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With a couple of RBIs and great defense, Travis Snider is driving force in O's win
With a couple of RBIs and great defense, Travis Snider is driving force in O's win

Travis Snider has made it clear since he was traded to the Orioles in January that he's not Nick Markakis. He's not trying to be Markakis or trying to replace Markakis. "I don't look at it as filling anybody's shoes," said Snider, who on Monday became the first Oriole besides Markakis to start in right field on Opening Day since 2006. "I understand what Nick was able to do here. As I've said before, he's a tremendous player. But the focus for us remains on the guys that are here and whatever we've got to do every night to win ballgames." Snider was the driving force in the Orioles' 6-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday...

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