The Orioles made their first roster move of the season Saturday to add Jimmy Yacabonis to a depleted bullpen, plus Buck Showalter spoke more about the controversial rundown that should have resulted in a double play but did not.
The Orioles have placed outfielder Colby Rasmus on the disabled list and called up reliever Jimmy Yacabonis one day after Friday's 14-inning game. First pitch, lineups, broadcast info, pitching matchups and what to watch against the Yankees on Saturday.
Orioles outfielder Anthony Santander has used an extended run in the Grapefruit League to show the Orioles that they might have more on their hands than a Rule 5 requirement once the regular season begins.
Orioles top prospect Austin Hays singled and drove in a run in his return from over a week out with a shoulder problem, and manager Buck Showalter said it didn't put him behind the competition in the team's outfield battle.
The Orioles hit four homers Wednesday. That power, however, wasn’t enough, as the Orioles lost, 10-9, after blowing a 9-1 lead entering the seventh inning. The Cardinals scored eight runs in the seventh and one more in the eighth.