Chris Landers | September 21, 2016
On Sunday, Trey Mancini finally got the call: The Orioles had decided to call up their No. 5 prospect as part of roster expansion.
Then, just a couple days later, Buck Showalter penciled Mancini into the lineup for his MLB debut ... against the division-leading Red Sox, in the heat of a pennant race.
How did the rookie respond to the pressure? Oh, nothing, he just made his first career hit a solo homer: