Scott Williamson is not sure why he is going on the DL but, according to the Orioles, it is because of a right triceps problem. He told me he felt he could go out there and pitch. Jim Johnson has been called up from Norfolk and is on schedule to pitch today if needed. Sam Perlozzo says that Jim will be the long guy and will be used if Guthrie gets in trouble.
Todd Williams was not really a topic of discussion when they were looking to make a move since he just pitched and is thought to be a one inning guy. Also, the Orioles would have to try and pass him through waivers if they were to send him back to the minors.
Melvin Mora is 100% to blame for the blunder that happened in the 9th inning last night. Corey Patterson, Juan Samuel, Sam Perlozzo, nor the Orioles Bird had any idea that he was going to bunt. After all, he is leading the team in RBI