On a night when the Orioles and Los Angeles Angels combined for 10 home runs, Manny Machado would simply not be denied.
He homered in the third inning to chip away at an early five-run Angels lead, and homered again in the fifth to keep the Orioles moving in the right direction. So, what exactly did you expect when he came up with a the Orioles down two and the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth?
He hammered a one-out grand slam for his third home run of the night and the Orioles escaped with a 9-7 victory Friday night before 26,185 at Camden Yards.
“It’s always good when you get into a situation where you can put...