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With Wesley Wright to DL, knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa called up to Orioles
With Wesley Wright to DL, knuckleballer Eddie Gamboa called up to Orioles

When Orioles left-handed reliever Wesley Wright woke up Saturday morning, he said his neck and shoulder didn’t feel any better than when he left Camden Yards on Friday night. That set up the inevitable: Wright, 30, was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with a strain of his left trapezius muscle after being examined by team orthopedist Dr. Michael Jacobs. Wright said he had been experiencing intermittent shooting pains, and finally decided to tell the training staff after pitching in Friday’s home opener. It was the second appearance of the season and second as an Oriole for Wright, who signed a one-year deal this offseason. “It’s definitely...

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