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Orioles' Henry Urrutia out 6-8 weeks (hernia surgery)

After a rough start to his Triple-A season, Baltimore Orioles prospect Henry Urrutia has been diagnosed with a sports hernia. He will have surgery to repair the damage on Tuesday, May 13, and the Orioles expect him to miss 6-8 weeks while he recovers. Two Orioles beat writers, Dan Connelly of the Baltimore Sun and Roch Kubatko of MASN, have confirmed the news.Henry Urrutia will...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Urrutia to undergo sports hernia surgery

Orioles outfield prospect Henry Urrutia will undergo sports hernia surgery on Tuesday and is expected to miss six to eight weeks. He will have the procedure in Philadelphia and it will be performed by Dr. William Meyers. Urrutia hasn’t been in the Triple-A Norfolk lineup since April 27 and was hitting .220/.250/.293 with no homers and seven RBIs in 20 games for the Tides. The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles Prospect Henry Urrutia Is A Proud Expectant Father

and best of all! my family will grow!! I'm happy! #urrutia51#masnOrioles — Henry Urrutia 51 (@henryorioles) March 30, 2014 Baltimore Orioles outfield…
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

45 Prospects in 45 Days: Baltimore’s Henry Urrutia

Over the next 45 days the staff here at the Fix will profile and predict the fantasy fates of prospects that could – should, in some cases – be closely monitored on the waiver wire or even in the draft room. For the projection portion of the article, we will try our best to give you projections from all three major projection systems. Those projection systems are: ZiPS, Steamer...
Via The Fantasy Fix
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles rookie Henry Urrutia isn’t allowed into Canada

Henry Urrutia didn’t travel with the Orioles for their road trip to Toronto that begins tonight because the Cuban defector can’t get into Canada due to immigration issues. Instead he’ll head to Florida to work out at the Orioles’ spring training complex and Rich Dubroff of reports that the team may decide to simply shut him down for the season. “I alerted...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Orioles hold a hit parade in Urrutia's debut, beating Rangers, 7-4

As the Orioles open up the unofficial second half of the season, they know that the Texas Rangers could be one of the teams they end up battling for a possible playoff spot. So even though the three games here won’t be as magnified as their division games down the stretch, they are still incredibly important. And on Saturday night, the Orioles circled the bases for seven runs...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Orioles agree to terms with second Cuban defector

A year ago, the Orioles signed Henry Urrutia, a Cuban defector for $778,500. Now, with Urrutia poised to join the Orioles, the team has reached an agreement to sign another Cuban defector. Dariel Alvarez, a 24-year-old center fielder, who batted .363 with 20 home runs playing for the Cuban National team in 2011, will sign with the Orioles once his physical is complete, an industry...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Henry Urrutia Promoted to the Majors

I've been waiting for this day to come, and now it is here. The Orioles have gone ahead and promoted Henry Urrutia from Triple-A Norfolk. The team has needed help at the designated hitter spot all season, and perhaps Urrutia could be a solution. Maybe the Orioles will hit gold with another prospect promoted in the second half. Roch Kubatko from MASN Sports reported...
Via Oriole Post
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles to call up Cuban prospect Henry Urrutia

Multiple sources are now reporting that the Baltimore Orioles have promoted OF Henry Urrutia from AAA Norfolk, and he will join the team tomorrow in Texas for their series against the Rangers. Baltimore hopes Urrutia can solve their DH problems for the playoff stretch As I talked about in my first half wrap-up and look ahead, Urrutia’s call-up comes just a few days after O’s...
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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