A dominant performance by Jair Jurrjens only added to the Baltimore Orioles’ growing frustrations. Jurrjens threw a one-hitter for his first career shutout, Jason Heyward ended a long home-run drought and the Atlanta Braves beat the slumping Orioles 4-0 on Friday night.
This was the season the Baltimore Orioles were going to take the next step. At least that’s what I thought.
The Cincinnati Reds scored 19 runs in three games against the last-place Baltimore Orioles, yet lost two of three to fall into fourth place in the NL Central.
Baltimore Orioles right-hander Jeremy Guthrie has a strained muscle in his back.
Jeremy Guthrie pitched five shutout innings before a strained back forced him to leave the game, and the Baltimore Orioles scored two runs in the ninth inning before holding off the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Thursday.
Orioles starter Jeremy Guthrie has left his start against the Toronto Blue Jays with a strained back after allowing one hit and a walk over five shutout innings.
Leaving the bullpen for his start against the Toronto Blue Jays, Jeremy Guthrie had no clue that he was in store for a very difficult afternoon.
Instead of just lamenting the change up that he let grab too much of the plate, Baltimore’s Jeremy Guthrie was also left kicking himself for a moment two batters before Justin Smoak’s three-run homer.
I never thought this Orioles team was great by any means, but that was an absolute punch to the gut.
The Baltimore Orioles had difficulty generating offense for starter Jeremy Guthrie, which was nothing unusual. The extent of Baltimore’s struggle at the plate on Saturday, however, was historic.
Jeremy Guthrie pitched well enough against the Minnesota Twins to brag about his performance. Instead, the Baltimore Orioles right-hander ended up talking about his shortcomings, and an even better outing by the opposing pitcher, following a 3-1 loss Thursday night.
The O’s ran into a really good Texas Rangers team at Camden Yards this weekend.