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After giving up run in top of 9th, Orioles rally for 3-2 win over New York Yankees
After giving up run in top of 9th, Orioles rally for 3-2 win over New York Yankees

In front of a packed house and a national television audience, Sunday evening at Camden Yards was supposed to belong to Derek Jeter and Francis Scott Key, perhaps in that order. But infielder Kelly Johnson, an Oriole for roughly two weeks, ignited his own impromptu celebration in the bottom of the ninth inning with a walk-off double to give the Orioles a 3-2 win over the New York Yankees. The victory reduced the Orioles’ magic number for winning the American League East division to three. “It feels like a first-place team -- bounced around just a little bit now, and you just kind of get a feel that it’s meant to be,” said Johnson, who was acquired by the Orioles...

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