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Miguel Castro starting Saturday as Orioles get first glimpse of how he'd look in rotation

Miguel Castro starting Saturday as Orioles get first glimpse of how he'd look in rotation

After reviving his career this season in the Orioles bullpen, right-hander Miguel Castro will receive his first start with the club in Saturday’s penultimate game of the season against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.

Castro, a diamond-in-the-rough find in April by executive vice president Dan Duquette, emerged as a valuable multiple-inning reliever at midseason. There’s no secret that the Orioles are likely to experiment with Castro as a starter come spring training, but it was unclear whether the 22-year-old would receive a start before the end of the season.

With nothing to play for other than a middling division finish in the American League East, the Orioles will...

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