Despite a mostly encouraging debut on June 18, Tim Lincecum’s comeback bid with the Los Angeles Angels has devolved into a disaster. Honestly, he just doesn’t look like a pitcher who belongs at the big league level, but that’s exactly where the Angels are likely to keep him. Lincecum has struggled to find consistency with any of his pitches.
Tonight's Game: Baltimore Orioles (58-43) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (57-45), Rogers Centre, Toronto, 7:07 p.m. Starting pitchers: Kevin Gausman (2-7, 3.77 ERA) vs. Marco Estrada (5-4, 2.94 ERA) Keys to the Game: — Is this the first big series of the season for the Orioles? They lead the Blue Jays by 1 1/2 games. The teams have split the first 10 games of the season. — Will the bats wake up? The Orioles continue to slumber at the plate. The team has lost three consecutive games, scoring jsut six runs in the process. News and Notes: — Gausman is looking for his first road win since Aug. 17, 2014. — Gausman is 2-1 with a 3.00 ERA in 10 games against the Blue Jays. — Current Blue Jays are batting .239