BRADENTON, Fla. - How many closers can float a knuckleball while recording a save? Eddie Gamboa registered one today in the Orioles' 7-6 victory over the Pirates at McKechnie Field. He picked off Chase d'Arnaud after a leadoff single and struck out former Oriole Robert Andino. Gamboa hasn't allowed a run in 4 2/3 innings over five appearances this spring. He's walked one and struck out six. Is manager Buck Showalter intrigued by the idea of a knuckleballing closer? "No," Showalter said. "I know who's ... read more
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