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Orioles observations on road trip, Adam Jones, Miguel Gonzalez, fan support

Orioles observations on road trip, Adam Jones, Miguel Gonzalez, fan support

While playing on the West Coast offers its share of obstacles – among them getting used to the three-hour time difference and the initial fatigue of a cross-country flight – sometimes coming out West can be just what a team needs.

Whether it benefits the Orioles is still to be seen, but after winning both games of a brief two-game series in San Diego, they’re off to a promising start.

The Orioles have played well on the road this season, and sometimes getting away can relieve some pressure.

I’d probably be writing otherwise if the Orioles dropped their first two games of the eight-game West Coast road trip, but their 10-3 win over the Padres on...

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