BALTIMORE –- Buck Showalter says he is happy about the progress that Matt Wieters is making after his June Tommy John surgery.
BALTIMORE –- You might think Buck Showalter enjoys managing with the luxury of extra players. He has seven extra players, a total of 32.
BALTIMORE –- The Orioles begin play on Wednesday with a 9 ½ game lead, their largest since Sept. 6, 1997. Their magic number to clinch the American League East has shrunk to 17.
BALTIMORE – The Orioles added a base-stealing specialist, Quintin Berry to the roster by purchasing his contract from Norfolk.