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Orioles Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia recovering from hamstring injury
Orioles Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia recovering from hamstring injury

Orioles Rule 5 pick Jason Garcia, who hasn’t pitched in a week after tweaking his left hamstring, is slated to throw a bullpen session Tuesday. Garcia said the injury – which occurred on the final pitch of his outing last Tuesday – isn’t serious. He said he wouldn’t even call it a strain. “Nothing major,” Garcia said. “They said it wasn’t mild enough to even grade. It wasn’t even a Grade 1. They definitely don’t want to prolong [anything].” Since his last outing, Garcia has been treating the injury with ice and electrical muscle stimulation treatments. If all goes well, Garcia hopes to pitch in a game...

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