Jordan Lyles

Orioles win on error in the 10th inning

Orioles win on error in the 10th inning

For the second time in as many days, the Orioles used some late-inning magic to extend the best record in the American League.

The Orioles strung together singles by center fielder Adam Jones and second baseman Jonathan Schoop in the bottom of the 10th inning, then Jones scored on a fielding error on a chopper back to pitcher Jordan Lyles to give the Orioles a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rockies Monday night at Camden Yards.

The victory was the Orioles’ (58-40) fifth five straight, and brought them to a season-high 18 games over .500.

“It’s good to get a win any way you get it this time of year — we’re right around 60-some-odd games left,” manager Buck Showalter said....