Nelson Cruz hit two of Baltimore’s season-high four home runs, Chris Davis and Matt Wieters also connected and the Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-8 Wednesday night.
Nelson Cruz celebrated his Orioles debut by hitting a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and Baltimore beat Jon Lester and the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox 2-1 Monday before an appreciative sellout crowd on opening day.
Now at 25 years old, Leonys Martin has to deal with an unenviable burden: replacing Josh Hamilton in the Rangers’ lineup.
Just 24 hours removed from being blindsided by a steroid scandal involving Nationals pitcher Gio Gonzalez, Washingtonians are eager to hear how likely a suspension could be for the 21-game winner. As Jon Heyman explained to Holden and Danny, the MLB doesn’t need much more to make a case against him.