Saint Louis and Hawaii Pacific alum Rico Garcia made his return to the MLB on Sunday for the Baltimore Orioles.
In a 9-5 win against the Los Angeles Angels, Garcia tossed one inning, allowing a two-run home run to Max Stassi but maintaining the Baltimore lead in the eighth inning.
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The Orioles selected Garcia‘s contract prior to Sunday’s game.
Garcia had previously pitched for the Norfolk Tides, the Triple-A affiliate of the Orioles, before Sunday.
Garcia has also appeared in the MLB for the Colorado Rockies in 2019 and the San Francisco Giants in 2021.