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Orioles refuse to let Red Sox play spoiler, cruising to 9-1 victory
Orioles refuse to let Red Sox play spoiler, cruising to 9-1 victory

On the first anniversary of the Orioles' memorable Game 162 walk-off win over the Boston Red Sox, it was evident how much these teams have gone in opposite directions. In some ways, that night a year ago marked a rebirth of baseball in Baltimore as the Orioles played the role of spoiler, doing their part in Boston's historic collapse. To most inside the Orioles clubhouse, that day is history. They still respect what that night meant, but these Orioles are in a much different place this September. And on Friday night, the O's opened their three game series with the Red Sox certain to not allow Boston to play spoiler. Right-hander Chris Tillman, who was bypassed for the...

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