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Orioles-Yankees: Luke Scott, O’s Come Back Against Mariano Rivera, Win in Extras

Baltimore Orioles entered the bottom of the ninth inning against the New York Yankees behind by one.

The great Mariano Rivera awaited on the mound at Camden Yards, having never before in his career blown two saves in the month of September.

Baltimore was believed to have the steepest of uphill climbs ahead of them, but Luke Scott broke through.

The power hitter did what many of the Orioles have done during Buck Showalter’s short tenure at the helm: Deliver.

The 32-year-old, who entered the game as a pinch hitter in the seventh, led off the ninth, took Rivera’s famed and relatively unhittable cut fastball high for ball one, but then laced a second, which fluttered into his wheelhouse, over the high right field ...

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