Valencia was scratched from lineup because of a stiff trap muscle. Just a day off for Lawrie.
CSN Bay Area "Danny Valencia is the latest A’s position player to hit the injury list. The third baseman is nursing soreness in his right leg that has been building for a few days, and it was enough to keep him out of Saturday’s lineup against Tampa Bay after Valencia originally was penciled in. Manager..." August 23
MLB Daily Dish "It came as a bit of a surprise when the Blue Jays designated Danny Valencia for assignment on Saturday, but it won't come as a surprise that teams are showing interest in adding him. According to a major-league source, the White Sox, Rangers and Orioles have emerged as three of the likeliest..." August 03
SOURCE: In addition to trying to sign Balfour, Orioles are exploring options to trade infielder Danny Valencia.
Sporting News "Baltimore Orioles third baseman Danny Valencia reiterated to reporters Wednesday he never has used performance-enhancing drugs and isn’t sure why his name appears on records from the now-closed Biogenesis clinic in the Miami area. Last month, the Miami New Times published its findings from an..." February 14