Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman did not make it out of the fifth inning Sunday against Tampa Bay.
Insight: He allowed six runs (five earned) on nine hits and three walks over 4 2/3 innings. Tillman struck out seven and now has a 5.94 ERA.
5/7/2015 9:29:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman allowed four runs on 10 hits Thursday against the Yankees.
Insight: He last 5 2/3 innings and also walked three. Tillman struck out three and now has an ugly 6.25 ERA this season.
5/1/2015 9:49:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman allowed two earned run on three hits in seven innings against the Rays on Friday.
Insight: The problem was that Baltimore didn't score any runs for him. Tillman also struck out seven and walked two. He is 2-3 with a 6.23 ERA.
4/23/2015 8:40:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman was not sharp Thursday versus Toronto.
Insight: He gave up seven runs on five hits and five walks over 4 1/3 innings of work. Tillman struck out three and now has a 7.58 ERA.
4/18/2015 6:37:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman pitched well Saturday against the Red Sox.
Insight: Tillman went 5 1/3 innings and allowed one run on six hits and two walks, while striking out five. He totaled 105 pitches and now has a 5.52 ERA.
4/6/2015 6:50:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman had a solid Opening Day start, allowing just one run on four hits in 6 2/3 innings on Monday versus the Rays.
Insight: Tillman and the Orioles are flying under the radar heading into 2015, but Tillman showed why this no-named staff can still be dangerous. He also had four strikeouts and three walks.
10/11/2014 9:29:00 AM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman had a rough outing in Game 1 of the ALCS.
Insight: Tillman pitched 4 1/3 innings and allowed five runs on seven hits. He also walked two, struck out three and tossed up a home run to Alcides Escobar. Tillman will likely get the ball in Game 5 if necessary.
10/10/2014 10:06:00 AM
Description: Orioles Game 1 ALCS starter Chris Tillman was 1-0 against Kansas City during the regular season.
Insight: Tillman pitched a gem, a five-hit, one-walk shutout on May 16. He went just five innings in a win over Detroit in the ALDS so should be well rested.
10/9/2014 5:30:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman will start on Friday in Game 1 of the ALCS against the Royals.
Insight: That was everyone's best guess, but it was made official on Thursday. Tillman will face 'Big Game Shields' who has not had his best stuff in his two postseason starts for Kansas City. The Orioles have yet to announce a Game 2 starter.
10/2/2014 9:21:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman pitches well enough for win in ALDS Thursday.
Insight: He needed 95 pitches to get through five innings. Tillman allowed two runs on four hits and one walk, while striking out six. He gave up back-to-back homers in the second innind, but was able to settle down. It helped that Baltimore's offense broke out in the eight for a 12-3 victory. Wei-Yin Chen will start Game 2, and try to help give the Orioles a 2-0 series lead.
10/2/2014 10:42:00 AM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman has developed into a solid pitcher over the past three seasons, including 13-6 with a 3.34 ERA and 1.230 WHIP.
Insight: Tillman could be a little nervous early on as this will be his first major league postseason experience. He faced Detroit once this season, going 8 1/3 solid innings yielding five hits and one run in a victory.
9/23/2014 7:34:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman will start Game 1 of the ALDS according to the Baltimore Sun.
Insight: Tillman is 13-5 with a 3.26 ERA in 201 1/3 innings this year. He also leads the team with 146 strikeouts and has not lost since before the All-Star break.
9/20/2014 10:29:00 PM
Description: Baltimore gets another quality start from Chris Tillman.
Insight: Now at 13-5, with a 3.26 ERA, Tillman went seven innings of two-run ball, striking out six and walking two. He has rewarded fantasy owners, who took a flier on him late in drafts, in 2014.
9/9/2014 10:59:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman continued his strong second half, allowing one run on six hits in five innings in a victory against the Red Sox on Tuesday.
Insight: Tillman has not lost a game since July 12. On June 5, his ERA was 5.20. After Tuesday's start, Tillman's ERA dropped to 3.36. In his last 11 starts, he has not allowed more than three earned runs per appearance. He is 12-5 with 133 strikeouts and a 1.23 WHIP this year.
8/25/2014 10:20:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman has won four games and allowed just five runs in August.
Insight: Tillman allowed one unearned run on three hits in seven innings Monday against the Rays. He was 7-5 with a 3.97 ERA entering the month, but after going 4-0 with a 1.26 ERA and a 0.64 WHIP in his last five starts, he's now 11-5 with a 3.41 ERA.
8/19/2014 11:21:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman continued his excellent August Tuesday against the White Sox.
Insight: Tillman held Chicago to one run on three hits and struck out nine over eight innings. He's gone 3-0 with a 1.57 ERA and a 0.63 WHIP over four starts this month.
8/8/2014 10:23:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman won his second straight start Friday against St. Louis.
Insight: Tillman (9-5, 3.73 ERA) struck out seven and allowed two runs of four hits in 6 2/3 innings. The right-hander had a 5.20 ERA on June 5, but he's gone 4-3 with a 2.40 ERA and just five homers allowed in his last 12 starts. Tillman gave up 33 homers in 206 1/3 innings a season ago, but he's trimmed it to 15 in 149 2/3 innings this year.
8/3/2014 4:15:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman allowed just four hits and zero over seven scoreless innings Sunday against the Mariners
Insight: Tillman has yielded three earned runs or less in 11 consecutive starts to lower his once high ERA from 5.20 to 3.78.
6/22/2014 5:30:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Chris Tillman allowed just four hits over seven scoreless innings Sunday against the Yankees.
Insight: Tillman (4.45 ERA, 1.46 WHIP) has struck out just 5.93 batters per nine innings and walked 3.86 this season after posting a 7.81 K/9 and a 2.97 BB/9 last year. He's allowed far fewer home runs per nine innings (1.44 HR/9 in 2013, 0.99 HR/9 in 2014) but his ERA and FIP are both worse than 2013.
5/23/2014 7:57:00 PM
Description: Despite tweaking his groin Wednesday in a loss to Pittsburgh, Orioles manager Buck Showalter fully expects Chris Tillman to make his scheduled start Monday against the Brewers. SOURCE: Roch Kubatko, MASN
Insight: Until his last outing, Tillman had been pretty good this season, compiling a 3.34 ERA over his first nine starts. Tillman himself downplayed the injury, attributing Wednesday's meltdown to poor command. Check back before Monday just to make sure Tillman doesn't need his next start pushed back.