Mark Reynolds

Orioles earn 10th road win of year by outlasting rain and Nationals, 3-0, on five-hitter

Orioles earn 10th road win of year by outlasting rain and Nationals, 3-0, on five-hitter

On the eve of the longest day of the summer, the Orioles actually had occasion to enjoy one of the longest nights they'll face all season, a 3-0 win over the host Washington Nationals that was interrupted by a two-hour, 43-minute rain delay.

“I'm glad that we actually kept the game going,” said first baseman Mark Trumbo, whose second-inning home run staked the Orioles to an early lead in a game that ended well after midnight. “I think had we not been able to, it might have been a wash. But you know, it ended up being pretty big for us.”

Trumbo's two-run home run, his fifth of the year, came after a rare bunt hit from Jonathan Schoop early in the second inning. It ultimately...

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