SARASOTA, Fla. –
Hammel, making his second
Joyce hit a 2-0 fastball over the rightfield fence to give the Orioles a 1-0 lead.
"I don't really know these guys too much," who pitched for the Rays from 2006-'08 before going to Colorado. "It's changed since I've been with them, their lineup, so I learned something there. I'll work him in next time."
The only other baserunner against Hammel was
"It was definitely a step forward," Hammel said. "Fastball command was much better. That's my emphasis this spring and of the three innings, the first and the third were very good for me. The second, it seemed like I was working on my full counts but I wasn't. I feel that thinkgs are coming along. The curveball was working for me today and the change up too."