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This Week in Baltimore Sports History: Orioles take the long route to loss against Phillies

This Week in Baltimore Sports History: Orioles take the long route to loss against Phillies

June 27, 2003: In the third-longest game in Orioles’ history (5 hours, 41 minutes) the Philadelphia Phillies win, 4-2, in 17 innings at Camden Yards. A three-run home run by Jason Michaels off reliever Omar Daal wins the game.

June 27, 1985: The Orioles acquire Alan Wiggins, a talented but drug-troubled second baseman from the San Diego Padres, for two minor leaguers. In 2½ years here, Wiggins hits .256, riles teammates and rankles fans with his halfhearted play.

June 24, 1960: Trailing 5-0, the Orioles chip away with single runs in the final six innings to defeat the Athletics, 6-5,...

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