Hernandez beats Tillman to be No. 5

Updated: March 30, 2010, 2:38 PM ET
Associated Press

SARASOTA, Fla. -- David Hernandez was named the fifth starter in the Baltimore Orioles' rotation Tuesday, a move that means 21-year-old Chris Tillman will be headed to the minor leagues.

Hernandez and Tillman both made their major league debuts last year with Baltimore. They were competing this spring to fill out the rotation behind Kevin Millwood, Jeremy Guthrie, Brad Bergesen and Brian Matusz.

The winner was Hernandez, mainly because he showed more control than his counterpart in ...

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