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Breaking down the Orioles' possible stretch-run additions as Sept. 1 roster expansion looms

Breaking down the Orioles' possible stretch-run additions as Sept. 1 roster expansion looms

On Thursday, the Orioles have the opportunity to dip into their minor league reserves for reinforcements as they can expand their roster size up to 40 players.

Manager Buck Showalter shed some light on how the Sept. 1 roster additions might play out for his team.

Here’s a rundown, as best as we know:

They’ll add “at least one” outfielder who isn’t currently on the roster

Showalter said as much Wednesday, plus the team could return rookie Rule 5 pick Joey Rickard. He’ll have his injured right thumb evaluated on Friday, and his status will dictate whether he is put on the 60-day disabled list (eligible to...

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