NEW YORK –- Buck Showalter walked slowly out to second base. For the second time in two days, he had a player picked off.
NEW YORK – A long, long time ago, Buck Showalter managed Derek Jeter. It was 1995, and Jeter was a youngster who played sparingly for Showalter.
NEW YORK – For the third time in the last four games, J.J. Hardy is out of the Orioles lineup with back spasms.
He missed Friday and Sundays’ games in Detroit.
The first week of the Orioles season is complete, and it wasn’t one to savor.