There are not a lot of Orioles producing quality stats so far. It's a short list.
But pitcher Jason Berken is on it.
In a mild surprise, Berken made the Opening Day staff as a long reliever. After going 6-12, 6.54 in 24 starts in 2009, this role is new to him.
In 69 career minor league outings, the 2006 sixth-round draft pick made 66 starts.
Last Tuesday, Berken pitched a scoreless inning vs. Tampa, then Wednesday, after Brad Bergesen's early exit, Berken pitched five innings of...