Johan Santana’s comeback bid with the Baltimore Orioles ended Friday when the two-time Cy Young Award winner tore his Achilles tendon.
Buck threw out that possibility –or even likelihood– when Johan Santana gets called up, presumably in 2 weeks that the Orioles could switch into a 6-man rotation for a period of time.
Buck Showalter said he’s open to going to a six-man rotation when left-hander Johan Santana becomes available.
Jerry Crasnick from ESPN.com talks about the Baltimore Orioles.
The Orioles acquired LHP Johan Santana from Triple-A Norfolk and placed him on the 15-day disabled list Monday.
Roch Kubatko answers the question and discusses the Orioles with Vinny and Rob.
Veteran LHP Johan Santana was introduced to the media on Wednesday after signing a minor league deal with the Baltimore Orioles. The two-time Cy Young award winner stands to make $3 million if the Orioles purchase his contract and he joins the major league roster.
Johan Santana is hoping the Baltimore Orioles’ patience with him pays off in another chance to pitch in the big leagues.
Anthony DiComo talks to Rob about Major League Baseball and the Orioles signing Johan Santana.
The Orioles have signed free agent left hand pitcher Johan Santana to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
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