Orioles activate Machado, 3B may play Thursday
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Orioles phenom Manny Machado won't be on the sidelines much longer.
The Orioles on Thursday activated third baseman Manny Machado from the 15-day disabled list.
To make room on the active roster, they've optioned infielder Steve Lombardozzi to Triple-A.
Machado has been sidelined since undergoing surgery on his left knee last October.
The Orioles are playing a doubleheader against the Pirates on Thursday, and Machado is not in the lineup for the opener.