"It's a tough left field to play," Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. "There's a crook there where you can go back through, and you really got to know where you are at all times. Stevie doesn't let inactivity, he doesn't let excuses, inactivity or lack of experience somewhere, get in his way of doing a good job. He just, every time we win, there's not many people more excited about the Orioles winning a baseball game than Steve Pearce. I get that. We get that about him."