Chris Tillman Orioles – Photo Credit – Keith Allison
MONTH (GP) (W) (L) SP/RP ERA Team BA
March (1) 1 0
April (23) 11 12 4.74/4.03 .265
May (30) 15 15 ...
Chris Tillman is an uninspiring fantasy player that you usually settle on rather than covet on draft day. In 2015, some might expect a breakout from Tillman for a variety of reasons:
He’s going into his age 27-season
This will be his third full season in the majors
He had a truly stunning second half last year
In fact, take out the month of May and Tillman was damn good the...
Baltimore Orioles fans have been dealt two large blows in the past week, losing free agent outfielders Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis to the Seattle Mariners and Atlanta Braves, respectively. These two core members of the 2014 Orioles team, which won the AL East and advanced to the ALCS, both chose to go elsewhere for a more lucrative paycheck.
The loss of two players of high caliber—Cruz...
Baltimore (C. Tillman) vs Detroit (M. Scherzer)
Detroit travels to Baltimore for game 1 of the ALDS. Max Schrerzer will be on the mound for Detroit. He will be opposed by Chris Tillman for the Orioles. Scherzer has a 3-1 record with a 3.92 ERA against Baltimore. He owns a 3.49 ERA on the road. Post All Star break he has gone 7-2 with a 2.87 ERA. In his last 4 starts as a road favorite...
Sometimes you just need a little help from your friends. The Baltimore Orioles found that out last night as they clinched home-field advantage with a Chicago White Sox win over the Detroit Tigers. While the Orioles have exceeded expectations this season on their own, the White Sox secured that games one, two, and five of the ALDS will be played at Camden Yards.
After clinching the...
Orioles pitcher Wei-Yen Chen has been the teams best starter thus far
For the Baltimore Orioles starting pitching staff this season, the unreliable play has been about as hit or miss as an actual pitch. While each starter has showed that they are capable of pitching 8 or 9 quality innings, they have also showed they can not even last into the 2nd inning.
The Orioles are fortunate...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chris Tillman tossed his first career shutout, Nelson Cruz drove in two runs and the Baltimore Orioles grinded out a 4-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.
Tillman (4-2) scattered five hits and a walk while striking out three. His dominant outing came one night after Wei-Yin Chen and four relievers combined to beat Kansas City 2-1.
After a breakout 2013 season, right-hander Chris Tillman has been named the Opening Day starter, Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter announced Monday.
Buck Showalter announces RHP Chris Tillman as the #OpeningDay starter! #Birdland http://t.co/4Sg3mX1utj— Baltimore Orioles (@Orioles) March 17, 2014
Tillman will take the mound against the world champion Boston Red Sox on March...
In 2013, Chris Tillman finally fulfilled the promise the Baltimore Orioles believed he had.
Tillman rewarded the Orioles' patience by winning 16 games and becoming an All-Star.
''He graduated to another level last year,'' manager Buck Showalter said.
In one of the best trades in team history, Baltimore acquired Tillman, Adam Jones and George Sherrill from the Seattle Mariners...
Via AP on Fox
February 15, 2014