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Orioles manage to stay even at end of strange first month
Orioles manage to stay even at end of strange first month

In what likely has been one of the most trying periods of his career, Orioles manager Buck Showalter has attempted to deflect the spotlight away from him and his team. Yes, the Orioles made baseball history Wednesday by playing a game in front of no fans due to ongoing unrest in the city. Yes, they'll have a doubleheader on a May day off due to postponements Monday and Tuesday. Yes, their next three "home" games will be played in St. Petersburg, Fla. But Showalter scoffs at the idea that things are difficult for his crew. "To say something that we are going to go through on a baseball field playing in the big leagues is difficult is really insensitive to...

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