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Bronx bomber: Pedro Álvarez hits grand slam in 14th to give Orioles 7-3 win over Yankees

Bronx bomber: Pedro Álvarez hits grand slam in 14th to give Orioles 7-3 win over Yankees

For 14 innings on a chilly Friday night, the Orioles and Yankees traded missed opportunities and denied each other in more spectacular fashion with each passing frame. As the hearty crowd in the Bronx grew restless, it took one of the city’s own, New York-raised slugger Pedro Álvarez, to send them home disappointed.

In the 14th inning, more than five hours after the game began, Álvarez broke a 3-3 deadlock with a grand slam to help the Orioles to a 7-3 win over the New York Yankees. With the blast, his first of the season, Álvarez helped the Orioles improve to 3-5 and turned what was always looming as a crushing loss in a season that’s already seen its fair...

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