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Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph excited about likely Opening Day assignment
Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph excited about likely Opening Day assignment

SARASOTA, Fla. – Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph has never been on a major league Opening Day roster in his seven previous pro seasons. This year, after all that time riding minor league buses, Joseph is not only a roster lock to begin the season, but he is expected to be the Opening Day starter behind the plate for the Orioles. It's a scenario created because All-Star catcher Matt Wieters is still recovering from elbow surgery. Joseph, who made his big league debut last year shortly before his 28th birthday, is excited to get the assignment — but also understands the reasoning behind it. "We all know that with Matt starting Opening Day, with Matt playing Opening...

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