Jimenez Bounces Back To Help Orioles Beat Padres 7-2Ubaldo Jimenez interrupted his exile to the bullpen with a sharp performance in a starting role, and the Baltimore Orioles defeated the San Diego Padres 7-2 on Wednesday night for their 1,000th win at Camden Yards.
Steve Davis: So Who Goes For Gallardo? Not Tyler Wilson!Yovani Gallardo will get activated before Saturday's game. That means the Orioles will have to make a roster move.
Wright Shows Solid Pitching Against RoyalsBaltimore's Mike Wright admittedly pitched with a "vengeance" when given another shot at staying in the Orioles' starting rotation.
O'Day Placed On Disabled List, Wright RecalledMike Wright has been back and forth this week as the Orioles shuffle the bullpen even more.
Orioles Recall McFarland, Shuffle The BullpenThe Orioles are busy making moves sending Tolliver and Wright to Triple A Norfolk and bringing up McFarland and Duensing.
Steve Davis: What's The Bigger Concern, Pitching Or Hitting?The rotation needs to be better, but I am skeptical that the group they have is capable of being significantly better. The trade deadline is still a couple months away, and, frankly, the Orioles don't have a lot of trade bait anyway.
Steve Davis: What To Do With Ubaldo Jimenez?"It is hard to imagine that he can help this team out, and right now, he is really hurting them," said Davis.
Former Os Pitcher Dave Johnson On Jimenez's InconsistencyFormer Orioles pitcher Dave Johnson talks about the struggling starts from Ubaldo Jimenez.
Rob Long: Surprising Rotation In Orioles Pitching & HittingKevin Gausman has been giving Chris Tillman a run for his money at the top of the rotation.
Steve Davis: Don't Blame The PitchingFor all the concern, and it's legitimate, about the starting pitching not going deep enough into games, the issue right now, and has been, the Orioles bats. Not just the last 3 games by the way, in which the Orioles have only scored two runs in 27 innings.
Orioles Experience First Scoreless Game Against RaysArcher and Orioles starter Kevin Gausman were both dominant early, each taking a shutout into the fifth inning.
Dave Johnson Talks Orioles PitchingThe Orioles have the best record in the league and the third best overall, but before they open up against the Blue Jays later this week, Norris and Davis were joined by Dave Johnson to go over the Orioles pitching staff.