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Wieters to 60-day DL as club claims Rondon from Rockies
Wieters to 60-day DL as club claims Rondon from Rockies

The Orioles on Sunday claimed right-hander reliever Jorge Rondon off waivers from the Colorado Rockies and transferred catcher Matt Wieters to the 60-day disabled list to create 40-man roster space for him. Rondon will be assigned to Triple-A Norfolk. Moving Wieters — who is catching games in extended spring training in Sarasota, Fla., while rehabbing from Tommy John elbow surgery — to the 60-day disabled list means that he can't be activated until May 26, at the earliest. He was placed on the disabled list on March 27, which was the first day players are allowed to go on the DL. Wieters appears to be several weeks from returning to the active roster. He has...

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