box: Value $22, Classic $25, Prime $28; Reserved Grandstand: Value $18, Classic $21, Prime $24; Left Field Pavilion: Value $16, Classic $19, Prime $22; Standing Room Only: Value $8, Classic $11, Prime $14
Individual game tickets can be purchased in person at the Orioles Box Office at Ed Smith Stadium located at 12th Street and Tuttle Avenue in Sarasota. Call the Orioles Spring Training line at 941-893-6300 to receive an order form.
Parking at the stadium is $10.
No umbrellas, hard-sided coolers, thermoses, glass bottles, cans or alcoholic beverages are permitted into the ballpark. You must leave these items in your vehicle before entering the ballpark.
Non-alcoholic beverages in plastic bottles are permitted into the park. All items will be checked at the gates and any beverage which has been opened or partially consumed prior to entry is subject to confiscation if it is thought to contain alcohol. In addition, no plastic or paper cups of beverages are permitted into the park at the entry gates.
All items permitted into the ballpark will be inspected. No bags or items exceeding the maximum size of 16" x 16" x 8" are allowed into the ballpark. Permitted items must easily fit into a 16" x 16" x 8" container. Bags on wheels are prohibited.
No containers or unauthorized items can be left at any park entrance. You will be asked to return them to your vehicle.
No re-entry will be permitted. Once you enter the ballpark, you will not be permitted to leave and re-enter the facility. Please make sure you have everything you need with you before entering the ballpark.
Weekends will be full of family fun with 10 of the club's 17 home games falling on either a Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Following Sunday home games, all children between the ages of 4-14 will be able to participate in a postgame Kids Run the Bases.
The Orioles will play 16 road games during the Spring Training season, including three trips to visit the Twins; two trips to take on the Blue Jays, Phillies, Pirates, Rays, Red Sox, and Yankees; and one trip to battle the Tigers.
Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report on Wednesday, February 13, while the full-squad report date is set for Monday, February 18. The 2019 season will mark the Orioles' 10th consecutive Spring Training season in Sarasota and the club's ninth at renovated Ed Smith Stadium.
Game Time 1:05 PM unless otherwise noted
(ss) indicates split squad
|Feb 23||Minnesota Twins||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Feb 24||Toronto Blue Jays||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Feb 25||Minnesota Twins||Hammond Stadium|
|Feb 26||Tampa Bay Rays||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Feb 27||Boston Red Sox||Ft. Myers|
|Feb 28||Philadelphia Phillies||BrightHouse Field|
|Mar 1||Tampa Bay Rays ss||Ed Smith Stadium|
|New York Yankees ss||Steinbrenner Field 6:35|
|Mar 2||Boston Red Sox||Ft. Myers|
|Mar 3||Detroit Tigers||Ed Smith Stadium 3:05|
|Mar 4||Minnesota Twins||Hammond Stadium|
|Mar 5||Pittsburgh Pirates||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 6||Tampa Bay Rays||Port Charlotte|
|Mar 7||Pittsburgh Pirates||McKechnie Field|
|Mar 8||Boston Red Sox||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 9||Tampa Bay Rays (ss)||Port Charlotte|
|New York Yankees (ss)||Ed Smith Stadium 6:05|
|Mar 10||Philadelphia Phillies||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 11||Off Day|
|Mar 12||New York Yankees||Steinbrenner Field 6:35|
|Mar 13||Toronto Blue Jays||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 14||Minnesota Twins||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 15||Minnesota Twins||Hammond Stadium|
|Mar 16||Toronto Blue Jays||Dunedin Stadium|
|Mar 17||New York Yankees||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 18||Detroit Tigers||Joker Marchant Stadium|
|Mar 19||Minnesota Twins||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 20||Boston Red Sox||Ed Smith Stadium 6:05|
|Mar 21||Pittsburgh Pirates||McKechnie Field|
|Mar 22||Toronto Blue Jays||Dunedin Stadium 6:07|
|Mar 23||Minnesota Twins||Ed Smith Stadium|
|Mar 24||Pittsburgh Pirates||Ed Smith Stadium 6:05|
|Philadelphia Phillies||BrightHouse Field|
|Mar 25||New York Mets||Ed Smith Stadium|
Single game tickets for games at Ed Smith Stadium are on sale. Fans interested in Season Plans, or those wishing to receive additional Spring Training ticket information, may call the Orioles Spring Training office in Sarasota at 941-893-6300. Fans interested in additional information on suite rentals or pre-game party facilities should call 941-893-6317.
(St. Louis Browns 1902-53)
1914 St. Petersburg (Coffee Pot Bayou Park)
1925-27 Tarpon Springs
1928-36 West Palm Beach
1942 Deland 1947 Miami
1955 Daytona Beach (City Island Ball Park)
1959-88 Miami (Bobby Maduro Stadium)
1989-90 Miami, Sarasota (Ed Smith Stadium)
1991 Sarasota (Ed Smith Stadium)
1992-95 St. Petersburg (Al Lang Field)
1996-2009 Fort Lauderdale (Fort Lauderdale Stadium)
2010- Sarasota (Ed Smith Stadium)