(ARLINGTON, Texas) — The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Texas Rangers 5-1, advancing to play the New York Yankees in the ALDS.
Four different Orioles knocked in the teams five runs in the win.
“It’s a group of 25 that all believe in each other.” Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, who had one of the five Orioles RBIs, said. “We all come through. I mean every other night someone else is coming through for us.”
The Orioles never trailed, and starter Joe Saunders allowed only one run in 5 2/3 innings.
Next up for Baltimore, the New York Yankees. Game 1 is Sunday in Baltimore. First pitch is scheduled for approximately 6:07 PM ET.
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Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN Newswire