Orioles walk off with an encore

Hernandez's homer in 9th breaks tie, follows Mora's game-winner Thursday

Orioles 6 Angels 5

April 15, 2006|By CHILDS WALKER | CHILDS WALKER,SUN REPORTER

Ramon Hernandez stood stock still and flipped his bat aside, confident that he had just become the Orioles' second ninth-inning hero in as many nights.

But as the ball arced toward the left-field wall, manager Sam Perlozzo had his doubts. Last night's back-and-forth affair with the Los Angeles Angels had been so crazy that he wouldn't have been shocked if Hernandez's blast had fallen short.

Angels@Orioles Today, 4:35 p.m., Ch. 13, 1090 AM Starters: Angels' Bartolo Colon (0-1, 12.86) vs. Orioles' Erik Bedard (2-0, 2.25)

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