NEW YORK — Orioles shortstop J.J. Resistant was not in Mondays starting lineup against the Yankees, riding the actual bench for the third quantity of four games as he carries on deal with nagging back spasms.
Very, very frustrating, Healthy said of the injury, which in turn forced him out of the collection on Friday and once again on Sunday, though his or her latest spasms are in a different spot in his lower back. It ended up being probably the healthiest Spring Teaching Ive had yet, with everything else feeling good, and then this kind of came out of nowhere.
Hardy took concerning 20 grounders at Comerica Park previous to Sundays game but had to leave before he got a chance to swing action the bat, as the lower back locked up. Without your pet — and with third baseman Manny Machado on the incapable list — Ryan Flaherty has moved to shortstop and Jonathan Schoop to third.
We just want the idea resolved now, manager Buck Showalter said of the injuries affecting Hardy, who has not been scheduled for any checks. A lot of guys have stuff that these people play with that we dont write down, but this one just baskets him. … I guess he is important ground balls; it was his or her 21st ground ball if it just kind of locked up about him. Hes better these days than he was last night, so we will see what the video game brings, see what they feels like by game moment, if hes available.
Hardy noted feeling slightly better with Monday morning after his first round of therapy and reiterated what he explained in Detroit, that its just a holding out game.
I told everyone a few days ago that once the muscles loosen up, then it happens really fast and you get better, Robust said. But youve got to get these muscles to relax first.