Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:27:21 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) said he is preparing as though he'll be ready for opening day, and he has moved his throwing distance back to 150 feet Monday, Jan. 26.
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:16:48 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $8.3 million deal Friday, Jan. 16, according to a source.
Sun, 04 Jan 2015 10:14:05 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) is unlikely to attend the team's three-day minicamp next weekend at their spring training complex in Sarasota, Fla. He has been rehabbing this offseason in Atlanta and is expected to stay there. Wieters remains on track to start behind the plate on Opening Day.
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 07:03:11 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) said he hopes to be ready for the start of the regular season but is not sure if that is possible at this point. Wieters has been playing catch from 60 feet and will move to 90 feet in the near future.
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:00:49 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) may not be recovered in time to start the 2015 season, according to manager Buck Showalter.
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 03:52:37 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles are looking for a catcher to back up C Caleb Joseph to begin the 2015 season, in the event C Matt Wieters (elbow) may not be fully recovered for Opening Day.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:46:54 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) had his elbow examined Wednesday, Nov. 12, by renowned Dr. James Andrews and he said the examination went well. "He said everything looked good and to keep progressing," Wieters said.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:08:30 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) is headed to scout the Detroit Tigers this weekend, as the Tigers are likely to be the Orioles' opponent in the American League Division Series. "He seems real enthused about it," manager Buck Showalter said Friday, Sept. 26.
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 07:32:26 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) may wait until November to start throwing again after his surgery. Wieters said he does not know if he will be ready for the start of spring training until he starts throwing. He indicated that he is making good progress in his rehab.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:38:38 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) had LASIK surgery Thursday, Aug. 28. He will be fully recovered for spring training.