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Chris Tillman builds on his road success as Orioles win for the first time in Houston
Chris Tillman builds on his road success as Orioles win for the first time in Houston

HOUSTON — Orioles right-hander Chris Tillman can't explain it; really there's not necessarily any logical reasoning for it. Maybe it's advanced maturity or improved focus or pure coincidence, but when Tillman takes the mound on the road this season — like he did Tuesday at Minute Maid Park in the Orioles' 4-1 victory over the Houston Astros — his team comes out on top. Five times Tillman has pitched in opposing parks this season, and five times the Orioles (33-25) have been victorious. He is 4-0 in those games. “It's not that I try harder on the road,” said Tillman, who allowed just one run in seven innings Tuesday and has a road...

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