All-Star Futures Game

Rookie Chance Sisco making impression at and behind plate after his first Orioles start

Rookie Chance Sisco making impression at and behind plate after his first Orioles start

Orioles catcher Chance Sisco didn't get a full assessment from his manager after his first nine-inning major league stint in the Orioles' final home game, one that included his second major league home run in limited playing time and saw him usher the pitching staff to a 9-4 win.

To Buck Showalter, that he was about to set out on the information-gathering stage by talking to the umpire and his veteran pitchers without any minuses on Sisco's slate was positive enough for one afternoon.

"I’m getting ready to talk to the pitchers a little bit that I trust. Darren [O’Day] will have a good take on it. Of course, there isn’t a better catching instructor in baseball than John...

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