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Buck Showalter's pregame musings (Orioles and Jays lineups, Lough, Hardy)
Buck Showalter's pregame musings (Orioles and Jays lineups, Lough, Hardy)

Friday's press briefing with manager Buck Showalter was a bit subdued. The manager, known for always being in his office, came to the ballpark later than usual as he stayed longer at home with his wife and family. Showalter's father-in-law, Phil McMahan, died Thursday after a protracted battle with cancer. Showalter said he will leave the team at some point around April 25 to attend the memorial service in Nashville for McMahan. There wasn’t a whole lot of news coming out of the media session. David Lough (left hamstring) is expected to play nine innings in an intrasquad game in Sarasota, Fla., on Friday and then head to Maryland afterward. He is expected to...

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