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Schmuck: The pitching duel that defined the Orioles' Dan Duquette era

Schmuck: The pitching duel that defined the Orioles' Dan Duquette era

While we’re all riding the Oriole emotional express and trying to figure out whether their improved playoff prospects are real or imagined, let’s take this opportunity to ponder a moment in time that might’ve truly defined the Dan Duquette era.

It was Tuesday night’s late game against the Los Angeles Angels and if you can’t stay up well past midnight to watch baseball on a weeknight, you probably didn’t see the impressive pitching duel between Orioles newcomer Jeremy Hellickson and recently departed Orioles pitching prospect Parker Bridwell.

Both pitched well and Bridwell won an old-school, low-scoring baseball game that also featured solid...

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