"That was a real contribution to our team, and it wasn't necessarily in a winning cause," Orioles manager Buck Showalter said about the game in Pittsburgh. "To walk in that clubhouse and have your teammates walk in and go, 'Nice going, kid. That was big. Now we're ready to fight tomorrow. We've got our bullets back.' … To finish that game off, it made our team better, and that's things that some analytical [observers] don't know.