Craig Gentry

Orioles notes: O's have plan for Castro; Gentry to come off DL Tuesday, be pinch-running option

Orioles notes: O's have plan for Castro; Gentry to come off DL Tuesday, be pinch-running option

While watching right-hander Miguel Castro become a valuable multi-inning reliever in the second half of the season, the biggest wonder moving forward is whether his future is as a starter, especially with the Orioles needing to fill two to three rotation spots next season.

It’s been a topic of discussion through the organization as Castro — a former top prospect with the Toronto Blue Jays who has found a new life with the Orioles — has gone on to compile a 2.77 ERA in 55 1/3 innings this season.

Orioles manager Buck Showalter said before Monday night’s series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre that there is a long-term...

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