Deep Impact



Orioles 12, Red Sox 5 : Deep Impact – The Orioles go deep 5 times, as Trey Mancini hits a pair of longballs, connecting on a solo shot (#1) & is followed up by Jonathan Schoop (#1) as the pair goes back to back in a 6-run 1st inning, all against Red Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright. Manny Machado also doubles home the first run of the game in the inning. Adam Jones tees off against Wright in the 2nd (#2) on a mammoth shot to left & Chris Davis also takes Wright deep to right center. (#2) to make it 8-0 after 2. Mancini homers for the second time (#2) in the 3rd to make it 9-0, but Ubaldo Jimenez can’t even make it through 5 innings & is pulled after just 4 1/3. He allows 5 runs on 8 hits, walking 2 & striking out just 1. C Wellington Castillo doubles to right in the 7th & scores on a base hit by Schoop to cap the scoring. Baltimore splits the short 2 game series in Boston & will now head to Toronto for 4.
Bal (5-2) Bos (4-4)
WP : Givens (2-0)
LP : Wright (0-1).
GO O’S!! #BlastingOff