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Tyler Wilson to start Monday in Oakland; Tillman slated for Friday

Tyler Wilson to start Monday in Oakland; Tillman slated for Friday

Rookie right-hander Tyler Wilson is slated to make Monday’s spot start in Oakland in place of Chris Tillman, whose turn in the rotation will be skipped because of a left ankle injury. Wilson joined the club on Sunday and will travel with the team to the West Coast following today’s series finale against the Detroit Tigers. Tillman sprained his left ankle coming off the mound to cover first base on the final pitch of his outing on Wednesday. He has yet to test the ankle and has been receiving treatment. Orioles manager Buck Showalter said he’s still optimistic Tillman will avoid the disabled list. The Orioles hope Tillman will be able to start Friday in the...

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