Giant Killers

Orioles 9, Giants 6 : Giant Killers – The O’s use 3 long balls to rally from a 5-0 1st inning deficit to come back & win @ home. Andrew Cashner gives up 5 runs in the 1st but still manages to go 5 innings & pick up the win as the O’s counter w/ 6 in the bottom of the inning to take the lead. Dwight Smith Jr. hits his 1st career Grand Slam (#10) to cap the 1st inning rally, Trey Mancini hits a 2-run blast (#11) in the 2nd & Renato Nunez adds a solo shot (#14) to add another run in the 7th, he drives in 2 in the game. Nunez has homered in 7 of his last 11 games & is the team’s homerun leader. Jonathan Villar has 2 hits & scores twice for the O’s & former Oriole Mike Yastrzemski homers (#1) to tie it in the 2nd for the Giants in the loss. Baltimore improves to 8-21 @ home & will look to keep the momentum going today.
Bal (18-39) SF (22-34)
WP : Cashner (6-2)
LP : Pomeranz (1-6)
S : Bleier (2).
GO O’S!!