Right-hander Chris Tillman doesn't hide the fact that he wants the ball in his hand, and was only half joking when he said it's been tough watching his teammates pitch in the first week of Grapefruit League games while waiting for his first spring start.
"I hate this part of spring, watching everybody else pitch," he said.
Tillman, the Orioles' Opening Day starter in each of the past two seasons, will be the club's last starter to make his spring debut on Monday against the Philadelphia Phillies at Ed Smith Stadium.
"I'm looking forward to it, getting back into the swing of things," Tillman said. "My timing's been off a bit. I...