Wieters came out of game early after rolling right ankle at 3b. Precaution. No X-raysThe 27-year old immediately iced the ankle to prevent swelling, and could possibly sit out Wednesday as well as Baltimore's following games in Tampa and Ft. Myers to receive extra rest.
— Roch Kubatko (@masnRoch) March 11, 2014
"[Head athletic trainer] Richie [Bancells] said during the season he would have continued to play," Showalter said. "Just wanted to get some ice on it make sure it doesn't turn into something worse."
Heading into his sixth season as Baltimore's starting backstop, Wieters
finished 2013 with a .235/.287/.417 batting line with 22 homers and 79 RBI. The former number one draft pick, has claimed two Gold Gloves in his short career and was an American League All-Star in 2011 and 2012.
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