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1 year 44 weeks ago

So your bullpen just blew a five-run lead in the top of the 8th inning. No worries.

Adam Jones leads off the bottom of the inning.

Bam! One-run lead.

Matt Wieters hits a line drive single to right field. Up comes Mark Reynolds, who has hit seven home runs in the past seven games, including one earlier in the game.

Bam! Three-run lead.

After a pitching change, DH Chris Davis steps to the plate.

Bam! Four-run lead.

With that the Orioles and Yankees are now tied atop the AL East Division with identical 77-60 records. Game two of this four-game series takes place tomorrow evening. Phil Hughes  (13-12, 4.18) starts on the mound for the Yankees against Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen (12-8, 3.79).

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1 year 44 weeks ago
So your bullpen just blew a five-run lead in the top of the 8th inning. No worries. Adam Jones leads off the bottom of the inning. Bam! One-run lead. Matt Wieters hits a line drive single to right field. Up comes Mark Reynolds, who has hit seven home runs in the past seven games, including one... Read more.
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