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Pregame injury updates, plus Orioles and Yankees lineups
Pregame injury updates, plus Orioles and Yankees lineups

With several players on the disabled list, Buck Showalter is in the habit of updating the media every day on the progress of his injured players. A couple of players are nearing minor league rehab assignments. Here’s the news: Catcher Matt Wieters (elbow) played catch from 120 feet Wednesday in Sarasota, Fla. Showalter said Wieters also “caught three bullpens and the starting pitcher.” Wieters has yet to catch in a game since being shelved in March, but he did have five plate appearances in a simulated game Wednesday. There is no timetable for his return. Shortstop J.J. Hardy told reporters he was excited to be listed in a normal hitting group for outdoor batting...

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