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Scott Elarton

Orioles top Phillies, 1-0

Orioles top Phillies, 1-0

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Orioles’ splendid spring pitching continued Saturday afternoon, and the offense provided just enough firepower for a win. Left-hander Brian Matusz threw four scoreless innings in a 1-0 Grapefruit League win over the Phillies at Bright House Field, allowing just three hits and striking out four with no walks. “He threw the ball well,” Showalter said. “His tempo was up. He was throwing the ball downhill. That’s good. “There was a lot of room for improvement from his last outing,” he added. “We’ll see. Each one is another step for him. It’s a good one for him.” Right-hander Alfredo Simon...