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.
Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:46:24 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Caleb Joseph will be behind the plate for Game 2 of the American League Championship Series Saturday, Oct. 11. He is hitless in his last 33 at-bats but threw out 40 percent of would-be base-stealers during the regular season.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:35:39 -0700
Updating a previous report, Toronto Blue Jays SP Marcus Stroman will appeal his six-game suspension. He insists the pitch at Baltimore Orioles C Caleb Joseph's head was unintentional.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:42:15 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Caleb Joseph is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 19, against the Chicago White Sox.
Fantasy Tip: Jospeh has flashed some power in August. He shouldn't be confused for anything other than a No. 2 catcher in mixed leagues, though.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 13:54:19 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Caleb Joseph homered in his fifth consecutive game Saturday, Aug. 9.
Fantasy Tip: He's hitting just .225, and this may be a mirage, but he needs to be picked up in all two-catcher leagues and AL-only leagues.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:34:01 -0700
Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles C Caleb Joseph left the team due to a family medical emergency and may not return before the game Friday, Aug. 8, against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Fantasy Tip: Check back for Joseph's status for tomorrow's game.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:31:45 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Caleb Joseph is not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 8, against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Fantasy Tip: Joseph has hit a home run in each of his last four games. He could be a nice addition in deep mixed leagues, two-catcher formats and Al-only leagues, at least while he is swinging a hot bat.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:14:36 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (elbow) is scheduled to have Tommy John surgery on the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow Tuesday, June 17. His recovery time is expected to be nine months.
Fantasy Tip: You can safely drop Wieters in all redraft leagues. The good news is that he should be able to be ready to go for opening day in 2015. The Orioles, unless they make a play for a trade, are expected to continue on with a combination of Caleb Joseph, Steve Clevenger and Nick Hundley.
Mon, 26 May 2014 12:10:06 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles are expected to activate 1B Chris Davis from the paternity list Tuesday, May 27. The team could option C Caleb Joseph to Triple-A Norfolk to open up a roster spot.
Wed, 07 May 2014 13:14:32 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles recalled C Caleb Joseph from Triple-A Norfolk Wednesday, May 7, and optioned 2B Jemile Weeks to Norfolk in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Joseph will serve as catching insurance with Matt Wieters (elbow) ailing. Steve Clevenger's short-term value will go up in AL leagues if Wieters is forced to DH frequently.