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The Orioles have taken a two-run lead in the 12th inning in a most unusual way. Danys Baez, who has pitched two scoreless innings, was allowed to hit for himself with two outs and legged out an infield hit for his first major league hit. Brian Roberts followed with a long line drive into the left field corner off Nationals reliever Kip Wells, who seemed to get a break when the ball bounced over the fence for a ground-rule double.

That left the Nats with a decision to make -- have the right-hander pitch to hot-hitting Adam Jones or walk him to create a force at every base and face Nick Markakis. There was really no right decision, since the Nats had no one left in the bullpen to create a lefty-lefty matchup for Nick. Jones, who seems to be hitting everything hard right now, laced a shot into the left field corner to score both runners. O's win, 4-2.

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Baez ended up getting the win and the winning run. How often does that happen?

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