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Orioles bang 8 HRs in 19-3 rout of Phillies

Orioles bang 8 HRs in 19-3 rout of Phillies

BALTIMORE (AP) — Just when it seems as if the Philadelphia Phillies couldn't get any lower, they go and match a team mark for futility that had stood for 132 years. The Phillies yielded eight home runs, summoned right fielder Jeff Francoeur to throw a couple of innings and stumbled to a 19-3 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night. The defeat sealed the Phillies' first winless road trip of at least eight games since an 0-9 run in August 1883, their inaugural season. Philadelphia hosts the Orioles on Wednesday after going 0-8 in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and Baltimore. “Worst road trip I've ever been on as far as just the way we lost games,”...