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Orioles observations: Call-up Verrett caps eventful 24 hours with escape act, victory

Orioles observations: Call-up Verrett caps eventful 24 hours with escape act, victory

Over a span of 24 hours, right-hander Logan Verrett went from racing to the airport to board a flight to join the Orioles in New York to pitching the 10th and 11th innings of a tie game at Yankee Stadium on Sunday.

But after a rocky opening inning that Verrett survived through with a combination of grit and luck, he provided calm to a crazy series finale at Yankee Stadium with a perfect 11th inning to earn the win in his Orioles debut in a 7-4 extra-inning victory full of surprises.

After the Orioles used all their available late-inning pitchers, a 4-4 game belonged to Verrett heading into extra innings. The Yankees had already taken momentum by rallying for...

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