Bedard adds security detail

New coach, catcher help bolster O's pitcher

April 05, 2006|By JEFF ZREBIEC | JEFF ZREBIEC,SUN REPORTER

It wasn't watched as closely this spring as Miguel Tejada's interaction with his teammates or Javy Lopez's introduction to Ramon Hernandez, the man brought in to take Lopez's position.

Instead, Erik Bedard's relationship with Hernandez and Leo Mazzone, his new catcher and pitching coach, respectively, developed mostly on the side pitching mounds at Fort Lauderdale Stadium and in its cramped clubhouse, and went mostly unnoticed.

Devil Rays @Orioles Tonight, 7:05, Comcast SportsNet, 1090 AM Starters: Devil Rays' Seth McClung (7-11, 6.59 in 2005) vs. Orioles' Erik Bedard (6-8, 4.00 in '05)

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