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Baltimore Sun Mar 1, 2015

Orioles' Matt Wieters to begin catch-and-throw drills Monday

Matt Wieters admitted that he consciously would think about his surgically repaired throwing elbow during the first few days of spring training, so catching in his first game-like scenario in Sunday’s intrasquad game would be a true test.
MASN Sports Mar 1, 2015

Wrapping up today's intrasquad game - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - A scoreless tie in an intrasquad game still held a certain measure of significance for a few players beyond facing live pitching and hitting on the first day of March. Matt Wieters caught for the first time...
Baltimore Sun Mar 1, 2015

Matt Wieters leading off, Everth Cabrera playing shortstop for Orioles intrasquad game

As the Orioles begin getting at-bats for catcher Matt Wieters this spring, he will lead off in today’s intrasquad game for the home team.

Matt Wieters to catch in intrasquad game

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters will be behind the plate in a game-like setting for the first time since May when he starts in Sunday's intrasquad game on the Ed Smith Stadium main field.

Notes, photos and video from the latest workout - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Ubaldo Jimenez will start the March 3 exhibition opener against the Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. The Orioles are playing only one intrasquad game, on March 1 on the Ed Smith Stadium field. The following day will be a normal workout. Matt Wieters...

Matt Wieters believes he'll have enough time behind the plate to be ready for Opening Day

At first glimpse, catcher Matt Wieters didn’t appear to be limited as the Orioles held their first spring training workout for pitchers and catchers Friday afternoon at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex.
MASN Sports Feb 20, 2015

Wieters: "I've been looking forward to this spring more than any other spring" - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Matt Wieters still can't provide any assurances that he's going to be behind the plate for the Orioles on opening day at Tropicana Field. What he can do is detail his throwing progression and continue to sound...
MASN Sports Feb 19, 2015

Showalter on Wieters, Janish, facility improvements and more - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he may allow Matt Wieters to catch the intrasquad games on the first two days of March rather than restrict him to being the designated hitter. Wieters won't be cleared to throw...
Baltimore Sun Feb 18, 2015

Orioles' Matt Wieters to serve as DH to start spring training, Buck Showalter says

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters, who coming off reconstructive elbow ligament surgery in June, will continue to rehabilitate his throwing arm this spring but will have no restrictions as a hitter as camp opens this week, manager Buck Showalter said Wednesday.
MASN Sports Feb 18, 2015

Showalter on Wieters' spring schedule - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Orioles manager Buck Showalter confirmed today that catcher Matt Wieters will serve as the designated hitter in the first intrasquad game and "more than likely" the March 3 exhibition opener against the Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. Wieters...

Orioles' Matt Wieters to serve as DH to start spring training, Buck Showalter says

Orioles manager Buck Showalter said catcher Matt Wieters, whose recovery from Tommy John surgery will be a focus of spring training, will play in the team’s first spring games as a designated hitter.

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