The trade that put Jeff Samardzija on a postseason contender cost him a chance to pitch in his first All-Star game.
Adam Jones and Ryan Flaherty hit solo homers and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Texas Rangers for the third consecutive game, 6-4 on Wednesday night.
Yu Darvish (8-4, 2.42 ERA) vs. Wei-Yin Chen (7-3, 4.19 ERA). First pitch is at 7:05PM.
Nick Martinez (1-5, 4.65 ERA) vs. T.J. McFarland (0-1, 2.70 ERA). First pitch is 7:05PM.
Barring any rain outs the Orioles will play game 81 of the 2014 season Sunday afternoon when they close out this 4-game series with the Rays.
Coming off an exciting win Monday night, Orioles outfielder Adam Jones has a special surprise for some Baltimore school children.
“They’ve got some guys that I think are just great players.” Marc said about the Orioles this year. “I mean I’ll tell everybody that I think Adam Jones is one of the most fascinating and interesting players, both to watch and talk to, I really enjoy watching him play.
The Toronto Blue Jays may have cooled off but Mark Buehrle certainly hasn’t.
Last year, the Orioles had 5 guys make the All-Star team: Jones, Wieters, Machado, Hardy, Tillman. That seems unlikely this year.
When the Baltimore Orioles hired Dan Duquette in November, 2011 many wondered whether the team was hiring an Executive Vice President who was going to work for the field Manager Buck Showalter.
Nelson Cruz might not have to carry the Baltimore Orioles’ offense anymore, now that Chris Davis and Adam Jones are starting to find their groove.
Glenn has been fielding a lot of complaining from Fans on Sports Rehab about Adam Jones and his sometimes reckless approach to hitting.