Orioles 8 Marlins 5: Fried Fish

The Orioles overcome a shaky outing from Ubaldo Jimenez, rally from an early 3-0 defecit to take the lead & eventually pull away to beat the Marlins Friday in Miami.

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Delmon Young got the rally started in the 5th inning with an RBI double off the wall in center. In the 6th, it was  a throwing error by Miami starter Henderson Alvarez that allowed the Orioles’s to tie the game at 3 while Caleb Joseph’s two-run single put the Orioles ahead to stay. Joseph & Jimmy Paredes have three hits a piece, Joseph drove in and scores two, Manny Machado provided two hits, including a two-run double in the 8th to give Baltimore some insurance. Dee Gordon stole four bases for Miami & Justin Bour homers (#2) off off Brad Brach in the 9th, but Zach Britton records the final out for the Save. Game 2 is tonight.

Bal (20-21) Mia (16-27)
WP : Tyler Wilson (1-0)
LP : Henderson Alvarez (0-4)
S : Zach Britton (10).

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