Michael Brantley hit a sacrifice fly to cut the Orioles' lead to 3-2 before Austin Wynns caught Francisco Lindor stealing to end the sixth. He has caught 6 of 14 would-be base stealers as a big leaguer.
Alex Cobb lost an eight-pitch duel with José Ramírez to open the seventh, and Yonder Alonso advanced him to third with a one-out single before Melky Cabrera ended the inning on a double play. Orioles lead 3-2.
by Eduardo A. Encinavia twitter8/18/2018 11:12:16 PM
With his complete game and an Orioles win at stake, Alex Cobb laid out across the infield with shards of bat flying around him to try and make a play. "Pitchers just need to have that sense of, ‘This is my game, I’m doing it,’" And he did Saturday. bsun.md/2vPeGsD