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After big night, new and old problems resurface for Orioles in 6-1 loss to Minnesota
After big night, new and old problems resurface for Orioles in 6-1 loss to Minnesota

In baseball, the effects of an erratic schedule can last for several days. Even though they beat the Twins on Friday night after consecutive rainouts, a doubleheader and an ensuing early-morning arrival in Minnesota, Orioles manager Buck Showalter wasn’t convinced that his well-used bullpen was back in order. Showalter hoped he could get a deep start from left-hander Wei-Yin Chen on Saturday following Ubaldo Jimenez’s 71/3-inning scoreless outing Friday’. Chen couldn’t provide that. Foiled by a high pitch count, he got through five innings but was unable to get an out in the sixth inning in a 6-1 loss to the Twins, ending his team’s three-game winning streak...

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