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After staying in rain and heat, closer Zach Britton stays cool on the mound

After staying in rain and heat, closer Zach Britton stays cool on the mound

With his teammates killing time inside the clubhouse during a 1-hour, 38-minute rain delay Wednesday night, Orioles closer Zach Britton remained in the bullpen, waiting out the weather for his opportunity to close out a 6-4 win over the Texas Rangers at Camden Yards. Britton had just started warming up in the bottom of the eighth when the game was delayed with the Orioles needing just three outs for the victory. Instead of staying dry -- and cool -- inside the Orioles clubhouse, Britton remained in the bullpen beyond the left-center field fence with bullpen coach Dom Chiti and bullpen catcher Jett Ruiz. “It’s warm out there, it’s cold in here,” Britton said....

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