Chris Tillman

Chris Tillman and the Orioles coincidentally cross paths in Texas

Chris Tillman and the Orioles coincidentally cross paths in Texas

The Orioles arrived at Globe Life Park on Thursday to begin a four-game series against the Texas Rangers.

Chris Tillman showed up there Thursday hoping that a new start in a different organization will allow him to become a star-quality pitcher again.

Tillman signed a minor league contract with the Rangers and soon will be pitching with their Triple-A affiliate in Round Rock.

“Obviously good to have a new start,’’ Tillman said. “It’s kind of like spring training. It’s the start of a new year. It’s a new opportunity and I’m excited to be here. … I’ve seen it work a bunch of times. We had a couple guys that got a new opportunity and got a new set of eyes on them and turned...

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