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Orioles starter Mike Wright makes most of opportunity

Orioles starter Mike Wright makes most of opportunity

Mike Wright knew he had something to prove against the defending World Series champion Kansas City Royals on Monday night at Camden Yards. His demotion was a short one — the struggling right-hander was optioned following his previous start, then recalled the next day when setup man Darren O'Day went on the disabled list — but the sting of being temporarily booted from the Orioles starting rotation lasted much longer.

“It didn't matter what team was in the box today, I was going to try to do well,” Wright said. “That's my feeling every day, but today in particular.”

Second chances don't often come so quickly, and Wright made sure he made...

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