Oliver Drake obviously knew how well he had been doing at Triple-A, but he wasn't taking a September call-up for granted.
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said starter Miguel Gonzalez had MRIs on his right elbow and right shoulder Tuesday, but no results were known at the time Showalter had his pregame news conference.
The International League announced today that Triple-A Norfolk Tides manager Ron Johnson has been named the league’s Manager of the Year.
Today is the first day of expanded rosters, but don’t expect the Orioles to do too much.
Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez said he is dealing with right elbow and shoulder soreness and will undergo MRIs on both Tuesday.
Center fielder Adam Jones can be mercurial. One of the most articulate Orioles, sometimes his post-game interviews are terse and unusable for reporters’ purposes.
With August ending, contending teams may still be jockeying to add players, but Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he's not aware that the Orioles are in the mix.
One of the more concerning components of the Orioles' recent collapse has been the regression of starter Ubaldo Jimenez, who was so good in the first half this season and has struggled mightily in the second.