Brian Matusz pitched two ineffective innings in his spring debut, and a split-squad of Baltimore Orioles lost 10-3 to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
Buck talks O’s pitchers & strategy from spring training.
Baltimore’s Brian Matusz says he learned a lot from his struggles last season and is determined to regain the form that once made him one of baseball’s brightest young pitching prospects.
Will Matusz rebound? Brian addresses his tough year & the upcoming season
New GM Dan Duquette says the goal for the 2012 Birds is a .500 record. That sounds great until you look at the roster.
To say the 2011 Baltimore Orioles had a disappointing season would be an understatement.
Brad Penny allowed three runs and five hits in 5 1/3 innings Sunday, helping the Tigers to a 10-6 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
Brian Matusz’s disappointing season took another downward turn Tuesday when Orioles manager Buck Showalter said there were no immediate plans to give the left-hander another start.
In this disastrous Baltimore Orioles 2011 baseball season, there hasn’t been a whole lot for O’s fans to cheer about.
Beating the struggling Twins does not indicate a complete return to form for Britton, but it’s a step in the right direction.
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter was encouraged by what he saw in Brian Matusz’s return to the majors, even if the results haven’t changed all that much.
2011 has turned out to be a bigger disaster than 2010 was. The reasons for this are plenty.