Chavez said he didn't believe he would have been able to play tonight but said he didn't think the injury would force him onto the disabled list for the second time this season. He spent 19 days on the DL month with an oblique strain.
"I feel better today," Chavez said. "It's still sore. We'll give it some treatment and see how it responds the next two days.
The Orioles will likely made a decision whether to place Chavez on the DL tomorrow before going on the road for six interleague games in
"It would be kind of tough going into six National League games short on the bench, so we’ll see," manager
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-- The Orioles' game July 14 against the
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