BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have placed left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada and catcher Taylor Teagarden on the 15-day disabled list.
The Orioles also purchased the contracts of catcher Ronny Paulino and first baseman Nick Johnson, and optioned left-hander Zach Phillips to Triple-A Norfolk while finalizing their 25-man roster Wednesday.
Wada has a sore left elbow. His stint on the disabled list is retroactive to March 28.
Teagarden has a strained back. His stay on the DL is retroactive to March 26.
By adding Paulino and Johnson, the Orioles filled out their 40-man roster.
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