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Orioles avoid being no-hit on a rainy night but are routed by Astros, 10-2

1 month ago   |   By The Washington Post

Maikel Franco's home run in the eighth inning at Camden Yards averts bid by Houston pitchers.
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Franco's HR in 8th breaks up Houston's bid for no-hitter

Franco's HR in 8th breaks up Houston's bid for no-hitter

1 month ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

BALTIMORE - Maikel Franco hit a two-run homer with one out in the eighth inning, denying the Houston Astros in their attempt to throw a combined no-hitter Monday night at Baltimore.
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Orioles nearly no-hit in 10-2 loss to Astros; Maikel Franco's home run in eighth inning averts bid

1 month ago   |   By Baltimore Sun

Franco, who stayed alive with two strikes and two outs when a breaking ball a few inches in the strike zone was called a ball, launched the Orioles' first hit of the game into their bullpen to spare their blushes in a 10-2 loss to the Houston Astros before 7,414 fans at Camden Yards that had a chance to be the wrong kind of memorable but instead goes into the overflowing bucket of lopsided losses.
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