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Jason Hammel ejected after giving up three HRs in Orioles' 10-3 loss to Tigers
Jason Hammel ejected after giving up three HRs in Orioles' 10-3 loss to Tigers

The debate whether right-hander Jason Hammel intentionally threw at Detroit Tigers left fielder Matt Tuiasosopo's head was markedly one-sided in both clubhouses following the the Orioles' ugly 10-3 loss Saturday. Both dugouts agreed that Hammel had no intent to harm Tuiasosopo in the fourth inning of Saturday's game. The umpires didn't entirely disagree, but claimed that Hammel — intentionally or not — forced them to prevent a wild game from getting out of hand. After allowing three consecutive solo home runs to the Tigers in the fourth inning, Hammel's next pitch — an 82-mph slider — sailed out of his hand and toward Tuiasosopo's...

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