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Left-hander Vidal Nuno's contributions in Orioles' 6-3 win don't go unnoticed

Left-hander Vidal Nuno's contributions in Orioles' 6-3 win don't go unnoticed

The long reliever’s job is to keep a game within reach, and in Vidal Nuno’s previous five appearances this season, he didn’t have much of an opportunity to do that as he entered games either with the Orioles winning big or trailing by a bunch.

So entering Monday night’s eventual 6-3 Orioles win over the Tampa Bay Rays in the fourth inning with the Orioles down by two runs gave Nuno his first real chance to put out a fire.

Nuno met the challenge, stranding the bases loaded in relief of Ubaldo Jimenez by striking out Tampa Bay’s top-of-the order hitters, Corey Dickerson and Kevin Kiermaier, on his way to 2 2/3 innings of scoreless relief.

“Just coming in and do my job,”...

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