The shortest outing of Dylan Bundy’s otherwise strong 2017 season had a particularly foul feeling to it.
In the Orioles’ 5-2 loss Saturday night at Camden Yards, he threw an even 100 pitches, and allowed just two runs on four hits and a walk in five innings. But 30 of his pitches were fouled off as Boston Red Sox hitters didn’t let him get many quick at-bats.
"It was a push to get through five," manager Buck Showalter said. "They had like 30, 31 foul balls? Kind of did a good job of extending a lot of at-bats, and it kind of piled up on him. He pitched well. He pitched well."
"They were just fouling pitches off and I think that...