Orioles manager Buck Showalter often talks about the importance of separating emotion from every play of a baseball game — every pitch, every swing, every catch.

But the swing of emotion the Orioles rode Saturday night — seeing right fielder Nick Markakis come out of the game after he was hit by a pitch in the left hand, then hearing that their leadoff hitter will miss at least six weeks with a broken left thumb — was tough for even a veteran manager like Showalter to compartmentalize.