Struggling Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph, who entered Thursday with three hits this season, sat Thursday and could face a spell on the bench to get things back on track with the Orioles facing four right-handers this weekend.
Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman, constantly searching for a way to unlock some consistency in his fifth major league season, made a tweak the day before Wednesday's start against the Detroit Tigers.
The Orioles placed second baseman Jonathan Schoop — one of the team’s most durable players and top offensive contributors — on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique strain before Saturday’s game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.
Orioles right-hander Mike Wright Jr. has bounced back from plenty of struggles as he looks to solidify himself as a major league starter. Sunday's nightmare against the Yankees might be one bridge too far.
The Orioles made their first roster move of the season Saturday to add Jimmy Yacabonis to a depleted bullpen, plus Buck Showalter spoke more about the controversial rundown that should have resulted in a double play but did not.