As you look at the Orioles roster, you have to question the depth of the starting pitching staff.
Another pitcher for the Orioles, Ubaldo Jimenez does have the talent but finding that strike zone has caused the 30 year old some trouble. Wallace says that he is “a great young guy but he is trying to do a little more than what he is capable of. He needs to relax.”
A top prospect, Addison Russell, a young 20 year old short stop plays for the Chicago Cubs is apparently
one of the best according to Keith Law. Of course, he is a great short stop, has a nice swing, and has a good approach at the plate. The Cubs have some moving around with the amount of infielders that they have.
David Lough tripled to lead off the 12th inning and scored on J.J. Hardy’s single as the Baltimore Orioles recovered after blowing a five-run lead to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6 on Sunday.
Joe Giglio of BleacherReport.com joins Scott and Travis on the Scott Garceau show to discuss the Orioles’ AL East race.
Kevin Gausman will have plenty to think about after he heads back to the minor leagues.
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.
Jake Odorizzi (3-7, 4.29 ERA) vs. RHP Chris Tillman (6-4, 4.45 ERA). Second game starts 7:05PM.
Duquette says “that the favorite in the American League east is probably the Orioles, the Orioles are the most well rounded of all the teams.”
The Baltimore Orioles have recalled right-handed reliever Brad Brach from Triple-A Norfolk.
Kevin Gausman pitched six shutout innings, Steve Pearce’s opposite-field double snapped a scoreless tie and Nelson Cruz added his major league-leading 22nd home run to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-0 on Wednesday.
There were a few interesting nuggets that Steve points out from his interview with Orioles manager Buck Showalter.