Can a mid-June series be pivotal? If it can, this one is pivotal.
The affiliates win four out of six, Eddie Gamboa has his knuckler working, Juan Guzman has a nice outing, Henry Urrutia collects two more hits and other things take place!
The Baltimore Orioles were thwarted in their latest attempt to complete a three-game sweep, losing 9-5 to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on June 12, 2013 in Baltimore. Pedro Strop gave up four runs in 0.1 IP, taking the loss for the O's.
The Orioles and the Angels play the final game of their series Wednesday afternoon. Jerome Williams starts for the Angels and Jason Hammel starts for the O's.
The affiliates go 2-7. A tough night for Eduardo Rodriguez, an awful one for Tsuyoshi Wada and some other things occur, notably the return of Oliver Drake...
Miguel Gonzalez matched the best start of his major-league career, going eight innings and allowing just one run, but it took some good fortune for the O's to stick Jason Vargas with the loss.