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Norris and Orioles Begin Series Against Straily and Athletics

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Bud Norris (9-10, 3.93 ERA) battles Dan Straily (6-7, 4.22 ERA) as the Orioles (68-58) kickoff a three-game series with the Athletics (71-55) on Friday night at Camden Yards. First pitch is at 7:05pm EDT and the game will be broadcast on CSN-CA and MASN.

Norris is searching for his 10th win of the season and has a 0-2 record with a 7.80 ERA in his career vs. the Athletics. Straily is vying for his 10th quality start of the season and holds a 0-1 record with a 7.66 ERA in his career vs. the Orioles. In their last game, the Orioles defeated the Rays 4-2 while the Athletics lost to the Mariners 5-3. The Orioles lineup should continue to feast against Athletics pitching, after hitting .315 with five home runs in four games against them this season.


Orioles Offense
GradePlayerPOSPABARHRRBISB
A+100.3C. Davis1B525.30691461161
B+88.2A. JonesCF544.30186269112
C+77.6M. Machado3B572.2947511586
C+77.2N. McLouthLF475.2716782528
C76.4D. Valencia3B83.244105110
C75.7J. HardySS499.2594922661
C73.8N. MarkakisRF555.275728500
C73.8M. WietersC455.2344819622
C72.8B. Roberts2B162.257152231
C-70.9S. PearceDH119.24513391
D+68.4A. Casilla2B111.228111107
D66.4R. Flaherty2B228.220207192

Athletics Offense
GradePlayerPOSPABARHRRBISB
B82.9J. Donaldson3B521.2956318712
C+78.6B. Moss1B393.2415220563
C75.6C. CrispCF435.24759114116
C75.2J. LowrieSS517.284569491
C74.1N. Freiman1B173.28394230
C74.0Y. CespedesLF456.2315920586
C73.5D. NorrisC264.232338263
C72.4J. ReddickRF369.2174510469
C-70.9E. Sogard2B332.263392257
C-70.5A. Callaspo3B395.255376420
D+69.1C. YoungCF306.1953711348
D+68.9S. SmithDH359.241396330

Orioles Pitching
GradePlayerIPWLERAWHIPK
B86.2W. Chen101.2763.191.1563
B85.5T. Hunter68.1322.630.9248
B84.5C. Tillman152.01443.791.28124
B-81.2S. Feldman139.11093.941.18101
B-80.5M. Gonzalez134.2863.811.2899
C76.7B. Norris149.09103.931.44111
C76.2T. Patton50.1203.401.2733
D+68.7T. McFarland59.2114.681.4748

Athletics Pitching
GradePlayerIPWLERAWHIPK
A+102.8S. Gray25.0111.440.7627
B+87.1R. Cook55.2522.101.0452
B86.2D. Otero27.0201.331.0018
B-80.1J. Parker155.1963.711.20110
C+77.5A. Griffin164.01093.841.16130
C73.9D. Straily113.0674.221.2592
C73.3T. Milone138.0994.301.30105
C72.3J. Chavez46.1234.081.3241

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