• Johan Santana will throw again on the Friday, with Orioles prospect Eduardo Rodriguez (knee sprain) scheduled to throw a four-inning game on Wednesday.
• Rule 5 Draft pick Michael Almanzar will have his left knee examined by Dr. David Altchek on Thursday as he continues to deal with the nagging injury
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