BOSTON – Outfielder
, who was abruptly removed in the first inning of Tuesday’s game at Triple-A Norfolk, will join the
Wednesday in Boston.
A corresponding 25-man roster move to add Dickerson is uncertain. Orioles manager
Since Dickerson is under a minor league contract, the Orioles would need to add him to the 40-man roster. They could transfer designated hitter
If the Orioles place Reimold in the disabled list, the move can be made retroactive to Monday, meaning he would be eligible to come of the DL on April 23.
Dickerson, who was slated to leadoff and start in center field for the Tides on Tuesday, was replaced by L.J. Hoes for his first at-bat in the first inning of the Tides' 5-4 win over Charlotte.
Dickerson, who can play all three outfield positions, is hitting .200 (3-for-15) with one RBI at Norfolk. He had a solid spring, hitting .297/.409/.514 with two homers and six RBIs in 24 games.
The Orioles have been playing with a three-man bench since Saturday, and Showalter said he hoped to get back to a regular bench soon.