Orioles reliever Darren O’Day dealt with the right hamstring strain that landed him on the disabled list for over a week before aggravating it Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox, and said Saturday he isn’t sure how long his recovery will take.
The All-Star reliever, who signed a four-year, $31 million deal this past offseason to stay with the Orioles, said it’s a high hamstring strain, which takes longer to heal than a typical strain. And that’s compounded by the fact that it bothers him when he bends over — a signature part of the beginning of his delivery.
“It wasn’t very good after I hurt it,” O’Day said.
He first felt it warming up before the Orioles’ game on May...