SARASOTA, Fla. --
"Now he's going to progress to baseball function ability," Showalter said after watching Wada throw a bullpen session on Thursday morning. "The breaking ball is going to start. It's exciting watching him throw. Now we can move to the next part of it, which is the baseball part of it – locating his pitches, spinning the ball. It's more, 'I'm working on something that helps me get people out' as opposed to, 'Am I healthy?'"
Wada, who signed a two-year, $8.15 million deal before the 2012 season, has yet to pitch in a regular season game for the Orioles. He was limited to just five