Royals-Orioles delayed by rain in 3rd inning

Royals-Orioles delayed by rain in 3rd inning

BALTIMORE -- Wednesday's Royals-Orioles game was delayed by rain with two out and none on in the top of the third inning.

The Orioles were leading, 3-0, thanks in part to a two-run home run from Caleb Joseph in the second inning.

Left-hander Jason Vargas started for the Royals, while right-hander Jeremy Hellickson started for the O's.

Jeffrey Flanagan has covered the Royals since 1991, and for MLB.com since 2015. Follow him on Twitter @FlannyMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.