Even after he was forced from the Orioles’ 5-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday because he crashed into an outfield wall, center fielder Adam Jones was hesitant to admit he was injured.
"Nothing is wrong with me," Jones said. "I’ll probably play tomorrow."
When a postgame question was prefaced by the notion that Jones prides himself in being one of the toughest players in the Orioles clubhouse -- that it takes a lot for him to leave a game -- the All-Star center fielder interrupted the question.
“[I’m] probably the toughest [guy],” Jones quipped.
When another question asked how he was feeling...