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Casilla homers to help Orioles break four-game skid with 6-3 win over Indians
Casilla homers to help Orioles break four-game skid with 6-3 win over Indians

Alexi Casilla has had a difficult enough time breaking into the Orioles’ starting lineup recently, let alone being a home run threat. But when Orioles manager Buck Showalter selected his batting order for Tuesday night’s game against the Cleveland Indians at Camden Yards, he knew about Casilla’s success against Indians right-hander Justin Masterson. And Showalter’s decision to start Casilla at second base over hot-hitting Ryan Flaherty paid huge dividends. Making just his fourth start this month, Casilla hit his first homer of the season, a three-run shot off Masterson in the seventh inning to give the Orioles a 6-3 win over the Indians in front of an announced...

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