The 2019 Orioles and Openers The Orioles have long had a rotation problem. Last year, I looked at the Orioles continual need to find starting pitching. 2018 proved no exception, as the rotation ranks at the bottom of baseball by a number of measures. 2018 is also a season marked by great innovation in roster construction. We've seen the Angels… Written by Stephen Loftus. Posted 3 days ago in Baltimore Orioles.