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More bad baserunning just robbed Nick Markakis of another RBI.

Three nights after Adam Jones didn't score from third on Markakis' groundball to the right side, Corey Patterson didn't come home on Markakis' liner to right field.

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Patterson obviously thought the ball was going to drop in so instead of tagging up, he broke for home. The only problem was Royals' right fielder David DeJesus made a diving catch on the ball, and Patterson didn't have enough time to go back to third and tag before coming home.

Patterson did score when Ty Wigginton grounded out to second base, tying the game at two.

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Patterson walked, stole second and then went to third on catcher Jason Kendall's errant throw. He has two stolen bases now, tying Brian Roberts and Julio Lugo for the team lead.

For comparison, Royals leadoff man Scott Podsednik stole his 14th base earlier today, which is three more than the Orioles have as a team.

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