With Opening Day for the Baltimore Orioles just a week away, here are the latest updates from Spring Training.
Infielder Renato Nunez is still sidelined with a sore biceps, and it turns out he may not be the Opening Day roster lock most expected, as the coaching staff wants to see him get more at-bats this spring.
Shortstop Alcides Escobar was released by the Orioles on the day their deadline to keep him for the season. The former Royal struggled, hitting just .219 over 32 at-bats this spring.
C Austin Wynns: Oblique, day-to-day
DH Mark Trumbo: Knee, day-to-day
RP Richard Bleier: Shoulder, should be ready for Opening Day
3B Renato Nunez: Biceps, day-to-day
Thursday 3/21: Orioles @ Pirates, 1:05 p.m., LECOM Park
Friday 3/22: Orioles @ Blue Jays, 6:07 p.m., Dunedin Stadium
Saturday 3/23: Orioles vs. Twins, 6:05 p.m., Ed Smith Stadium
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