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Maybe the Orioles aren't getting outplayed today, but they definitely are getting out-guessed. Brian Roberts had third base stolen easily with one out in the seventh and Nick Markakis behind him at first base, so A's catcher Landon Powell simply gunned Markakis at second help reliever Craig Breslow get out of another jam.

If Markakis stays put, the O's have the tying run at third with one out, just as they did in the sixth inning when Ty Wigginton popped out and Cesar Izturis struck out. The O's have had some big hits today, but they continue to come up empty in key RISP situations.

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