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Twins outlast Orioles, 6-5, in hard-hitting first game of doubleheader

Twins outlast Orioles, 6-5, in hard-hitting first game of doubleheader

The ball was carrying well at Camden Yards on Saturday afternoon, which was a good-news, bad-news story for the Orioles in the first game of a rare single-admission doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins.

The O’s took advantage of the mild jet stream that pushed long fly balls toward the left field bleachers, hitting three home runs off Minnesota ace Jose Berrios. But the Twins were on the same flight plan and parlayed a two-homer performance by Eddie Rosario into a 6-5 victory in the rain-postponed series opener.

It was another game in which the young Orioles showed their mettle and long-suffering first baseman Chris Davis delivered his second multi-hit performance of the...

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