Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jason Hammel joins The Scott Garceau Show with Jeremy to talk last nights win. Jason tells us about how the line-up, from top to bottom is hitting one of the best. Hammel talks about his last two performances and his control on all of his pitches being spot on. Playing the Nationals and having Orioles fans traveling, Jason talks about the atmosphere and the rivalry between these two baseball teams. With Kevin Gausman taking the mound in the second game against the Nationals, Jason gives us his take on the young lad. Jason goes on to give us his take on the most recent struggles of Jim Johnson in the closer role. With yesterdays win following a tough loss in Toronto, Jason tells us that there’s always going to be someone to pick them up no matter what. With all the talks of Byrce Harper and Michael Trout, Manny Machado is now getting some recognition, and Jason tells us what its like to play with this kid, telling us it’s very impressive to watch him play and watch him grow as a ball player. With the rest of the team starting to swing the bats, Jason talks about the hot starts by Chris Davis and Adam Jones, which started since game one.
2012 All Star Jim Johnson (P)2012 All Star Jim Johnson (P) Credit: Getty Images