12:24 AM EDT, Thu April 02, 2015

More on Hardy's shoulder and Paredes' opportunity - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla.- The Orioles will try to make it through today without another player being pointed toward the disabled list. Outfielder David Lough and shortstop J.J. Hardy have been crossed off the projected 25-man roster over the past two days. Catcher Matt Wieters already was bumped from it. These subtractions...

Wieters' path suggests late-spring call-up for Blake Swihart

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Want a useful barometer on when we might see Blake Swihart make his big league debut? Take a look at the path of Baltimore’s three-time All-Star catcher, Matt Wieters. Like Swihart, Wieters was a switch-hitting catcher regarded as the Orioles’ No. 1 prospect entering the 2009 season. Wieters turned 23 that May; Swihart turns 23 on April 3. Entering the 2009 season, Wieters had not played an inning of Triple-A ball.

Orioles early notes on Matt Wieters, Tyler Wilson and J.P. Arencibia

LAKELAND, Fla. – Orioles catcher Matt Wieters is slated to resume throwing on Saturday – barring any 11th hour setbacks – and even though his return from Tommy John surgery last June remains uncertain, the Orioles have begun mapping out parts of his recovery.
Baltimore Sun Mar 26, 2015

Orioles early notes on Matt Wieters, Tyler Wilson and J.P. Arencibia

Catcher Matt Wieters is scheduled to resume throwing Saturday, and although his return from Tommy John elbow reconstruction in June remains uncertain, the Orioles have begun mapping out parts of his recovery.

Quick hits before today's game - School of Roch

LAKELAND, Fla. - Catcher Matt Wieters will return to Sarasota for workouts after joining the Orioles for the three-game series against the Rays at Tropicana Field that opens the 2015 season. The Orioles want Wieters to eventually begin playing in extended spring training games while he's on the disabled list....
Baltimore Sun Mar 24, 2015

Wieters: 'I'd much rather be playing for the playoffs as opposed to playing on that Opening Day'

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters – speaking for the first time since manager Buck Showalter said he is unlikely to be recovered in time for Opening Day – expressed disappointment in not making the target date he set when he had Tommy John surgery in June. But the three-time...

Wieters: 'I'd much rather be playing for the playoffs as opposed to playing on that Opening Day'

SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles catcher Matt Wieters -- speaking for the first time since manager Buck Showalter said he is unlikely to be recovered from Tommy John surgery in time for Opening Day – expressed disappointment in knowing he wasn’t going to make the target date he set...
MASN Sports Mar 24, 2015

Wieters: "I want to be ready as quick as possible" - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Catcher Matt Wieters, headed to the disabled list while continuing his recovery from elbow surgery, is unsure whether he'll be in Baltimore for opening day or stay back in Sarasota. Wieters caught only one Grapefruit League game,...
Baltimore Sun Mar 21, 2015

Showalter: Wieters 'unlikely' to start Opening Day; DL stint looms

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Orioles manager Buck Showalter admitted Saturday what seemingly has been an inevitability: Catcher Matt Wieters is “unlikely” to start the regular season with the team because of tendinitis he is experiencing in his surgically repaired right elbow.
MASN Sports Mar 21, 2015

Wieters appears headed to disabled list - School of Roch

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Orioles manager Buck Showalter said today it's "unlikely" that catcher Matt Wieters will start the season on the 25-man roster. Wieters is expected to be placed on the disabled list. He would be eligible to return...

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters says he's not shutting down his rehab, just slowing it

Matt Wieters prefers to call the Orioles' decision to sideline him from catching in games for a week with right elbow soreness more of a "slow down" than a "shut down."
Baltimore Sun Mar 20, 2015

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters says elbow soreness should just be a small bump in road to recovery

SARASOTA, Fla. – Matt Wieters prefers to call the Orioles’ decision to sideline him from catching in games for a week with right elbow soreness more of a “slow down” than a “shut down.”

Wieters: "It was more of the body telling me to slow down" - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Matt Wieters remains hopeful that he can return to catching on Wednesday after an X-ray on his elbow yesterday didn't reveal any structural damage. Wieters is letting the elbow "rest" after being diagnosed with tendinitis following his Grapefruit League debut behind on the plate on Tuesday. Asked...
MASN Sports Mar 19, 2015

Wieters X-ray clean and other notes following 6-4 win - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - The X-rays on Matt Wieters' right elbow came back clean today, according to manager Buck Showalter, who added that no further tests were scheduled. Wieters caught his first Grapefruit League game on Tuesday and was diagnosed with...
Baltimore Sun Mar 19, 2015

Orioles notes: Wieters getting X-rays, Lough dealing with hamstring issues, latest on Cuba from MLBPA's Tony Clark

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters was scheduled to have precautionary X-rays taken before Thursday's Grapefruit League game against the Pittsburgh Pirates as Ed Smith Stadium.

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