Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton said Tuesday he is preparing for a longer stay on the disabled list after returning too quickly from a forearm injury, but refuted reports he could be out for 60 days.
Britton was on the DL from April 16 to May 2 because of a strained left forearm. He pitched in two games, felt discomfort in the arm and was put back on the 10-day DL on Saturday.
Britton is five for five in save opportunities with a 1.00 ERA.
Major League Baseball upheld a one-game suspension of Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano for his role in a scrap with the Detroit Tigers last month. Sano sat out Tuesday’s game against the...