Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:30:49 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (ankle) was seen with wrapping around his ankle. He said it was a slight strain and that he'll take the day off Wednesday, March 12, and maybe a few more afterward.
Fantasy Tip: It's presumably the same ankle he rolled Tuesday that caused his removal from spring action. This looks like just a small ding; he should be back sometime in the next week.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:16:56 -0700
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters (ankle) rolled his ankle and was removed from the game Tuesday, March 11. The injury is minor and no X-rays are planned.
Thu, 06 Feb 2014 16:11:56 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles avoided arbitration with C Matt Wieters Thursday, Feb. 6, by agreeing to a one-year, $7.7 million deal.
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 19:27:20 -0800
Baltimore Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette said amicable extension discussions with C Matt Wieters have been tabled for now, and the team is concentrating on avoiding arbitration. According to beat writer Brittany Ghiroli, that the two sides can't even agree on a 2014 salary doesn't lend much hope to an extension right now.
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 09:25:48 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles are hoping to avoid arbitration with C Matt Wieters, and executive vice president Dan Duquette said the team hopes to have a deal with him by next week.
Sat, 01 Feb 2014 23:50:44 -0800
Baltimore Orioles general manager Dan Duquette said the team did not try to trade C Matt Wieters in the offseason. Wieters is a free agent following the 2015 campaign and has resisted talks of a contract extension.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:41:26 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters is asking for $8.75 million in arbitration, while the Orioles are countering with $6.5 million.
Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:12:53 -0800
Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters is not worried about a big payday via a contract extension at this point, as he has taken a stance that the extension will happen if it is meant to be. "It's not a big worry for me. I think in years past it's taken a little more of my thoughts than this year," Wieters said. Wieters made $5.5 million via arbitration in 2013 and stands to collect near $8 million in 2014 if his case is granted.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:34:06 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles tendered contracts to six of their arbitration-eligible players Monday, Dec. 2: C Matt Wieters, 1B Chris Davis, SP Tommy Hunter, SP Bud Norris, SP Brian Matusz and P Troy Patton. They also re-signed 1B Steve Pearce.
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 23:01:25 -0800
A column by ESPN.com baseball writer Buster Olney suggests Baltimore Orioles C Matt Wieters asked for a contract similar to the eight-year, $184 million deal given to Minnesota Twins C Joe Mauer in spring training. Olney said the asking price is liable to come down following Wieters' 2013 season, but it also illustrates the sides being far apart.