- For a second straight night, the Orioles bats came alive late for a come-from-behind win to stun the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates, 9-6, in 11 innings.
- The calendar has turned to June – with warmer temperatures bringing the promise of balls carrying out in the Baltimore summer heat – and while the Orioles are
- The Orioles nearly survived one of the worst starts in the career of right-hander Chris Tillman, but they ultimately gave up a late run to lose, 9-8, to the Pittsburgh Pirates in a sloppy game that featured a combined 24 hits and 16 runners left on base.
- For Orioles starter Wei-Yin Chen, the line between good and great Saturday night was as thin as one strike. Chen was close, very close, as he turned in a serviceable performance in the O's 3-1 loss to the Washington Nationals.