Christopher T. Assaf, Baltimore Sun
February 21, 2013
Olympic swimmer and Towson native Michael Phelps took batting practice with the Orioles Thursday afternoon before the intrasquad game at Ed Smith Stadium. Phelps was in Sarasota filming 'The Haney Project,' a show on the Golf Channel with Tiger Woods' former swing coach Hank Haney. Phelps was wearing number 18, the total number of Olympic gold medals he has won. Spring training at the team's spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla.