O's top prospect Harvey strains groin

Right-hander sustains injury during intrasquad game

O's top prospect Harvey strains groin

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles top prospect Hunter Harvey left Tuesday's intrasquad game with a groin strain.

Harvey is scheduled to be re-evaluated by a doctor on Wednesday according to executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette. While it's unclear how serious the injury is, the Orioles are expected to be cautious with the 21-year-old right-hander, who missed all of last season.

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Harvey fractured his fibula in Spring Training last year and also dealt with elbow issues. He suffered the groin injury in the third inning at the team's Minor League facility at Twin Lakes Park.

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