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Wade Miley shows he's ready for the season with longest outing of spring in 5-4 Orioles win

Wade Miley shows he's ready for the season with longest outing of spring in 5-4 Orioles win

Wade Miley entered his final spring training start Tuesday needing to prove to Buck Showalter he was physically ready for the season.

Miley had thrown just nine Grapefruit League innings going into Tuesday’s road game against the Atlanta Braves at Champion Stadium. He left his second spring start after just one inning after getting hit by a pitch, and because of an extended battle with the flu that scratched him from a mid-March start, he went two weeks between pitching in a Grapefruit League game before Tuesday’s start.

Showalter hoped to get four innings from Miley, and a hot, sticky day at Disney’s Wide World of Sports offered a test in...

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