Oviedo - finally - on the way

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RHP Juan Carlos Oviedo is finally set to report to Rays camp.

Agent Andy Mota said Oviedo's waiver was approved on Thursday and he is expected to make it to camp on Friday or Saturday.

Oviedo is expected to play a key role in the Rays bullpen, and manager Joe Maddon said this week he still felt Oviedo had a chance to be on the opening day roster because he had been throwing regularly in the Dominican Republic.

He hasn't pitched in the majors since Sept. 2011, due to identify fraud issues and then Tommy John surgery. He

[Last modified: Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:08pm]

    

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