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Wesley Wright to get some tests on his ailing shoulder, David Lough may be back in games as soon as today, and Pat Connaughton isn't done with basketball just yet.

That was Good Ubaldo last night. Hope Good Ubaldo sticks around.
That was Good Ubaldo last night. Hope Good Ubaldo sticks around.
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Ubaldo Jimenez shows his best stuff as Orioles rout Blue Jays, 7-1 - Baltimore Sun
"He was awesome," catcher Caleb Joseph said. "He was like a video game out there. I haven't caught very many major league games, but that may have been one of the [most fun], just especially [with] what he's been through over the last year or so. And then working really hard and getting better each and every spring training start, and then when the lights really come on, playing for real, he does such a great job.

Wesley Wright of Baltimore Orioles placed on disabled list with shoulder injury
"Wesley Wright experienced discomfort in his shoulder Friday while pitching against Toronto. He didn't feel better Saturday, so he has been put on the DL with a strained trapezius."

Fantasy Baseball Breaking News - Rotoworld.com
"David Lough (hamstring) is scheduled to play his first rehab game at High-A Frederick on Sunday. He'll probably play there again on Monday and could then join the Orioles' active roster."

Orioles' Jimmy Paredes to see extended spring action Monday : Fantasy News
"Orioles infielder Jimmy Paredes (back) will play in extended spring training Monday, the Baltimore Sun reports."

Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter 'proud' of Rule 5 draft pick Jason Garcia - carrollcountytimes.com
"If he can get going and get strike one, he has a chance to have some success," Orioles manager Buck Showalter said of the former Boston Red Sox prospect, who was acquired in exchange for cash considerations from the Astros. "I was proud of him."

Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton delivers solid PTI effort - Notre Dame Insider: Mens
"Pat Connaughton averaged 10 points and eight rebounds in 28.6 minutes over three games as his team finished 2-1. He is coming off a season senior in which he averaged 12.5 points and 7.4 rebounds in 35.6 minutes for a Notre Dame team that finished 32-6, 14-4 in the Atlantic Coast Conference."

Happy Birthday to reliever Brad Brach, and to former O's Charlie Lau, Mel Held, and Bill Wright.

On this day in Orioles' history, in 2010, "The Orioles' Brian Roberts is the victim of a strained abdominal muscle and will be spelled by Julio Lugo." SPOILER ALERT: It doesn't get much better for Brian after that...

Consider this your discussion space for NCA Mens' Lacrosse: Ohio State at Michigan (2 PM on ESPNU).