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White Sox win with eighth-inning double, home run-saving catch as O's offense continues to sputter

White Sox win with eighth-inning double, home run-saving catch as O's offense continues to sputter

The Orioles had already shown once how one swing could sweep away several games worth of frustrating at-bats, but in the top of the ninth inning Saturday afternoon, White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia wasn’t going to let another lead slip away. After the Orioles ended their 26-inning scoring drought on Manny Machado’s game-tying, two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning, the Orioles fell behind again by allowing a run in the bottom half of that inning. Down to their second-to-last out, Orioles right fielder Chris Davis sent a ball deep to right field off White Sox closer David Robertson — an almost-certain game-tying homer — but Garcia tracked...

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