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Matt Wieters delivers late with sweep-clinching homer as Orioles edge Pirates, 6-5, in 10 innings
Matt Wieters delivers late with sweep-clinching homer as Orioles edge Pirates, 6-5, in 10 innings

Orioles third baseman Manny Machado received a standing ovation upon his season debut Thursday night at Camden Yards, but it was the team’s veteran stars who brought them back from a 4-0 deficit for a 6-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Catcher Matt Wieters led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a walk-off home run down the right-field line to give the Orioles a doubleheader and series sweep early Friday morning before what remained of an announced 28,290 at Camden Yards. Wieters had a pair of hits and two RBIs in the win, outfielder Nick Markakis hit his second home run in as many games in a two-hit performance, and Adam Jones, Nelson Cruz and J.J. Hardy had two hits apiece...

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