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Justin Wilson
Pitching dominates as Orioles and Pirates play to 10-inning scoreless tie
Pitching dominates as Orioles and Pirates play to 10-inning scoreless tie

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles right-hander Jake Arrieta and Pirates left-hander Jonathan Sanchez dueled into the late innings on Thursday night with neither starter allowing a run. Arrieta – who emerged as the front runner for the team’s open No. 5 starter position – pitched six scoreless innings in an eventual scoreless 10-inning tie with Pittsburgh. Arrieta stranded five runners in scoring position and escaped two-on, one-out jams in both the fourth and fifth innings. Sanchez held the Orioles to two hits – both of them singles by third baseman Manny Machado – in five innings. The Orioles had the best opportunity to score in the bottom of the ninth with...

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