Orioles first-base prospect Tyler Townsend, a Delaware native who was the organization’s third-round pick in 2009 out of Florida International, is hurt again and has no set timetable for returning to action.
Townsend, 24, injured his right wrist in the offseason and entered minor league camp with that injury, according to a team official. He’s now dealing with a hip flexor and has not been able to play in games. Once considered among the system’s best power prospects, Townsend has been riddled with injuries and played in just 68 games last season — although he had six homers in 21 games for Double-A Bowie last year.
Some other notes from minor league camp: