To say that Oriole Adam Jones is swinging the bat well may be a slight understatement.
Bud Norris looks to become the third pitcher in 101 years to win his first five starts against the New York Yankees in this three-game series finale at Camden Yards.
Sabathia looks to recover from some bad luck in his season opener and win for the first time in seven regular-season outings at Baltimore on Tuesday night.
Stephen Drew delivered a pinch-hit grand slam in the seventh inning, and New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Monday night for their first winning streak of the season.
Manager Buck Showalter will turn to Wei-Yin Chen against the Yankees (2-4), who Baltimore went 13-6 against last season – the first season-series win over New York since 1997.
The highly rated prospect will attempt to carry over that success into his new starting role beginning Saturday night against the Baltimore Orioles.
Another game at Tropicana Field is great news for the Orioles, who seek to complete their second season-opening sweep there in five years Wednesday night.
Adam Jones drove in two with a double during a four-run first inning Tuesday night, and the Baltimore Orioles hung on to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-5.
As the Orioles gear up for the season opener, the Y of Central Maryland is also gearing up. Marcus Washington has more on how this partnership is making a difference for thousands of kids.
Chris Tillman, in his second consecutive Opening Day start, will face Rays’ righty Chris Archer.
The excitement of Opening Day began for me way back in my childhood. Since then, it’s had a holiday feel for me.
The face of the Orioles, Adam Jones, joined Vinny and Rob to discuss the change of culture in the clubhouse at Camden Yards.