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Adam Jones | Outfielder

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (29) / 8/1/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 225
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Adam Jones went 0-for-4 with a strikeout in Friday's loss to the White Sox.
Batting third and fourth in the lineup, Jones and Matt Wieters went a combined 0-for-8. For his part, Jones is slashing .287/.334/.463 with 10 homers and 37 RBI. He's hit 25 or more homers in each of the last four seasons. Jul 3 - 11:07 PM

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Adam Jones is not in the Orioles starting lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader against the Indians.

After missing eight of the team's last ten games, Jones returned to action in the day game, going 0-for-4. O's manager Buck Showalter indicated that he didn't want to push Jones by having him rest for so long in between games, and then play another full game. He should be back in the lineup against the Rangers on Monday.
Jun 28 - 5:05 PM

Adam Jones (shoulder) is back in the Orioles' lineup for the first game of Sunday's doubleheader versus the Indians.

Jones had missed eight of the club's previous 10 games with a sore right shoulder. The All-Star center fielder is batting .298/.346/.486 with 10 homers and 36 RBI this season.
Jun 28 - 11:00 AM

The Orioles will decide on Saturday whether to place Adam Jones (shoulder) on the disabled list.

Jones did some throwing on Friday for the first time since hurting his right shoulder, but he's out of the lineup for the eighth time in the club's last 10 games. If he's sore when he gets to the ballpark Saturday, the O's will likely place him on the disabled list. They could backdate a potential DL move to Sunday, so Jones would be eligible to return on July 6.
Jun 26 - 4:38 PM

Adam Jones (shoulder) remained out of the Orioles' lineup again Friday.

Jones tests out his right shoulder pre-game but evidently still wasn't feeling well enough to give it a go. He's now sat out eight of the Orioles' last 10 games. David Lough is filling in in center field.
Jun 26 - 4:06 PM

Adam Jones (shoulder) is not in the Orioles' starting lineup Thursday versus the Red Sox.

Jones has been out since Saturday with ongoing discomfort in his right shoulder. He is still considered day-to-day. Nolan Reimold will start in center field and bat third on Thursday afternoon at Fenway Park.
Jun 25 - 11:14 AM

Adam Jones (shoulder) is also expected to sit out Wednesday.

Jones has missed five of the Orioles' last seven games with lingering discomfort in his right shoulder. An MRI turned up clean and he told reporters Tuesday that he's beginning to feel better, but the O's will play it safe with their star center fielder.
Jun 23 - 4:32 PM

Adam Jones is out of the Orioles' lineup again Tuesday.

It's his fifth time out of the lineup in the last seven games. His shoulder obviously isn't quite right yet. David Lough will make another start in center field.
Jun 23 - 3:46 PM

Adam Jones is not in the Orioles' lineup Sunday.

Jones played in the designated hitter spot the last two days after missing a few games with a sore shoulder. He was a little sore Sunday, but the O's are hoping he'll be ready to return to center field on Tuesday after Monday's off day. David Lough is at the position Sunday.
Jun 21 - 11:16 AM

Adam Jones went 1-for-3 and drove home a pair of runs as the Orioles fell to the Blue Jays on Friday.

Jones also drew a walk in the contest. He missed the previous three games due to minor shoulder and toe ailments, but looked fully healthy and ready to go in this one. His two-run single came with the bases loaded and two outs in the ninth inning, pulling the O's to within a run at 5-4, though the rally fizzled after that.
Jun 19 - 10:39 PM

Adam Jones (shoulder, toe) is back in the Orioles' lineup Friday.

Jones missed three games in a row with minor shoulder and toe ailments but is ready to give it a go now. The outfielder sports a .301/.342/.494 batting line with 10 homers and 33 RBI this season.
Jun 19 - 4:00 PM

Adam Jones (shoulder, toe) is aiming to return to the Orioles' lineup Friday night in Toronto.

Jones will test his ailing shoulder with a pregame workout at Rogers Centre before the O's give him the go-ahead. He is out of Baltimore's starting lineup for a third straight game Thursday afternoon in Philadelphia, with David Lough getting the nod in center field.
Jun 18 - 12:00 PM

Adam Jones (shoulder, toe) is out of the Orioles' starting lineup again on Thursday afternoon.

Jones has now missed three straight games with minor shoulder and toe injuries. He is expected to avoid the disabled list, but it's not clear when the center fielder might be ready. David Lough will start in his place Thursday in the Orioles' series finale against the Phillies.
Jun 18 - 11:16 AM

Adam Jones (shoulder, toe) remained out of the Orioles' lineup Wednesday.

Jones is dealing with a sore shoulder and toe and will miss a second straight start. He underwent tests that cleared him of anything serious and expects to play Thursday. David Lough is in center field Wednesday.
Jun 17 - 3:49 PM

An MRI on Adam Jones' right shoulder came back negative.

Jones banged the shoulder while diving for a ball on Monday. He's also dealing with a sore toe but expected to be back in the lineup on Wednesday. "I'm human," he said. "Just played a lot of baseball." Orioles manager Buck Showalter indicated that it might be 1-2 days before Jones plays again.
Jun 16 - 10:42 PM

Depth Charts

C1Matt Wieters
2Caleb Joseph
1B1Chris Parmelee
2Steve Pearce
2B1Jonathan Schoop
2Ryan Flaherty
SS1J.J. Hardy
3B1Manny Machado
LF1Travis Snider
2David Lough
3Nolan Reimold
CF1Adam Jones
2David Lough
RF1Chris Davis
DH1Jimmy Paredes
Starting Pitcher
S1Wei-Yin Chen
2Chris Tillman
3Ubaldo Jimenez
4Miguel Gonzalez
5Kevin Gausman
Relief Pitcher
R1Zach Britton
2Tommy Hunter
3Darren O'Day
4Brian Matusz
5Wesley Wright
6Brad Brach
7Jason Garcia
8Chaz Roe
9Bud Norris