"I just wanted to see the ball, put it in play and make something happen.
Fortunately, that ball fell." Darren O'Day (1-1) pitched one inning with two strikeouts to earn the victory. "It was a long trip in a lot of ways," Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. It will be nice to get home and see some familiar faces." Orioles starter Wade Miley allowed only one hit through seven innings as Votto's solo home run in the fourth tied the score 1-1.
A FAMILY-RUN manufacturer has received thousands of pounds worth of new equipment.
JJ Hardy & Sons, based in Hartlepool, won a new £100,000 piece of machinery after entering a competition at international trade show MACH, held at Birmingham’s NEC Arena in April.
Flaherty has now played in 11 minor league rehab games and would seem to be fully recovered from his right shoulder injury, but the Orioles are clearly in no rush to add him back to the major league roster.
With the addition of Tim Beckham at the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline, the future of the Orioles’ shortstop position is no longer the question mark it was.
Louis Cardinals right-hander Lance Lynn in the fourth inning of Sunday's contest.
The 34-year-old Hardy was replaced in the sixth by infielder Ruben Tejada.
Brad Brach retired the Reds in order in the 10th for his second straight save. After retiring nine straight into the eighth, Zack Cozart doubled with one out.
Miley struck out the next two batters to strand the go-ahead run at second.
Despite acquiring Tim Beckham at the trade deadline, Showalter has assured Hardy will play an everyday role at shortstop upon his return.