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Brad Bergesen kept the O’s in it early, but after a late game surge by the Rays, it was Nick Green who came up big in the 9th.
After an early lead in the 1st inning, Orioles pitching fell apart later in the game as Derrek Lee made his Orioles debut.
The Orioles couldn’t get comfortable in the box, putting up only one hit against the Yankees as the New York bats beat up O’s pitching all night.
While the Orioles were able to put up eight runs on the day, that number was no match for the Astros, who shut down Orioles pitching today with fourteen of their own.
With hits coming from eleven different Orioles behind the steady pitching of Jake Arrieta, Buck’s Birds fought hard to get the W over the Pirates.
Holding onto a 3-2 lead entering the 9th inning, Rule 5 Draft pick Adrian Rosario couldn’t keep up for the Birds, letting the Phillies win in walkoff fashion.
In the first of two games today, the Orioles battled with the Red Sox on the road, eventually losing on a walkoff single by Yamaico Navarro.
After a first inning run followed by two RBIs in separate innings from 2B Nishioka, the Orioles’ bats were unable to score off of Twins’ pitching for second straight meeting.
Powered by two big homeruns off the bats of Nolan Reimold and Jake Fox, the Orioles arms held steady as the Birds improve to 4-1 this spring.