The Orioles are coming off of a 10-game homestand where they went 4-6 against the Indians, Red Sox and Angels.
Michael Ohlman went 4 for 4 with 2 runs, a double, a home run, 5 RBI and a walk in a 10-5 Delmarva Shorebirds win.
L.J. Hoes went 1 for 3 with a run and a walk in a 3-1 Frederick Keys win.
Jonathan Schoop went 1 for 4 with 2 runs, a home run, 3 RBI and a strikeout in a 6-5 Delmarva win.
Just how efficient should we expect Baltimore’s defenders, about a third of whom are new additions, to be this year, and just what kind of impact might that have on the numbers of Mr. Britton, the rookie ground-ball-machine?
Jeremy Guthrie’s 8 scoreless innings and Brian Roberts‘ 2 RBI triple powered the Orioles to victory in 2011 opener.
The Orioles have officially sent Zach Britton, Brendan Harris, and Craig Tatum down to the minor leagues, though it may not be long before you see any one of them back up in Baltimore.
Top prospect Zach Britton allowed one run in five innings while Fox, Scott, and Hardy homer to put the O’s in the win column.