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Baltimore Sun

Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez says he's 'getting there' with ankle injury

Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez said Wednesday that he felt good after his first injury rehabilitation start Tuesday night for short-season Single-A Aberdeen. He threw 4 2/3 innings, struck out three batters and gave up just one run in the first real test of his sprained right ankle.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles pitching prospect Hunter Harvey out for year with 'flexor mass strain'

Hunter Harvey, the Orioles' top pick in last year's amateur draft and one of their best pitching prospects, is out for the season with an elbow injury that at this point will require rest, not surgery, according to executive vice president Dan Duquette.

Baltimore Sun

Ubaldo Jimenez pitches 4 2/3 innings in rehab start for Aberdeen

Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez made his first injury rehabilitation start at short-season Single-A Aberdeen on Tuesday night, throwing 4 2/3 innings against the Tri-City ValleyCats at Ripken Stadium and allowing one unearned run, five hits and three walks.

Baltimore Sun

Baseball power rankings for July 27, 2014

Where are the Orioles and manager Buck Showalter listed in the latest Major League Baseball power rankings? Are the Oakland Athletics still at No. 1? What about the surging Tampa Bay Rays?

Yankees Blog | ESPN New York

Game 100: Rangers (40-60) @ Yanks (51-48)

NEW YORK -- We have reached the century mark of this 2014 season, and in spite of all the injuries, the offensive underproduction, and all-around inconsistency, the Yankees remain in the thick of the AL East race, sitting four games behind the Baltimore Orioles, even with yet another player headed to the DL (Kelly Johnson, groin strain). Joe Girardi burned through his bullpen in Tuesday night's 14-inning, 2-1 win, so the Yankees recalled RHP Chris Leroux from Triple-A Scranton in case David Phelps needs help tonight.

Baltimore Sun

Manny Machado is 'day-to-day' after being scratched Tuesday with back spasms

Orioles third baseman Manny Machado was a late scratch from Tuesday night's game against the Los Angeles Angels with lower back tightness. He is considered day-to-day with the injury.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles' Ubaldo Jimenez won't pitch in minor league rehab game Wednesday

After bullpen session Sunday, right-hander still favoring ankle when pitching from the stretchOAKLAND, Calif. — Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez is continuing to progress in his recovery from a right ankle injury, but he will not make a minor league rehabilitation start Wednesday as was hoped after testing the ankle in a pregame bullpen session Sunday.

MASN Sports

Adam Jones on being an All-Star, Chris Davis on Jones and Cruz - Steve Melewski

The Orioles had three players voted onto the All-Star team in catcher Matt Wieters, center fielder Adam Jones and designated hitter Nelson Cruz. With Wieters recovering from his elbow surgery, Jones and Cruz will take the field representing Baltimore tonight....

Newark Star-Ledger

Why Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka might know early if he needs Tommy John surgery

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters says he knew early in his throwing program that he wouldn't be able to rehab his torn ulnar collateral ligament

MASN Sports

Orioles' lineup vs. Yankees - School of Roch

Steve Clevenger is inside the Orioles' clubhouse today and he's listed among the reserves for their game against the Yankees at Camden Yards. Caleb Joseph also will be on the bench. He says that he's fine physically. No injury. The...

Newsday

Nick Hundley's walk-off single in 10th lifts Orioles over Yankees

Despite losing 80 percent of their rotation, despite injuries to everyday players, despite a mostly popgun offense, the third-place Yankees came here with an opportunity:

MASN Sports

Ubaldo Jimenez on his ankle injury and outlook for the second half - Steve Melewski

Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez is expected to officially go on the disabled list tomorrow due to his right ankle injury. He could return to the team the sixth day out of the All-Star break. Jimenez said he fully expects to...

Baltimore Sun

In ailing AL East, Orioles need to get wins while the getting is good

It has become fairly obvious that the team that makes the playoffs out of the American League East — and there probably will be only one — will be the team that best weathers what has been a division race influenced by an unusual amount of injuries.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters on rejoining team, All-Star Game and his Tommy John surgery rehab

Orioles catcher Matt Wieters still has his right arm in a metal immobilizer following season-ending Tommy John surgery last month. And while he returned to the team for the first time since the surgery on Thursday, Wieters said he expects to be around the team – and have the immobilizer off – when he rejoins the team for good following the Orioles’ west-coast trip after the All-Star break.

Nats Insider | CSN Washington

Desmond leaves game with hand injury

Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond left Thursday’s game against the Orioles due to an apparent hand injury suffered in the top of the eighth inning. Desmond suffered the injury when he was hit by a pitch by Orioles reliever Darren O’Day. He grimaced in pain immediately afterward, but was not taken out of the game after team trainers…

MASN Sports

Matt Wieters talks about rejoining the O's and updates his rehab - Steve Melewski

Matt Wieters had ligament-reconstructive surgery on his right elbow June 17 in Gulf Breeze, Fla. Yesterday he rejoined his teammates in the Orioles clubhouse and today he updated reporters on his recovery. "It's a long process. Surgery went well," Wieters...

School of Roch | MASN Sports

Jimenez going on DL, Gausman recalled - School of Roch

The Orioles will place pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez on the 15-day disabled list with a right ankle injury and recall Kevin Gausman from Triple-A Norfolk. Jimenez rolled his ankle Wednesday in the parking lot at Camden Yards and it's badly swollen today. He was scheduled to start Saturday afternoon against the...

School of Roch | MASN Sports

Showalter on Jimenez and Norris - School of Roch

Orioles manager Buck Showalter provided details on pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez's ankle injury and pending trip to the disabled list. Jimenez is eligible to return July 23 in Anaheim. "He rolled his ankle," Showalter said. "The way I understand it, he stepped in a hole in the parking lot. We were...

Washington Post

Nats Journal: Ian Desmond leaves game with hand injury

UPDATE, 10:46 p.m.: Ian Desmond received an x-ray on his right hand and results were negative, Nationals Manager Matt Williams said. Desmond was hit on the right thumb by an 88-mph fastball from Orioles right-handed reliever Darren O’Day in the top of the eighth inning on Thursday. He left the game in bottom of the inning when he airmailed a warm-up throw from shortstop. Read full article >>

Baltimore Sun

Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez heading to the disabled list

Club will recall Kevin Gausman to take his placeOrioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez is heading to the 15-day disabled list with a right ankle injury, manager Buck Showalter announced before Friday’s game against the New York Yankees.

Washington Post

Ian Desmond suffers hand injury as Nationals fall to Orioles, 4-3

BALTIMORE —Ian Desmond wore a cloth bandage around his swollen right hand, water dripping from the melting ice. Minutes later, Jayson Werth hobbled through the Washington Nationals’ clubhouse, limping on his left foot. Just as the Nationals had moved into first place and regained full health, they dropped into a tie and baseballs attacked appendages on two of their best players. Read full article >>

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Wieters at Camden Yards, Gausman to pitch Sunday for Norfolk and Thursday's lineups

Injured Orioles catcher Matt Wieters, who is out for the season as he recovers from Tommy John elbow surgery, joined the club Thursday at Camden Yards.

Baltimore Sun

Wieters at Camden Yards, Gausman to pitch for Norfolk and Thursday's lineups

Injured Orioles catcher Matt Wieters rejoined the club at Camden Yards Thursday and manager Buck Showalter said the All-Star looked good after Tommy John elbow surgery last month.

Baltimore Sun

The Sun's Dan Connolly answers your questions about the Orioles this season

Baltimore Sun reporter answers readers' questions about the OriolesBaltimore Sun Orioles beat reporter Dan Connolly answers questions about Jonathan Schoop's future, Chris Davis' struggles, Matt Wieters' injury, Nelson Cruz's national profile and more.

Baltimore Sun

Orioles Prospect Watch: Henry Urrutia back in action, Chance Sisco still on fire

Check in on the Orioles' top 10 minor league prospects, according to Baseball America, including updates on Henry Urrutia's return from sports hernia surgery and sizzling Delmarva catcher Chance Sisco.

Orioles Insider | Baltimore Sun

Orioles' Adam Jones, Nelson Cruz, Matt Wieters picked as All-Star starters

Designated hitter, center fielder will play; catcher will attend despite Tommy John surgery

Baltimore Sun

O's road to success this season has taken some strange turns

Return of Pearce, emergence of Joseph, Britton's move to closer counter injuries, struggling stars The Orioles have spent a modest fraction of the 2014 season at the top of the American League East standings, but give them credit for great timing.

Baltimore Sun

Rockies acquire ex-Oriole Jurrjens from Reds

The Colorado Rockies acquired former All- Star pitcher Jair Jurrjens in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday. In exchange, the Reds landed Double-A infielder Harold Riggins. Jurrjens hasn't regained the form that made him an All-Star with the Atlanta Braves in 2011, a season cut short by a knee injury. The right-hander went 50-36 in 118 starts for the Braves from 2008-12. He made three appearances for the Baltimore Orioles last season before he was sent to the minors in July. Jurrjens was 2-3 with a 4.46 ERA in six starts for Triple-A...

YESNetwork

Mark Teixeira discusses his injury and lack of Yankees offense in loss to Orioles

Mark Teixeira talks about the injury he sustained and the lack of offense generated by the Yankees in their 8-0 loss to the Orioles.

MLB

TB@BAL: Johnson's late homer brings Rays within a run

5/18/13: Kelly Johnson jacks a solo home run over the left-center field fence, bringing the Rays within a run of the Orioles in the ninth Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on Janu

MLB

5/19/13: Moore improves to 8-0 as Rays complete sweep

Daily Recap: Matt Moore picked up his eighth win and Luke Scott and Matt Joyce each homered to lead the Rays to a 3-1 win over the Orioles Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on Jan