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  • Oct
    08

    A Chen Among Men - Never Surrender 10/8 Orioles Win 3-2 ALDS GAME Two

    Written by Michael Williams

    Wei_Yin Chen vs. Andy Pettitte.

     

    McLouth LF
    Hardy SS
    Davis RF
    Jones CF
    Wieters C
    Reynolds 1B
    Thome DH
    Machado 3B
    Andino 2B

    Chen P

    Derek Jeter SS, Ichiro Suzuki LF, Alex Rodriguez 3B, Robinson Cano 2B, Nick Swisher RF, Mark Teixeira 1B, Russell Martin C, Curtis Granderson CF, Eduardo Nunez DH, (Andy Pettitte P)

    A crowd of over 48 thousand crazed Oriole fans watched a great outing from Chen. He overcame two errors and a missed tag at the plate and still kept the Yankees to two runs, only one earned and thre 112 pitches.

    A two out rally by the Orioles, who trailed by one in the third inning, was capped by a Chris Davis single that plated Robert Andino and Nate McLouth.

    Matt Wieters doubled and Mark Rynolds singled for the third run in the sixth.

    A Nunez double and Jeter single tightened th game up in the seventh. Brilliant pitching by Darren O'Day and Brian Matusz handed the game off to last nights's goat Jim Johnson and he finished off the top of the Yankees' lineup by stinking out Alex Rodriguez to save the game.

    The crowd went wild.

    The Orioles head to New York tied with the Yankees, one a piece, in a best of five series that resumes Wednesday.

    Orioles win at home 3-2

    Box Score

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