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Tim Beckham | Shortstop | #1

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (27) / 1/27/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 205
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 1 (1) / TB
Contract: view contract details

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Tim Beckham admitted after Friday's game that his hamstring is still bothering him and that he probably shouldn't be playing on it.
Beckham rejoined the lineup after missing nearly a week, but his hamstring injury continued to bother him throughout Friday's game. As this point, expect him to be held out of the lineup for the final two games over the weekend. Sep 29 - 10:48 PM

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Tim Beckham went 0-for-4 and struck out twice as the Orioles were shut out by the Rays on Friday.

As a team, the Orioles tallied just four hits on the evening against Jake Odorizzi and a host of Rays' relievers. It was Beckham's first start in nearly a week due to a strained right hamstring. He's hitting .278/.328/.454 with 22 homers and 62 RBI on the season.
Sep 29 - 10:20 PM

Tim Beckham (hamstring) is back in the Orioles' lineup Friday.

It will be his first start since last Saturday, as he's been battling a strained right hamstring. Beckham is shortstop and hitting leadoff.
Sep 29 - 4:19 PM

Tim Beckham (hamstring) said he's hoping to return to the Orioles' starting lineup this weekend.

Beckham strained his right hamstring on Saturday and hasn't played since, but the 27-year-old shortstop wants to be active for the Orioles' final regular-season series against his former team in Tampa Bay. J.J. Hardy is filling in at short for Baltimore.
Sep 26 - 4:53 PM

Tim Beckham (hamstring) is absent from the Orioles' lineup Sunday.

Beckham tweaked his right hamstring Saturday and won't be available off the bench Sunday, either. His status for the final week of the season is up in the air. J.J. Hardy will cover shortstop Sunday versus the Rays.
Sep 24 - 11:34 AM

Tim Beckham suffered a right hamstring injury Saturday night against the Rays.

Beckham tweaked the hammy while running out an infield single in the bottom of the ninth inning. He's doubtful to play in Sunday's series finale versus Tampa Bay and we may see a lot more J.J. Hardy the rest of the way.
Sep 23 - 10:59 PM

Tim Beckham was pulled from Saturday's game against the Rays due to an apparent injury.

Beckham appeared to tweak his right hamstring while legging out an infield single in the bottom of the ninth inning. There should be an update soon from Camden Yards. J.J. Hardy replaced Beckham on the basepaths.
Sep 23 - 10:32 PM

Tim Beckham (tooth) is back in the Orioles' lineup Friday.

Beckham missed two games after having an abscessed tooth extracted. He's at shortstop and batting leadoff against Alex Cobb and the Rays.
Sep 22 - 3:15 PM

Tim Beckham is getting another day off on Thursday after having dental work done.

Beckham had some bleeding after getting an abscessed tooth extracted, but he wanted to play tonight. The Orioles decided to give him one more day, so expect him back in there on Friday.
Sep 21 - 5:30 PM

Time Beckham is not in the starting lineup for the Orioles' game against the Red Sox on Wednesday.

It's his first day off since July 31. Beckham went 0-for-5 on Tuesday night with four strikeouts, but he's still hitting .310 since joining the Baltimore lineup after coming over from Tampa Bay.
Sep 20 - 4:13 PM

Tim Beckham went 0-for-5 with four strikeouts in Tuesday's extra-innings loss to the Red Sox.

The whiffs are nothing new for Beckham, who now has a 160/35 K/BB ratio and a 28.5 percent strikeout rate. He's been very productive since arriving with the Orioles, though, with 10 home runs and a .310 average over 47 games.
Sep 19 - 10:39 PM

Tim Beckham hit a big three-run homer in Baltimore's victory over the Yankees on Sunday.

Beckham has slowed down since his white-hot start to his Orioles' career, but he's still a productive hitter at the top of the lineup. The homer was the 23rd of his season; a three-run shot to give the Orioles a 5-1 lead in the fourth innings. For the year, Beckham has a very strong .280/.330/.481 line on the year. It's fun to see the former first-overall pick play well.
Sep 17 - 5:14 PM

Tim Beckham launched a solo homer on Tuesday in Toronto.

Beckham's blast off of Joe Biagini in the eighth inning broke a tie at the time, but the Orioles' bullpen coughed up the game in the ninth. The shortstop now has 21 longballs on the season, with nine of them coming across 40 games with the Orioles.
Sep 12 - 10:09 PM

Tim Beckham had just one hit in four at-bats Saturday in Cleveland, but that hit was good for a solo home run.

Beckham has been a pleasant surprise for the Orioles, and apparently he just needed a change of scenery to realize his potential. After three-plus seasons bouncing between Tampa Bay and Triple-A Durham, he posted 26 home runs in 238 games with the Rays. He has eight homers and 21 RBI in just 37 games in Baltimore, and 20 homers overall in 2016. This is his first-ever season with a double-digit home run total.
Sep 9 - 4:22 PM

Tim Beckham went 3-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in Thursday's loss to the Blue Jays.

Beckham ran his most recent hitting streak to 10 games with the three singles. He's become an offensive monster since a deadline deal to the Orioles, hitting everything in sight. The 27-year-old is hitting .297/.342/.475 with 18 homers, 55 RBI, 58 runs scored and six steals between the Rays and O's this season.
Aug 31 - 11:25 PM

Depth Charts

C1Caleb Joseph
2Chance Sisco
1B1Chris Davis
2B1Jonathan Schoop
SS1Tim Beckham
2J.J. Hardy
3B1Manny Machado
2Ryan Flaherty
LF1Trey Mancini
2Craig Gentry
3Joey Rickard
CF1Adam Jones
2Austin Hays
3Jaycob Brugman
RF1Seth Smith
2Anthony Santander
DH1Mark Trumbo
Starting Pitcher
S1Kevin Gausman
2Jeremy Hellickson
3Dylan Bundy
4Ubaldo Jimenez
Relief Pitcher
R1Zach Britton
2Brad Brach
3Darren O'Day
4Mychal Givens
5Richard Bleier
6Miguel Castro
7Donnie Hart
8Gabriel Ynoa
9Tanner Scott
10Jimmy Yacabonis
11Mike Wright