BALTIMORE – Through three starts, Ubaldo Jimenez is not looking like the pitcher paid $50 million for.
SARASOTA, Fla. – Very quietly this spring, Josh Stinson has been solid. Stinson has thrown seven innings without an earned run, giving up four hits.
Buck Showalter is such a resourceful manager that he’s often take it for granted. After Jim Johnson was traded, he surely heard, “Oh Buck, don’t worry, you’ll figure it out.”
Jim Johnson is gone. Francisco Rodriguez is, too. Troy Patton will be missing for the season’s first month.