No. 3 starter Alfredo Simon has pitched three innings and given up just one hit in his matchup against Yankees free agent acquisition A.J. Burnett, who also has been tough in the early innings.
The Orioles just broke through for a run on an RBI single by Brian Roberts in the bottom of the third. It was the third hit of the inning against Burnett, who had give up singles to Orioles newcomers Felix Pie and Chad Moeller.