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Ubaldo Jimenez
Another big test for Ubaldo Jimenez
Another big test for Ubaldo Jimenez

One of the more interesting storylines of this young season for the Orioles has been the emergence of right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez. You know the deal by now: The club signed him to a four-year, $50 million contract before the 2014 season, he was 6-9 with a 4.81 ERA and often didn’t know where his pitches were going (77 walks in 125 1/3 innings). This year, he has been repeating his mechanics and is 3-2 with a 2.41 ERA in six starts, walking 12 in 33 2/3 innings. He was supposed to start Sunday, but has been pushed up a day because scheduled starter Bud Norris has been scratched with bronchitis. Because of Thursday’s off-day, Jimenez will still be pitching on...