In their last game of the exhibition season in their first year at Ed Smith Stadium, the Orioles walked away a winner thanks to two players who will be keys for any potential success in 2010.
The Orioles beat the New York Mets 11-0 powered by third baseman and cleanup hitter Miguel Tejada's first homer of the spring, a grand slam in the fifth against Mets starter Jon Niese.
Tejada had three RBIs this spring, before topping that total with one swing. He added another RBI — his fifth of the day — with a double in the sixth. The Orioles also scored five runs in the sixth, led by Nolan Reimold's two-run homer against reliever Sean Green.
The game had been knotted in a...