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Orioles rookie Jayson Aquino viewed by Buck Showalter as rotation option

Orioles rookie Jayson Aquino viewed by Buck Showalter as rotation option

Rookie left-hander Jayson Aquino put himself into consideration for more starting opportunities with what manager Buck Showalter thought was mostly a faultless performance in the Orioles’ 4-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.

“He has for a while,” Showalter said. “If you look at things just purely statistically, it’s really not very close compared to him and the other guys. We’ve been looking for a spot. He doesn’t have the track record that some other guys do, as far as up here, but he presented himself well. I was proud of him. That’s what I was thinking I was going to see. Always had a little something in the back of my mind. Always liked the approach he...

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