Orioles right-hander Alfredo Simon can’t be sure when he’ll next pitch in a major league game, or even when he’ll be back on U.S. soil.
On Saturday night, he threw like a man wanting to leave a lasting impression while helping the Orioles’ end their season-long, nine-game losing streak with a 6-5 win against the Cleveland Indians at Camden Yards.
Simon departs Sunday at 7 p.m. for his native Dominican Republic and will attend a court hearing Monday that the Orioles hope will clear him of any wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of his cousin on New Year’s Day.
“I am going to go just one day and come back Monday night,” Simon said. “So I think everything is going to be...