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Wilson Betemit will likely be with the Orioles in Boston
Wilson Betemit will likely be with the Orioles in Boston

Unless something changes dramatically, Orioles designated hitter Wilson Betemit will be making his 2013 debut this week in Boston, possibly starting Wednesday at Fenway Park against a right-hander. On the disabled list all season after tearing a ligament in his right knee in March, Betemit’s 20-day injury rehab assignment expires Monday, and it cannot be extended unless he re-aggravates the injury or suffers a new one. Otherwise, he’ll have to be activated in a reasonable amount of time, meaning the club is unlikely to be able to be able to hold off his activation until rosters expand Sept. 1. There is an open spot on the 40-man roster for Betemit, who is currently on the...

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