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Hyun Soo Kim hits huge home run in ninth to boost Orioles to 3-2 win over Blue Jays

Hyun Soo Kim hits huge home run in ninth to boost Orioles to 3-2 win over Blue Jays

Hyun Soo Kim has hit 148 career home runs, all but six coming in the Korean Baseball Organization, but his two-run, pinch-hit homer in the top of the ninth inning at the Rogers Centre on Wednesday night – a blast that gave the reeling Orioles a much-needed 3-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays – was without a doubt the biggest.

“First,” Kim said through interpreter Danny Lee when asked how where it ranked. “It’s No. 1…No. 1.”

Kim — the Korean import whose spring training struggles had the Orioles trying to send him to the minors to open the year — might have saved the Orioles' season by coming off the bench and giving...

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