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Orioles' Chris Davis scratched from Tuesday's lineup with sore hip flexor

Orioles' Chris Davis scratched from Tuesday's lineup with sore hip flexor

Orioles first baseman Chris Davis was scratched from Tuesday's lineup with a sore left hip flexor, manager Brandon Hyde said, though he noted it was a precautionary move and expects Davis' status to be day-to-day.

"His hip flexor is a little sore from a throw up the line a couple days ago. It grabbed a little bit, and he finished [the game]," Hyde said.

Davis wasn't in the lineup for the Grapefruit League road game against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, instead remaining in Sarasota to take at-bats in a simulated game against Jimmy Yacabonis alongside Mark Trumbo.

Davis reported it was "a little sore" Tuesday, Hyde...

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