For a second straight night, the Orioles bats came alive late for an improbable come-from-behind win to stun the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates, 9-6, in 11 innings.
Two innings after he tied the game with a pinch-hit, two-run home run with two outs in the ninth, rookie Trey Mancini hit a three-run home run to end the game in the 11th.
“That was definitely something I wasn’t expecting before the game tonight, but again, baseball is a game where you never know what can happen,” Mancini said.
Said manager Buck Showalter: “There will be a lot of things forgotten because of Trey’s contributions, but that was big. Big.”
In total, the Orioles hit three home runs after the...