RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Chris Tillman

A collection of news and information related to Chris Tillman published by this site and its partners.

Top Chris Tillman Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • Some thoughts and observations from the Orioles' 4-0 win over Kansas City

    Some thoughts and observations from the Orioles' 4-0 win over Kansas City
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Tillman’s four-seam fastball was in the 87-to-91-mph range Friday night, certainly not what it can be or what it has been in the past. In some instances, it would be a cause for alarm. But he commanded it on both...
  • With Buck Showalter away from team, John Russell manages for a day

    With Buck Showalter away from team, John Russell manages for a day
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Because manager Buck Showalter was in Texas on Saturday to witness his daughter’s graduation from law school, bench coach John Russell took over the team for a day. Russell said he spoke with Showalter at length Friday night...
  • Orioles notebook: Johan Santana happy with extended spring training outing

    Orioles notebook: Johan Santana happy with extended spring training outing
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Left-hander Johan Santana, who threw 28 pitches in his first extended spring training outing Monday, was pleased with his progress. “I was really excited about being able to compete without any screens behind the catcher or...
  • Despite two-game skid and off day, Orioles in first place in AL East

    Despite two-game skid and off day, Orioles in first place in AL East
    TAMPA, Fla. – Even though they've lost two straight and are coming off a day off Monday, the Orioles woke up in first place in the American League East following the New York Yankees' 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim. The Yankees'...
  • Although he has passed test so far, Orioles closer Tommy Hunter strives to be better

    Although he has passed test so far, Orioles closer Tommy Hunter strives to be better
    Before long, whether through a rising price tag or poor performance, a baseball team will eventually move to its next closer. The former is how Tommy Hunter replaced Jim Johnson at the back of the Orioles bullpen this year, but not before Johnson...
  • Coming off shutout, Chris Tillman will be aiming for his first career interleague win

    Coming off shutout, Chris Tillman will be aiming for his first career interleague win
    Chris Tillman may be riding the momentum of a shutout as he heads into Wednesday night's start, but the matchup against the Pittsburgh Pirates presents a challenge that the Orioles right-hander hasn't quite solved for the majority of his six-year career:...
  • Orioles escape bases-loaded jam in ninth for 5-3 win over Tampa Bay Rays

    Orioles escape bases-loaded jam in ninth for 5-3 win over Tampa Bay Rays
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- After an opening five weeks to the season that included rain delays, irregular start times and early-morning flights, the Orioles were looking forward to playing three night games with no risk of weather delays under the roof of...
  • Slow start dooms Chris Tillman in Orioles' 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros on Sunday

    Slow start dooms Chris Tillman in Orioles' 5-2 loss to the Houston Astros on Sunday
    Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman isn’t sure why it is happening, but he knows he needs to be better early in games if he’s going to continue his ascent as a major league starter. On Sunday, in the Orioles’ 5-2 loss to the Houston...
  • Buck Showalter talks about Kevin Gausman, starting rotation and more

    Buck Showalter talks about Kevin Gausman, starting rotation and more
    Orioles manager Buck Showalter isn’t naming his rotation for the upcoming series on the road against the Kansas City Royals until he gets a better feel for a whole lot of variables. This much was gleaned during Showalter’s pregame media...
  • Gausman will start against the Tigers Wednesday

    Gausman will start against the Tigers Wednesday
    By Monday night, the Orioles hadn't announced their starting pitcher for this afternoon's series finale against the Detroit Tigers. Now we know why. The Orioles will recall right-handed pitching prospect Kevin Gausman to start the 12:35 p.m. game at...
  • Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman speaks before his 2014 debut

    Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman speaks before his 2014 debut
    When Kevin Gausman made his major league debut last year with the Orioles, he was welcomed as the latest in a line of saviors to come to Baltimore from the farm system. Gausman’s numbers weren't in line with that, though, and as he makes his...
  • Orioles-Pirates rained out for second straight day; doubleheader set for Thursday

    Orioles-Pirates rained out for second straight day; doubleheader set for Thursday
    For the second straight day, rain postponed a game between the Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates at Camden Yards. The two clubs will play the two-game interleague series in one day Thursday, with a single-admission doubleheader scheduled to begin at 4:...