Orioles-Blue Jays games in Toronto no longer your typical slugfests

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Orioles recap: Wieters homers twice, Jimenez strong again in 11-3 win over Tigers

Orioles recap: Wieters homers twice, Jimenez strong again in 11-3 win over Tigers

Both the Orioles and Tigers spent all day cooped up in their respective clubhouses as rain threatened Detroit all Saturday afternoon. Once they were let outside for some baseball, it seems the Orioles appreciated that reprieve much more than their hosts.

Center fielder Adam Jones homered on the first pitch of the game, and the Orioles rolled to an 11-3 win to move a game ahead of the Tigers for the second American League wild card before 36,634 at Comerica Park.

“Well, we were in a little bit of a delay, and I didn’t want to delay the game anymore or delay the process of this game,” Jones said. “I’ve been fined more than anybody in baseball...

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