The Orioles announced Sunday first baseman Chris Marrero was sent to minor-league camp. An oblique injury has kept Marrero sidelined this spring.
Orioles first baseman Chris Marrero will take dry swings Wednesday, according to MASN. Marrero is dealing with an oblique injury. He'll test whether the injury will limit his ability to swing a bat, but won't do so against live pitching yet. Marrero said it's the first time he's ever dealt with this type of injury.
Orioles first baseman Chris Marrero sat out workouts Friday and Saturday because of an oblique injury, according to The Baltimore Sun. The former Nationals prospect is in camp on a minor-league deal.
The Orioles signed first baseman Chris Marrero to a minor league deal, according to Baseball America. Marrero, a former first-round pick, hit .270 with 11 home runs and 59 RBI at Triple-A Syracuse last season, and he also appeared in eight games with the Nationals.
The Nationals outrighted first baseman Chris Marrero off the 40-man roster Thursday. He is scheduled to become a free agent after the World Series. Taken 15th overall by the Nationals in the 2006 amateur draft, Marrero went 2 for 16 in eight appearances with the major-league club this season. He hit .270/.331/.402 with 11 home runs and 59 RBI in 408 at-bats with Triple-A Syracuse.