Steve Pearce was an extraordinarily hot hitter for much of the season. Now he's not.
As usual, Adam Jones and Nick Markakis are in the lineup for the Orioles. Neither has missed a game this season, and there are no plans for them to sit.
J.J. Hardy is out of the Orioles lineup for the second straight game due to a bruised left thumb.
The Orioles play the first of three games with the New York Yankees. Bud Norris is the starter.
Manager Buck Showalter was ejected over a replay review in the Orioles' 8-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.