The Royals’ starter against the Orioles Monday night in the opener of their three-game series, Wade Davis, is in the midst of a rough stretch.
The Orioles’ first opponent of the second half, the Rangers, have had a run of injuries to their pitching. Texas has seven pitchers on the disabled list.
Manny Machado didn’t enter the 2013 MLB All-Star Game until the bottom of the sixth inning, but it wasn’t long before he reminded the baseball world why he was there.
With five representatives in the 2013 MLB All-Star Game, including three starters, the Baltimore Orioles were going to have a presence in the Midsummer Classic no matter what.