The recent numbers aren’t encouraging, but the Orioles believe right-hander Miguel Gonzalez’s uneven performances recently are not a concern despite another abbreviated outing in Tuesday’s 5-0 loss to the Oakland Athletics.
Gonzalez lasted just 5 1/3 innings, the seventh time in nine starts that the 31-year-old righty has exited before completing six innings. He was charged with three runs on five hits and three walks in the loss.
Essentially, it didn’t matter much what Gonzalez did because the Orioles didn’t score once against rookie Chris Bassitt and two relievers.
“I know that’s the [story] line, but I thought Miguel pitched...