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Arrieta talks about injury, expects to have surgery -
Jake: "[I've] done as best job as I can to manage it with treatment, taken some anti-inflammatories, but it’s come to a point where it’s really affecting the way I pitch. And I feel like I’m potentially putting myself at risk for a more serious injury if I don’t have it looked at a little bit more seriously."

Orioles add Blue Jays’ Reyes - Carroll County Times
"Earlier this season, left-hander Jo-Jo Reyes made headlines for the dubious distinction of matching a big-league record with a 28-start winless skid. And he just might prove to be an upgrade for the majors' worst pitching staff."

Prince Fielder would've hit the Warehouse on the fly - Roar From 34
"Fielder drove a 475-foot home run to Miller Park's second deck in right field. Had he hit that shot in Baltimore it would've been the longest home run in Camden Yards history, exceeding Evan Longoria's 2010 homer by two feet. Even better, Fielder would've done what no other batter has accomplished in the nearly 20-year history of Camden Yards: hit the Warehouse on the fly."

Steve Melewski: Updates on Schrader, Hobgood and Bundy - MASN
Meanwhile, down on the farm...

Joe Posnanski " The New Code of Baseball -
"Throughout the game’s history, there has been an understanding that pitchers can and will make specific points to their opponents by throwing inside."