The Baltimore Orioles’ pitching has been so horrific in June, the staff has tied a dubious mark for ineptitude that has stood for almost a century.
Friday night, Orioles hurlers gave up 11 hits, allowed eight walks and three home runs in a 15-5 loss to the Rays. It was the Orioles’ 20th straight game of giving up at least five runs, tying an Cheap Jerseys In US MLB record set by the Phillies in 1924.
Starter Ubaldo Jiménez struggled mightily, yielding nine earned runs before getting the hook after 2 1/3 innings.
Jimenez, whose ERA now stands at 7.26, isn’t the only O’s pitcher who’s been part of the June swoon. Chris Tillman has given up 19 earned runs in his last 10 2/3 innings, and fellow starter Kevin Gausman has an 8.02 ERA in June. Wade Miley has a 7.94 ERA in five starts this month. Dylan Bundy, who has been generally good this year, has been overworked lately and has a 7.63 ERA in his past three starts.
He is well on his way to another All-Star season with the NC Dinos, who are tied for first place in the KBO standings (46-27-1 as of June 27) with the Kia Tigers.
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“Before I go to the major leagues, I have to be the best player in Korea,” he said Ii a January 2016 interview. “It’s a long outlook from now, but there is a big dream in the corner of my heart.”