Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz apparently isn’t interested in engaging Jim Palmer in the Orioles Hall of Famer’s criticism of Big Papi.
Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, Drew Hutchison pitched eight strong innings and the Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of Baltimore, beating the Orioles 7-6 on Thursday night.
It’s probably a good thing that the Orioles’ Adam Jones and the Blue Jays’ Jose Bautista don’t come in close proximity except when they’re running off and on to the outfield between innings.
On a day when most things went wrong for the Orioles, the reunion between fans and Chris Davis went right.
The Orioles might play their home opener on Friday, but the celebration will continue all weekend with fan giveaways and games for kids.