The 20-year-old planned to be a full go for Tuesday's workout, which included a variety of drills, including sliding, bunting for base hits and hitting off the curveball machine.
"[I'm a] full go," Machado said. "I'm ready to get back out there. I was bored yesterday. I'm ready to come back out here and participate with the team."
Machado said the test was for “something personal,” but Orioles manager
"Yeah. I've had it," Machado said. "It's a family thing. It runs in the family. ... Yeah everything's fine. Everything came out good. Nothing too bad on that."
"I got to get ready for the season, you know what I mean," Ayala said. "Everybody wants to represent their country. It was a tough decision for me because I played winter league, but I didn't rest. So, at this time in my career it's like, you don't want to be away, but you have to be away from that. I think I need rest. I think it will make my performance [better during the season], to take care of myself at this time. I was so tired, had a lot of fatigue from the winter and Caribbean Series."
Ayala pitched in both previous WBCs, and suffered a season-ending injury at the end of the 2006 series that cost him his entire season that year with the