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Jones' homer in 15th gives Orioles 4-3 win over Royals
Jones' homer in 15th gives Orioles 4-3 win over Royals

Adam Jones stepped up the plate for his seventh at-bat Wednesday night with the voices of the hecklers around home plate ringing in his ears. With Kauffman Stadium emptied out from 15 innings of baseball, he could hear the Royals fans reminding him of his previous six hitless at-bats, including two strikeouts. It was his three failed attempts with runners in scoring position that irked the Orioles center fielder the most, ones that could have had him and his teammates back in their hotel beds hours earlier. Jones had had enough. And the Orioles — going to extra innings for the third time in their past four road games — came up with a familiar ending. Jones — making a...

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