José Quintana

Helpless vs. Cubs' Quintana, O's lose, 8-0, and are a 2017-worst 7 games below .500; Jimenez shelled

Helpless vs. Cubs' Quintana, O's lose, 8-0, and are a 2017-worst 7 games below .500; Jimenez shelled

New Chicago Cubs pitcher Jose Quintana baffled the Orioles on Sunday. His counterpart, Ubaldo Jiménez, wasn’t fooling anyone.

In an 8-0 Orioles loss that secured a series sweep at Camden Yards for the visiting Chicago Cubs and dropped the Orioles to a season-worst seven games below .500 (42-49), Quintana struck out 12 and walked none to dazzle in his team debut.

Jiménez, meanwhile, ceded 11 hits before he was pulled in the fourth inning, many of them rockets that found patches of outfield grass. He left trailing 6-0.

"We’re playing a world champion team that everyone knew was going to get going at some point," Orioles manager Buck Showalter...

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