Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:25:00 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Wei-Yin Chen (knee) recently underwent surgery to remove bone spurs in his right knee.
Sun, 01 Sep 2013 13:15:55 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have promoted Cs Chris Snyder and Steve Clevenger from Triple-A Norfolk. In addition, SP Wei-Yin Chen was recalled from the organization's Gulf coast League affiliate. In corresponding moves, C Taylor Teagarden and OF Eric Thames were designated for assignment.
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:14:18 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have recalled SP Kevin Gausman from Triple-A Norfolk. In a corresponding move, the team optioned SP Wei-Yin Chen to their Gulf Coast League team.
Sun, 14 Jul 2013 13:04:17 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Wei-Yin Chen is likely to start the team's first game after the All-Star break, Friday, July 19, against the Texas Rangers. SPs Miguel Gonzalez, Chris Tillman, Jason Hammel and Scott Feldman are expected to follow him in the rotation.
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 20:29:08 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Wei-Yin Chen (oblique) allowed one run, three hits and three walks over seven innings in a win Wednesday, July 10, against the Texas Rangers. It Chen's first start since May 12 due to a strained right oblique.
Fantasy Tip: If you're in need of pitching help in AL-only leagues, or you need back-end fantasy rotation help in mixed formats, Chen is a solid addition if available off the waiver wire.
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 14:47:04 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have activated SP Wei-Yin Chen (oblique) from the 15-day disabled list.
Tue, 09 Jul 2013 20:26:37 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles optioned SP Zach Britton and Kevin Gausman to Triple-A Norfolk Tuesday, July 9. The corresponding moves will be announced Wednesday, July 10, but SP Wei-Yin Chen (oblique) is coming off the 15-day disabled list to start Wednesday, so that is one of the moves.
Mon, 08 Jul 2013 12:28:34 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Wei-Yin Chen (oblique) said he will return from the disabled list to start Wednesday, July 10.
Fri, 05 Jul 2013 20:01:01 -0700
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Friday, July 5, that a six-man rotation is a possibility when SP Wei-Yin Chen (oblique) comes off the 15-day disabled list. Chen is expected to throw Saturday, July 6, or Sunday, July 7, and then the team will make a decision if he does not have any setbacks. Chen could come off the 15-day disabled list as early as the middle of next week.
Fri, 05 Jul 2013 15:14:41 -0700
Baltimore Orioles SP Wei-Yin Chen (oblique) threw seven scoreless innings in his last rehab start with Double-A Bowie Thursday, July 4, and he gave up two runs and nine hits in 12 innings while walking two and striking out eight in two rehab games. He'll throw a side session Saturday, July 6, before the team decides to activate him from the disabled list. Chen hasn't pitched since May 12 against the Minnesota Twins.
Fantasy Tip: Chen will re-enter the rotation and likely make a few starts before the All-Star break. Add him immediately in AL-only leagues if he's a free agent there.