BALTIMORE –- Steve Pearce was 1-for-4 in his first rehab game for Gulf Coast on Thursday. Pearce was the designated hitter, and he’s planning on playing in the field on Friday.
A month ago, few Orioles fans knew that Nate McLouth was in the organization. Buried in Norfolk, McLouth was about to opt out of his minor league contract and look for a big league deal.
Buck Showalter has been the Orioles manager for exactly two years now, and the team hardly resembles the one he took over on Aug. 2, 2010.Showalter has managed exactly two seasons in Baltimore.
Top Nationals prospect Anthony Rendon returned to game action today for the first time since breaking his ankle in early April.