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Wei-Yin Chen has solid second outing in Orioles' win over Pirates
Wei-Yin Chen has solid second outing in Orioles' win over Pirates

In his second outing of the spring, Orioles lefty Wei-Yin Chen struggled occasionally with his command Friday night, but overall he continued his progression for the regular season. Starting in a 6-3 Grapefruit League win over the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chen allowed one hit and two walks in 2 1/3 innings. He gave up two runs (one earned) and struck out four. He threw 54 pitches, 33 strikes, hitting between 89 and 91 mph on his fastball, 73 to 75 on his curve and 79 to 82 on his slider – just slightly below his in-season marks. “I felt good on my four-seamer and two-seamer [fastballs] today and it's OK on my changeup. I'm still working on my slider because it's not...

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