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Rays' Colome outduels Orioles' Gausman in doubleheader opener
Rays' Colome outduels Orioles' Gausman in doubleheader opener

In a battle of minor league pitchers promoted for the afternoon game of Friday’s day-night doubleheader, the Tampa Bay Rays’ Alex Colome bested the Orioles’ Kevin Gausman. And it wasn’t close. Colome (1-0), who has spent much of the season with Triple-A Durham, flummoxed the Orioles after a shaky first inning as the Rays cruised to a 5-2 win before an announced 15,614 at Camden Yards. In his first major league start of the year, the right-hander allowed just two hits and exited with a four-run lead in the sixth. “He’s just got good stuff,” center fielder Adam Jones said. “Didn’t feel overpowering or anything, just made some good...

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