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CBS Baltimore

Joey Rickard Is ‘Good To Go’ After Being Sidelined By Thumb Injury

Baltimore Orioles OF Joey Rickard joined Ed and Rob live from Spring Training to talk about his thumb injury, the competition in the outfield and more.

MASN Sports

Leftovers for breakfast - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Beyond the injury updates and roster moves, have there been two topics in Orioles camp more popular than Zach Britton's "perfect" season and Ubaldo Jimenez's September surge and whether it can carry over this summer? They approach...

MASN Sports

Injury updates on Tillman, Britton, Ondrusek, Hardy and Flaherty - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - More good injury news greeted the Orioles today upon their return from Clearwater. Chris Tillman is scheduled to throw off a flat mound for the first time Wednesday at the Ed Smith Stadium complex. It's still considered...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles utility man Ryan Flaherty dealing with arm issue

SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles utility man Ryan Flaherty is dealing with an undisclosed arm issue, the team announced Monday before its Grapefruit League game against the New York Yankees at Ed Smith Stadium. The injury isn’t considered serious. Orioles manager Buck Showalter is expected to address the...

MASN Sports

Injury updates on Britton and Bourn - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Zach Britton is nearing a return to the mound. The Orioles' closer no longer is experiencing discomfort in his left side and will play catch this morning. He appears to have dodged a serious oblique injury "I...

School of Roch | MASN Sports

Reviewing yesterday's news and notes - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Will today bring a sense of calm to the Orioles' camp? Can they go an entire day without an injury or a roster move or something that leaves the media scrambling while ignoring the game that's unfolding in front of it? Just off the top of my...

Boston Herald

O's OF Bourn says he was hurt in a football training drill

SARASOTA, Fla. — Baltimore outfielder Michael Bourn hasnt played football since his sophomore year in high school. But its a pigskin injury thats preventing him from playing this spring for the Orioles.On Friday, the speedy 34-year-old broke his right ring finger catching a football at a workout. Bourn, who signed a minor league contract on Feb. 20, will be out for four weeks, making it difficult for him to be ready for Baltimores April 3 opener. Hell make $2 million if hes put on the 40-man roster.Bourn has difficult competition. Another veteran major league outfielder, Craig Gentry,...

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Spring training breakdown: Pirates 6, Orioles 2/Pirates 7, Rays 2

sunday’s game at ORIOLES 1:05 p.m. Ed Smith Stadium, Sarasota, Fla. Opp. starter:  LHP Wade Miles Pirates starter:  RHP Jameson Taillon Radio: 93.7 FM saturday’s ...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles outfielder Michael Bourn out four weeks with broken ring finger injured playing football

BRADENTON, Fla. – The Orioles suffered their first freak injury of spring training on Saturday when outfielder Michael Bourn was diagnosed with a broken right ring finger suffered while catching a football following Friday’s workout in Sarasota. Bourn is expected to miss four weeks, Orioles manager...

MASN Sports

Bourn could miss a month with broken finger - School of Roch

BRADENTON, Fla. - The injuries are piling up for the Orioles, with outfielder Michael Bourn the latest player housed in the training room. Bourn broke the ring finger on his right hand yesterday while trying to catch a football as...

MASN Sports

Showalter on Bourn injury, Janish signing and Castillo's spasms - School of Roch

BRADENTON, Fla. - Today's exhibition game against the Pirates feels more like an "around the horn" item due to the abundance of news. The Orioles have us pinned against the ropes and are raining blows. Michael Bourn's broken ring finger...

MASN Sports

Injury updates on Tillman, Britton and Ondrusek - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - A quick tour of the injury ward in the Orioles' spring clubhouse this morning didn't reveal any setbacks. The news was encouraging. Chris Tillman will play catch again today, extending the distance on his throws, to further...

Amazin Avenue

Matt Wieters signs two-year deal with Nationals

The four-time All-Star joins the defending NL East champs. After a lengthy stay on the market, former Orioles catcher, Matt Wieters, has inked a two-year $21 million deal with the Nationals pending physicals. The switch-hitting Wieters became the top free agent catcher on the market once former Nationals catcher, Wilson Ramos, went down late last season with a knee injury. However, the market for the four-time All-Star didn't materialize until very recently, with spring training games just about to start. He reportedly had a one-year offer from the Rays (who previously signed Ramos), but...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles closer Zach Britton not concerned about early-camp soreness in side

SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles closer Zach Britton – who was scratched from his first scheduled intrasquad game appearance today after feeling early symptoms of an oblique injury – said this morning that he’s feeling better and didn’t thing the discomfort wasn’t anything serious. Britton – who is coming...

CBS Baltimore

Report: Zach Britton Has Potential Oblique Injury

Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Zach Britton has been showing symptoms of a potential oblique injury, according to MLB.com’s Brittany Ghiroli.

The Heater | Tampa Bay Times

No Rays for Wieters, who reportedly has deal with Nationals

The Rays' hopes of landing free-agent C Matt Wieters appear to have ended Tuesday with a report by Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports that the former Orioles All-Star is close to a deal with the Nationals.The deal is said to be for two years, though with an opt-out after the first.

Tampa Bay Times

Meet new Rays reliever Hunter who broke his back for his son

PORT CHARLOTTE — Pitcher Tommy Hunter joined the Rays on Friday, signing a minor-league deal. Hunter is a veteran, versatile right-hander who threw for two contenders last season — Cleveland and Baltimore. He was once a closer for the Orioles. He has pitched in three postseasons, including three starts for Texas in 2010, one in the …

Baltimore Sun

When it comes to managing back problems, Orioles' J.J. Hardy knows how to play through pain

Even though Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy will be shelved until at least early March with lower back spasms, there is relative comfort in knowing he has dealt with this injury before and has been able to manage it without going on the disabled list.

MASN Sports

Davis on his health, Smith on his new team - School of Roch

SARASOTA, Fla. - Orioles first baseman Chris Davis continues to swing a bat without pain in his left thumb, one of the most positive developments in the first week of camp. He's no longer hindered by an injury that required...

Carroll County Times

A look at Chris Tillman's importance to the Orioles and his second-half struggles last season

The media will receive more clarity about Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman's nagging right shoulder problem this morning when the team's ace speaks to the media for the first time since the injury was announced.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Taking a closer look at Chris Tillman's importance to the Orioles' success and his second-half struggles last season

SARASOTA, Fla. – We will receive more clarity about Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman’s nagging right shoulder this morning when the team’s ace speaks to the media for the first time since the injury was announced. Here’s basically what we know. After feeling discomfort in his throwing shoulder...

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Free-agent starting pitchers still available

The Orioles will likely try to fill Chris Tillman's short-term injury with internal options, but with a starting staff that lacks depth, there is a possibility they could search for another pitcher if Tillman's injury lingers, or if another pitcher gets hurt. Here are six pitchers who are still...

Baltimore Sun

Orioles reliever Darren O'Day back in routine, plus roster moves and more

Setup reliever Darren O'Day struggled with hamstring and shoulder injuries last season that limited him to 34 appearances, but he said Wednesday, after his first bullpen session at spring training, that he will approach this spring like any other.

Sacramento Bee

Orioles' Chris Tillman on shoulder rehab: 'I want to do it right'

Chris Tillman entered the offseason hoping the right shoulder injury that resulted in a rare trip to the disabled list for three weeks late last season was behind him. But …

Sacramento Bee

Shoulder problem will prevent Orioles' Tillman from being Opening Day starter

It did not take long for the Orioles' first injury news of spring training to hit. Because of lingering shoulder problems, Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman will not extend his string …

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Shoulder issue will prevent Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman from being Opening Day starter

SARASOTA, Fla. – It did not take long for the Orioles’ first injury of spring training to hit. Due to lingering shoulder issues, Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman will not extend his string of three straight Opening Day starts, manager Buck Showalter announced following the team’s first pitchers...