Johan Santana News Archive
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Tuesday that he sees Santana (shoulder) as a starter only right now, Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com reports.
Orioles GM Dan Duquette said Tuesday that a "reasonable time frame" for Santana (shoulder) to pitch in the majors is June 1, Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com reports.
Santana (shoulder) has officially signed a minor league contract with the Orioles, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports.
Santana (shoulder) agreed to a minor league contract with the Orioles on Monday but had not signed the deal as of Monday evening, MASN Sports reports.
Santana (shoulder) topped out at 81 mph during his throwing session Tuesday, the New York Post reports.
Santana (shoulder) threw a bullpen session Tuesday with "a few teams" in attendance, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Minnesota remains interested in signing Santana (shoulder), but several teams have also recently expressed interest, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Santana has thrown twice in the bullpen since Feb. 7, but isn't expected to be ready to pitch in a game until at least May.
Santana (shoulder) will throw a bullpen session for scouts of interested teams in the "near future," 1500 ESPN Twin Cities reports.
Santana (shoulder) began throwing off a mound this week, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.