Garrett Atkins hit a three-run homer off Mike Ekstrom to lead a Pirates split-squad to a 6-5 win over the Rays on Monday.
Garrett Atkins went 3-or-3 with a three-run homer as the Pirates routed Manatee-Sarasota Community College 21-1 in seven innings Friday.
Garrett Atkins will earn a base salary of $800,000 if he makes the Pirates' roster.
Pirates signed INF Garrett Atkins to a minor league contract.
Orioles released INF Garrett Atkins.
Garrett Atkins said Monday that he would "definitely be willing" to accept a minor league contract, but not with the Orioles.
Orioles designated first baseman Garrett Atkins for assignment.
Garrett Atkins told Brittany Ghiroli of MLB.com that being released from the Orioles would be "a welcome opportunity."
The Orioles will keep Garrett Atkins and place Lou Montanez on the DL to make room for Brad Bergesen on Saturday.
Brittany Ghiroli of MLB.com speculates that Garrett Atkins could soon be designated for assignment.
Garrett Atkins is on the bench for the third straight game on Tuesday.
Garrett Atkins went 0-for-4 in Tuesday's loss after being held out of the lineup on Monday.
Garrett Atkins is out of Monday's lineup against the Mariners.
Orioles signed infielder Garrett Atkins to a one-year contract.