Last season, Eyre came to the Orioles organization in July when he signed a minor league contract. He only appeared in three games but picked up a win in 3.1 innings. Eyre is a 33-year old RHP who was drafted by Minnesota in the 23rd round of the 1999 First-Year Player Draft.
John Link signed a minor league contract with the Orioles on December 16th. He spent 2011 with the Los Angeles Dodgers Triple-A team Alburquerque Isotopes. He was used mostly as a reliever, appearing in 43 games with only one start. He led the team in saves with 11. He was 2-2 with a 4.24 ERA in 68 innings. He struckout 63 and walked 32.
Miguel Socolovich spent last season with the Chicago White Sox Triple-A Affiliate Charlotte Knights. He went 3-2 with a 3.94 ERA. He appeared in 29 games. He pitched 48 innings, striking out 63 adn walking 25 batters.
Relieft pitcher Oscar Villarreal signed a minor league deal with the Orioles on January. Villarreal pitched in the Mexican League in 2011 going 0-4 with a 2.80 ERA with 18 saves.