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Steve Pearce's early slam, J.J. Hardy's late single help O's wait out weather for 5-4 win

Steve Pearce's early slam, J.J. Hardy's late single help O's wait out weather for 5-4 win

When shortstop J.J. Hardy’s game-winning single skipped up the middle and into center field in the eighth inning Thursday against the Seattle Mariners, afternoon had already turned into evening and about 4½ hours had passed since the Orioles scored their previous run. The Orioles’ 5-4 victory over the Mariners was no doubt a grind. A 2-hour, 5-minute rain delay has sucked the air out of Camden Yards. When play resumed, the Orioles allowed the Mariners back into the game, their three-run lead quickly vanishing. It wasn’t the Orioles’ best-played game of the season, but the Orioles persevered with a much-needed victory and a series win over the Mariners. ...

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