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Yusniel Diaz, who had been out since mid April with a hamstring issue, was activated today and transferred to Frederick. Probably due to his long layoff, expect him to get some at bats and play for a week or two and be back in Bowie.

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Diaz hit into a double play, then struck out. I was hoping Hays and Diaz could force their way into the Baltimore outfield by next spring.  The pitching has been great, but those two have been disappointing.

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28 minutes ago, orioles22 said:

Diaz hit into a double play, then struck out. I was hoping Hays and Diaz could force their way into the Baltimore outfield by next spring.  The pitching has been great, but those two have been disappointing.

McKenna too.  Hopefully these guys can get it going over the next couple months.  First time this season that all three have been healthy at the same time.  Should be a fun OF to follow in Bowie. 

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2 hours ago, orioles22 said:

Diaz hit into a double play, then struck out. I was hoping Hays and Diaz could force their way into the Baltimore outfield by next spring.  The pitching has been great, but those two have been disappointing.

This was his first game since injury. Hays struggled a little too his first few games back.

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10 hours ago, orioles22 said:

Diaz hit into a double play, then struck out. I was hoping Hays and Diaz could force their way into the Baltimore outfield by next spring.  The pitching has been great, but those two have been disappointing.

Why not include the entire box score?   It seems kinda strange to only mention the negatives from a single game, let alone his first game back.

Diaz did GIDP and have a K however he was a total of 2 for 4 on the day with a BB.

That doesn't seem that disastrous to me.............

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11 hours ago, orioles22 said:

Diaz hit into a double play, then struck out. I was hoping Hays and Diaz could force their way into the Baltimore outfield by next spring.  The pitching has been great, but those two have been disappointing.

Hays looks like he’s rounding into form.   .857 OPS at Bowie after a 2 for 4 last night.   Hopefully Diaz gets on a roll soon.  

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2 minutes ago, Frobby said:

Hays looks like he’s rounding into form.   .857 OPS at Bowie after a 2 for 4 last night.   Hopefully Diaz gets on a roll soon.  

And 2 for 4 that included a 3-run HR in the 9th. 

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