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J.J. Hardy
J.J. Hardy's shoulder feeling 'much better'
J.J. Hardy's shoulder feeling 'much better'

Shortstop J.J. Hardy left the Orioles clubhouse Monday morning to have a magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) on his left shoulder. He walked out in a particularly good mood – the shoulder he jammed while diving for a ball Friday is improving significantly. “I feel much better today than I did yesterday and much better yesterday than I did the day before,” Hardy said. He said the MRA, which is like a MRI with dye injected, is precautionary. The medical staff wants to make sure he doesn’t have any tears in his labrum or in the muscles or tendons surrounding the shoulder. “It was kind of questionable [if] we need to do it, because I feel so much...