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Dave Wallace says Orioles pitching staff in 'day-to-day mode' without Chris Tillman

Dave Wallace says Orioles pitching staff in 'day-to-day mode' without Chris Tillman

In announcing Ubaldo Jimenez as Thursday’s starter against the Washington Nationals and adding Mike Wright to the bullpen as a long reliever, the Orioles signaled they’ll be replacing their most reliable starter — Chris Tillman — with an extension of their most reliable pitching philosophy.

Tillman went on the disabled list Wednesday, retroactive to Aug. 21, with right shoulder bursitis, and the Orioles added Wright to the 25-man roster in his place.

While stressing he doesn’t consider Tillman “lost,” pitching coach Dave Wallace said Wednesday that the Orioles' approach to cobbling together the innings Tillman will leave...

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