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Orioles Place Jonathan Schoop On DL With Oblique Strain

Orioles Place Jonathan Schoop On DL With Oblique Strain

Engelb Vielma was added to the 25-man roster a few days ago for further infield depth, so the O's could get by with Valencia and Vielma filling in for Schoop on a short-term basis.

Schoop suffered the injury last night during a swinging strikeout, and was removed from the game in the seventh inning. Manager Buck Showalter said Schoop injured his oblique in his last at-bat in Friday's loss. The O's will use Tim Beckham at second base and Danny Valencia at third while Schoop is out.

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Over the long term, of course, Schoop's absence is a big loss for an Orioles lineup that has had a lot of problems generating offense. "It's honestly the most comfortable I've felt being in this locker room, somewhere I'm familiar with, in the clubhouse around guys that I know". When the Orioles headed north in late-March, the 30-year-old hung back in Florida to get his work in before joining their Double-A affiliate earlier this week for some final fine-tuning.

Schoop was off to a slow start in 2018 with a.230/.266/.344 slash line and one home run in 14 games. Over parts of six seasons in the majors, all of them coming with Tampa Bay, Cobb owns a 3.50 ERA (111 ERA+) across 115 starts.