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Orioles minor league roundup: Delmarva catcher Jonah Heim will likely need foot surgery

Orioles minor league roundup: Delmarva catcher Jonah Heim will likely need foot surgery

Orioles minor league catcher Jonah Heim will likely require surgery after suffering a left-foot injury earlier this week playing for low Single-A Delmarva. Heim, the Orioles’ fourth-round draft pick in 2013, has a Lisfranc (mid-foot) injury that he suffered while sliding into a base Tuesday. He is scheduled to see a foot specialist in Baltimore in the upcoming days, but the organization believes the injury will likely require surgery that could threaten the rest of Heim’s season. Heim was one of three catchers the Orioles drafted in the first six rounds in 2013 -- they also took Chance Sisco in the second round and Calvert Hall’s Alex Murphy in the sixth...

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