BALTIMORE – Steve Pearce has been sidelined with a strained left oblique, and for now, he’s not yet swinging a bat.
BALTIMORE –- For the first time, Nick Markakis will be the first batter of game here. It’s also the first time Markakis has been a visitor here.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –- The Orioles will have a chance to check on Steve Pearce on Monday.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –- After 1,365 games with the Orioles, Nick Markakis returns to Baltimore on Monday for the first time as a visitor.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Buck Showalter wanted to start Matt Wieters at first base against Tampa Bay left-hander Matt Moore.