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South Side Sox Apr 28, 2016

Painful Memories - A Baltimore Orioles preview

A look ahead at our second opponent on our AL East road trip We begin with a recent history of Orioles starting rotations. 2008: Jeremy Guthrie is the only pitcher to start double-digit games and post an ERA under 5.00. The Orioles churn through 13 different starting pitchers. Matt Albers and Steve Trachsel throw 11 starts combined. Total fWAR: 3.4; MLB rank: 30th 2009: Guthrie continues to eat innings. Future closer Koji Uehara throws 12 inspiring starts. Future nominal ace Chris Tillman throws 12 extremely uninspiring starts. Rich Hill and Adam Eaton (pitcher version) combine for 21...
MASN Sports Apr 28, 2016

Zach Wilt: Chris Tillman's turnaround hints of bounceback season - Orioles Buzz

The Orioles snapped their three-game losing streak last night with a 3-1 victory at The Trop against the Rays on an Earl Weaver special. Rookie Joey Rickard delivered the much-needed three-run homer in the fifth, while Chris Tillman's impressive start...

Matt Moore surprised by Orioles' Joey Rickard, Chris Tillman's mix and bullpen gets work

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Matt Moore got to know Orioles rookie Joey Rickard when the two were teammates with the Triple-A Durham Bulls for about a month while Moore was on a minor league rehabilitation assignment last year.
The Ledger Apr 27, 2016

Rays fall to Orioles, miss out on sweep

Joey Rickard hit a three-run home run and Chris Tillman gave up two hits in 6 2/3 innings Wednesday night to help the Baltimore Orioles break a three-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

Showalter, Tillman and Rickard wrap up a 3-1 win - School of Roch

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Orioles manager Buck Showalter knew that Chris Tillman wanted to stay in tonight's game after issuing a two-out walk to Logan Morrison in the seventh inning. Tillman offered confirmation later, of course. He never wants to come out. Showalter needed to give relievers Darren O'Day, Brad...

Orioles recap: Chris Tillman fans nine as Birds avoid sweep with 3-1 win over Rays

Chris Tillman had his best start of 2016, tying a career high for strikeouts and allowing two hits in 6 2/3 scoreless innings. Joey Rickard provided all the offense with a three-run homer.
MASN Sports Apr 27, 2016

Chris Tillman with a gem, Joey Rickard with a blast as O's beat Tampa Bay - Steve Melewski

Chris Tillman was dominant. Joey Rickard was clutch. That duo led the Orioles to a much-needed 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays tonight. The Orioles had lost the first two games of the series. The Orioles ended a three-game...
Fenway Nation Apr 27, 2016

538.Com Says Red Sox Are Only AL Team In Top Five

According to the influential website FiveThrityEight.com, the Red Sox are the only American League team currently ranked in the Top Five (5th place). In fact, your 2016 Carmine Hose get a cumulative rating of 1531. At 11-9, you'd think that the Sox would more likely viewed as being on the outside looking in. But, the Blue Jays and Indians are the next AL teams in line at 1526 points—followed by the White Sox (1525), Mariners (1519), Rays (1515), Rangers (1511), Orioles (1509), Astros (1507), Royals (1506), Evil Ones (1505), Angels (1503), Tigers (1499), A's (1498), and Twins (1484). Of...

Can Tillman match Gausman's success against Longoria - School of Roch

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - During his start in the series opener against the Rays, Kevin Gausman threw his slider on six of his seven pitches to Evan Longoria spread over two-bats - both ending in strikeouts. He seemed to have a plan in mind. Let's see how Chris Tillman goes...
Baltimore Sun Apr 21, 2016

Now armed with slider, Orioles' Chris Tillman comes through with best start of season

After an interminable first inning against a foe that crushed him all through 2015, a slider that Orioles starter Chris Tillman is only now growing comfortable with helped him regain control and pitch his best start of the season.
Baltimore Sun Apr 21, 2016

Orioles starter Chris Tillman needs to get over the hump tonight

Ace struggled against Blue Jays last season and didn't fare well his last time out, but gets another chance tonight to regain Opening Day form.
MASN Sports Apr 21, 2016

Can Tillman build off his last start against the Jays? - School of Roch

Bring up Chris Tillman's struggles against the Blue Jays and he'll quickly mention his last start against them. That's going out on a high note. And the improvement ... wait for it ... strikes a chord with him. Tillman held...
MASN Sports Apr 20, 2016

Dillon Atkinson: Orioles' signing of Jimenez now well worth it - Orioles Buzz

Heading into the 2014 season, after inking a new four-year, $50 million deal with the Orioles, Ubaldo Jimenez was expected to be near the top of the club's rotation, just behind right-hander Chris Tillman. This wasn't the case, however, as...

For Chris Tillman, difference between Opening Day and Thursday was a swing-and-miss fastball

Every start we get farther removed from Chris Tillman’s fiery but abbreviated Opening Day, there’s more and more evidence to question whether that version of the Orioles’ top starter was a mirage or the real thing He was close to that guy in his next start four days later, but there were signs...

Wrapping up a 6-3 loss - School of Roch

ARLINGTON, Tx. - How do you critique a start where the pitcher is victimized by the kind of misfortune that fell upon Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman? "You can't," said Orioles manager Buck Showalter. "Just say that." Tillman worked 5 1/3 innings tonight, the second Orioles starter to move past the...

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