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Christopher Horner - Pirates catcher Russell Martin blocks a pitch during a game against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Christopher Horner</em></div>Pirates catcher Russell Martin blocks a pitch during a game against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
- Pirates first baseman Matt Hague doubles in front of Orioles catcher Matt Wieters on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
Pirates first baseman Matt Hague doubles in front of Orioles catcher Matt Wieters on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates catcher Russell Martin plays against the Orioles on Sunday March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Christopher Horner  |  Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates catcher Russell Martin plays against the Orioles on Sunday March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
Christopher Horner - Pirates catcher Russell Martin talks to pitcher Gerrit Cole on the mound during a game against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Christopher Horner</em></div>Pirates catcher Russell Martin talks to pitcher Gerrit Cole on the mound during a game against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
Christopher Horner - Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole walks from the mound after giving up a two-run home run against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Christopher Horner</em></div>Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole walks from the mound after giving up a two-run home run against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
Christopher Horner - Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Christopher Horner</em></div>Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole delivers during against the Orioles on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Fla.

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Sunday, March 10, 2013, 7:27 p.m.
 

MONDAY'S game

ORIOLES at PIRATES, 1:05 p.m.

McKechnie Field, Bradenton

Radio: MLB.com

Pirates starter: LHP Jeff Locke

Orioles starter: LHP Zach Britton

SUNDAY'S results

pIRATES 5, orioles 2

Pirates starter: RHP Gerrit Cole 4 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO, 1 HR

Orioles starter: RHP Miguel Gonzalez 2 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 2 SO

PIRATES 7, TWINS 4

Pirates starter: RHPJonathan Sanchez 2 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO

Twins starter: RHP Liam Hendriks 3 IP, 3 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO, 3 HR

Sanchez long balls: Three guys with the last name Sanchez started for the Pirates against the Twins and ended up with home runs on their stat lines. Catcher Tony Sanchez and first baseman Gaby Sanchez each hit a home run, and starting pitcher Jonathan Sanchez allowed one.

Stock up: The bullpen pitched six scoreless innings against the Orioles and 4 13 against the Twins. Of the 10 relievers used between the two games Sunday, only Stolmy Pimentel allowed a run (two runs, one earned, on three hits in 2 23 innings).

Stock down: Maybethe anthem singer in Sarasota had never seen the Orioles play before. When the crowd yelled “O” she seemed so caught off guard that she practically laughed through the rest of the anthem.

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