With one swing, Hyun Soo Kim changed the complexion of the Orioles’ series in Toronto.
The Orioles were well on their way to falling into a tie for the second AL wild-card spot. Instead, they still have a legitimate chance to actually host the wild-card game on Tuesday.
A win in Thursday’s series finale would mean the Orioles leave Canada tied with the Blue Jays for the first wild-card spot. And with four games left in the season, they now lead the Detroit Tigers by one game and the Seattle Mariners by two.
All thanks for Kim’s two-run, pinch-hit homer in the top of the ninth off Toronto closer Roberto Osuna. It gave the Orioles a 3-2 comeback...