Will Ohman retired both batters he faced, with one strikeout, after replacing Brian Matusz. He still hasn’t allowed a run in six appearances.
Jim Johnson, who allowed three runs and nine hits in 3 2/3 innings before tonight, walked a batter and struck out two in a scoreless seventh.
The Phillies still don’t have a hit as we enter the top of the eighth with the Orioles leading, 2-0.
Update: John Mayberry Jr. singled off Dennis Sarfate with one out in the eighth inning to end the Orioles’ no-hit bid.
Matusz’s ERA is down to 2.51.
Josh Bell had two hits tonight before Scott Moore pinch-ran for him.
Nolan Reimold reached on an error tonight, but he’s 0-for-19 this spring.
Justin Turner replaced Ty Wigginton at second base and led off the top of the eighth with a single.
Former Oriole Danys Baez allowed two hits in a scoreless top of the seventh. He hasn’t permitted a run in six innings this spring.