Bryan Baker (4-3) faced three batters and pitched a scoreless ninth inning while recording two strikeouts Wednesday versus the Blue Jays. He surrounded zero hits and zero walks while earning the save in the 5-4 victory in game 1 of the doubleheader.
With Felix Bautista on the IL, Baker was granted the final save opportunity for the Orioles' 2022 season. The 27-year-old finished his 2022 campaign with a 3.49 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, and a 76/26 K/BB ratio across 66 games. Also, the reliever recorded nine holds in 69.2 innings pitched in 2022.