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O's use back-to-back HRs to take down A's

O's use back-to-back HRs to take down A's

ESPN.com Updated Apr 27, 2013
Nick Markakis and Adam Jones hit back-to-back home runs in the fourth inning, Chris Tillman pitched six innings for his first win of the season and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Oakland Athletics 7-3 on Saturday.
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  • Trio of homers lifts Orioles over Athletics

    Trio of homers lifts Orioles over Athletics

    MLB.com Apr 27, 2013
    Nick Markakis and Adam Jones hit back-to-back home runs in the fourth inning and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Athletics, 7-3, Saturday for their first series win in Oakland in nearly six years
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  • Chen goes eight scoreless as Orioles top A's

    Chen goes eight scoreless as Orioles top A's

    MLB.com Apr 27, 2013
    Wei-Yin Chen yielded just two hits over eight scoreless innings and Steve Pearce hit a key RBI single in the seventh as the Orioles topped the A's, 3-0, on Friday at the O.co Coliseum.
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Sports Columnists

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