Great pitching and a handful of home runs combined for a whopping 8-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals at Camden Yards. Here are the latest news and notes.
SP Dylan Bundy threw only one run in seven innings, collecting seven strikeouts and two walks. This was the sixth outing in 24 starts that Bundy did not give up any home runs. Bundy will likely start against the Rays at Camden Yards again this weekend.
RP Mychal Givens earned his first save of the month after protecting a three-run lead. He only gave up a one-out single to Alex Gordon.
2B Hanser Alberto launched a three-run tie-breaking homer in the eighth inning over the center field wall. Between manning second and third base, Alberto is batting .318/.339/.435.
OF Dwight Smith Jr.: Calf, 10-day IL, may return late August
RP Josh Rogers: Elbow, 60-day IL, out indefinitely
SP Alex Cobb: Back, 60-day IL, 2020
DH Mark Trumbo: Knee, 60-day IL, may return in September
Thursday, 8/22: Rays at Orioles, 7:05 p.m., Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Friday, 8/23: Rays at Orioles, 7:05 p.m., Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Saturday, 8:24: Rays at Orioles, 7:05 p.m., Oriole Park at Camden Yards
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