Chris Tillman shies away from talking about his accomplishments this season because he doesn't want to give the inclination that he's satisfied with the steps he has taken.
He had a remarkable second half, continued his emergence as a leader in the Orioles starting rotation and continued to gain the confidence of manager Buck Showalter.
Tillman admits he's much more comfortable on the mound than he is talking about himself. And he knows success is fleeting over a long baseball season. To Tillman, it wasn't that long ago when he went through a rough patch of early-season struggles that had him re-examining his approach and searching for answers.
Ahead is a new,...