In his Major League debut, the big righty shutout the Angels for 7.1 innings to earn his first victory and help the Orioles get a much-needed 3-0 win.
Let’s take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.
The Baltimore Orioles return home to face the Angels of Anaheim. Chris Tillman gets the start for the Orioles against Jered Weaver for the Angels.
Of course, the Angels’ surge this season has featured iconic young talent, Mike Trout.
“I’d compare him more to Willie Mays,” said Spencer. “He played every inning like it mattered, and that’s how Trout plays. Even more than unbelievable talent, it’s his attitude and demeanor that makes him unbelievable.”
Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.
CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.
He was nominated for a Gold Glove Award and didn’t win, but Chris Davis could still be honored for his incredible season with the Orioles.
Trade deadline has passed. The playoff push has begun and if teams are going to make a run, the time is now to start. Still plenty of surprises left in this MLB season! Let’s do this!
CBSSports.com Baseball Senior Columnist Scott Miller joined Zinno on Last Call to talk about the latest happenings in Major League Baseball.
Simply put, Mike Trout was the best player in the game in 2012.
Jeremy Guthrie pitched well enough to win, yet all he got for his seven-inning effort was his major-league high 14th loss.