Matt Wieters

Matt Wieters
Rob Bradford
June 10, 2015 - 3:55 pm
BALTIMORE -- Christian Vazquez hasn't gotten a chance to speak with Matt Wieters, but he might want to. Wieters, the Orioles' All-Star catcher, is one of the few backstops who went through what Vazquez is currently experiencing -- making the recovery from Tommy John surgery. The O's catcher...
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June 17, 2014 - 6:11 am
The Orioles will play the rest of the season with a major hole in their lineup. Manager Buck Showalter announced Monday that catcher Matt Wieters will have season-ending Tommy John surgery on his right elbow Tuesday . Showalter said he's hopeful that Wieters will be ready for opening day next...
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Rob Bradford
April 11, 2013 - 7:57 am
If you'€™re looking for a comparison to what Jackie Bradley has gone through, and is going through, there is perhaps no better player to turn to than Matt Wieters . Like Bradley, the Baltimore catcher was drafted out of college (in his case Georgia Tech). Like Bradley he thrived as a 22-year-old...
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June 05, 2012 - 5:28 am
Lefty Jon Lester will seek his fourth win on Tuesday night when he takes the mound against the Orioles and righty Jason Hammel . The last start for Lester (3-4, 4.79 ERA) resulted in a 6-4 win for the Red Sox over the Tigers, although he didn't get a decision. He lasted 6 2/3 innings, giving up...
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September 15, 2011 - 8:42 am
Tim Anderson , a 17-year-old Baltimore Orioles fan, made headlines in August when he caught home run balls in three straight games at Camden Yards. A little more than a month later, Anderson struck again, catching two home runs in the same game at Camden Yards Wednesday night. Anderson snagged...
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