Eddie Murray

As Orioles' Hunter Harvey nears major league debut, a proud father watches: 'It's all on him now'

As Orioles' Hunter Harvey nears major league debut, a proud father watches: 'It's all on him now'

Hunter Harvey expected to open his season Monday starting for Double-A Bowie, but a sudden detour took him to the big leagues instead. After a long journey that has included its share of injuries, including Tommy John surgery two seasons ago, the Orioles’ top pitching prospect arrived in Baltimore to help replenish a bullpen that had accounted for 11 2/3 innings Sunday.

His father, former major league pitcher Bryan Harvey, was prepared before Monday’s series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays for a night full of nervous pacing through the club-level suite at Camden Yards in anticipation of his son’s major league debut. Hours earlier, he had shared a your-time-has-come moment on...

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