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Orioles blow three-run lead in ninth inning, lose, 5-4, to Blue Jays in 10

Orioles blow three-run lead in ninth inning, lose, 5-4, to Blue Jays in 10

The Orioles were two outs away from a season-high third straight road win Thursday night, but all the good vibes built through 8½ innings against the Toronto Blue Jays came crashing down in the bottom of the ninth at Rogers Centre.

Rookie David Hess posted a quality start for the fourth time in five major league outings. Rookie Austin Wynns put him in line for the win with his first career big league homer, one of three homers on the night for the Orioles, a storybook script that played out until the bottom of the ninth.

That’s when right-handed reliever Brad Brach — used for the third straight day for just the second time this season — failed to hold a three-run...

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