Alex Cobb was the Ace the Orioles paid him to be all those many years ago. He left the game after five and a third innings. He allowed a solo homer. His final line was one run with four hits and no walks. He struck out six and threw seventy eight pitches. He was credited with the all important pitching win.
Paul Fry was the bad man behind blue eyes. He allowed a run before being bailed out by Miguel Castro.
The later bullpen of Richard Bleier and Mychal Givens pitched without score for the final three innings.
Hanser Alberto doubled and singled twice.
Anthony Santander doubled and Renato Nunez drove in two runs.
Santander had a throwing error and Alberto blundered on the bases.