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Brian Matusz tossed for using 'foreign substance,' then Orioles lose to Marlins in 13 innings, 1-0

Brian Matusz tossed for using 'foreign substance,' then Orioles lose to Marlins in 13 innings, 1-0

Orioles right-hander Mike Wright delivered his second straight scoreless start to begin his major league career Saturday. But it ended up an afterthought in a 13-inning, 1-0 loss to the Miami Marlins that featured another sparkling big league debut by an Orioles pitcher and the startling ejection of lefty Brian Matusz for having a "foreign substance" on his right forearm. Wright threw seven scoreless innings, bringing his total to 14 1/3 as a major leaguer, but he might have been upstaged by another dart-throwing rookie. U.S. Naval Academy alumnus Oliver Drake made his major league debut and threw three scoreless innings, struck out Giancarlo Stanton and made an...

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