Florida Complex League Orioles
Minor league affiliations
ClassRookie
LeagueFlorida Complex League
DivisionSouth
Previous leagues
Gulf Coast League (1991–2003, 2007–2020)
Major league affiliations
TeamBaltimore Orioles
Minor league titles
League titles (0)None
Division titles (2)
  • 1991
  • 2011
Team data
NameFCL Orioles Black
FCL Orioles Orange
Previous names
GCL Orioles (1991–2003, 2007–2020)
BallparkEd Smith Stadium
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Baltimore Orioles
ManagerKevin Bradshaw
Alan Mills

The Florida Complex League Orioles are a Rookie-level affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, competing in the Florida Complex League of Minor League Baseball. Before 2021, the team was known as the Gulf Coast League Orioles. The team plays its home games in Sarasota, Florida, at Ed Smith Stadium, which became the spring training home to the major-league Orioles at the start of the 2010 season.

History

The team first competed from 1991 to 2003 in the Gulf Coast League. After not fielding a team for three seasons, the team returned in 2007 and has competed continuously since then. The team has qualified for the postseason twice, in 1991 and 2011, and has yet to capture a league title.

Before the 2021 season, the league was renamed as the Florida Complex League. For the 2021 season, the Orioles are fielding two squads in the league, differentiated as "Black" and "Orange" in reference to the team's colors.

Season by season

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Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs
GCL Orioles (1991–2003)
1991 35-24 1st Ed Napoleon Lost League Finals
vs. GCL Expos (2 games to 1)
1992 29-29 9th Phillip Wellman Missed
1993 30-28 8th Oneri Fleita Missed
1994 23-36 12th Oneri Fleita Missed
1995 34-25 7th Julio Garcia Missed
1996 36-24 4th Tommy Shields Missed
1997 27-33 10th Butch Davis Missed
1998 28-32 8th (t) Butch Davis Missed
1999 31-28 6th Jesus Alfaro Missed
2000 25-31 9th Jesus Alfaro Missed
2001 22-34 11th (t) Jesus Alfaro Missed
2002 24-36 12th Jesus Alfaro Missed
2003 32-28 4th Jesus Alfaro Missed
GCL Orioles (2007–present)
2007 32-24 2nd East Orlando Gomez Missed
2008 14-41 16th Jesus Alfaro Missed
2009 30-26 5th Ramon Sambo Missed
2010 25-34 13th Ramon Sambo Missed
2011 38-22 2nd Ramon Sambo Lost in 1st round
vs. GCL Yankees (1 game to 0)
2012 25-35 12th Ramon Sambo Missed
2013 30-30 6th (t) Orlando Gomez Missed
2014 29-31 10th Orlando Gomez Missed
2015 34-25 5th (t) Matt Merullo Missed
2016 27-32 11th (t) Orlando Gomez Missed
2017 28-32 12th (t) Carlos Tosca Missed
2018 13-42 18th Carlos Tosca Missed
2019 38-15 1st Alan Mills Playoffs cancelled due to Hurricane Dorian

Rosters

Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 37 Cesar Alvarez
  • 39 Harol Arias
  • 55 Randy Beriguete
  • 54 Pablo Falconett
  • 53 Elchero Francisca
  • 56 Orlando Fulgencio
  • 41 Jarlin Guerrero
  • 69 Omar Hernandez
  • 65 Carson King
  • 67 Adrion Lacle
  • 70 Anthony Morillo
  • 80 Oscar Pierret
  • 45 Junior Pina
  • 77 Yonatan Pineda
  • 72 Elvis Polanco
  • 23 Raul Rangel
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  • 73 Brayner Sanchez
  • 79 Issac Solano
  • 38 Jordany Vasquez

Catchers

  • 29 Samuel Basallo
  • 59 Julio Herrera
  • 27 Carlos Rodriguez

Infielders

  • 47 Eruviel Castillo
  • 52 Rolphy Cruz
  • 34 Anderson De Los Santos
  • 44 Victor Gonzalez
  •  2 Adam Hall
  • 35 Maikol Hernandez
  • 36 Moises Ramirez
  • 78 Angel Tejada

Outfielders

  • 76 Jesus Alvarado
  • 48 Teudis Cortorreal
  • 57 Luis Gonzalez
  • 58 Kevin Guerrero
  • 66 Junior Lara
  • 30 Dax Stubbs


Manager

  • 12 Christian Frias
  • 25 Matt Packer

Coaches

  • 83 Adam Bleday (pitching)
  • 81 Josh Bunselmeyer (hitting)
  • 82 Jaylen Ferguson (hitting)
  •  6 Troy Marrow (fundamentals)
  • 84 Andrew Sadoski (pitching)
  • 26 Chase Sebby (development)
  • 21 Collin Woody (fundamentals)

60-day injured list

  • 46 Jose Berroa
  • 68 Andry Mercedes
  • 61 Luis Sanchez

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7-day injured list
* On Baltimore Orioles 40-man roster
~ Development list
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporarily inactive list
Roster updated July 25, 2022
Transactions
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References