Orioles Lineup vs. Wright

  1. Adam Jones (CF)
  2. Hyun Soo Kim (LF)
  3. Manny Machado (SS)
  4. Chris Davis (1B)
  5. Mark Trumbo (DH)
  6. Matt Wieters (C)
  7. Jonathan Schoop (2B)
  8. Joey Rickard (RF)
  9. Ryan Flaherty (3B)

For the Orioles tonight, they get their second crack at the knuckleball throwing right hander, Steven Wright. Back on Memorial Day, Wright pitched a 2-run shutout against the O’s, striking out 7 to secure his 5th victory on the year. 

Jonathan Schoop walloped a 450′ HR last night, his 10th on the year. Schoop has a 5-game hitting streak going, and is a career 1-5 hitter vs. Wright. 

Kevin Gausman goes for the Orioles tonight, still searching for his first win on the season. In 10 starts this year, Gausman has an 0-3 record, with a 3.45 ERA, and in 7 of those starts, he has pitched 6 innings or more. 

With 2 more home runs last night, the Orioles now have 101, and 32 for the month of June. 

Updated AL East Standings:

  • Orioles (37-26) 
  • Red Sox (36-27) – 1
  • Blue Jays (36-31) – 3
  • Yankees (31-33) – 6.5
  • Rays (30-32) – 6.5 

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