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Monday June 12, 1978
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The Orioles won their 11th consecutive game, 5-4, over the Mariners. The score was 4-4 in the seventh inning when the Birds broke through for the winning tally. A single by Billy Smith, sacrifice by Rick Dempsey and single by Larry Harlow provided the winning margin.

The Orioles had taken an early 4-0 lead on a three-run homer by Eddie Murray in the third and solo round-tripper by Ken Singleton in the sixth. The Mariners tied the score in the seventh on a three-run homer by John Hale and an RBI double by Craig Reynolds. [The Sporting News]


Baltimore Orioles 5, Seattle Mariners 4

Game Played on Monday, June 12, 1978 (Night game) at Memorial Stadium

Mariners     0  0  0    0  0  0    4  0  0  -   4 10  0
Orioles      0  0  3    0  0  1    1  0  x  -   5  8  0


Mariners             AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG      Orioles              AB   R   H RBI    BB  SO    AVG
Cruz 2b               4   1   1   0     1   0   .267      Harlow cf             3   1   1   1     1   0   .281
Reynolds ss           5   0   1   1     0   1   .325      Dauer 3b              4   1   1   0     0   0   .185
Ruppert Jones cf      4   0   2   0     0   2   .258      Murray 1b             4   1   1   3     0   1   .265
Bochte lf             4   0   0   0     0   3   .258      Singleton rf          4   1   2   1     0   0   .307
Stanton dh            4   1   1   0     0   3   .203        Lopez rf            0   0   0   0     0   0   .219
Meyer 1b              4   1   1   0     0   0   .174      May dh                4   0   2   0     0   0   .251
Hale rf               2   1   1   3     2   0   .183      Mora lf               3   0   0   0     0   1   .200
Bernhardt 3b          4   0   2   0     0   1   .304      Smith 2b              3   1   1   0     0   0   .271
Stinson c             4   0   1   0     0   0   .265      Dempsey c             2   0   0   0     0   0   .226
Colborn p             0   0   0   0     0   0   .000      Belanger ss           2   0   0   0     1   0   .230
  Romo p              0   0   0   0     0   0   .000      D. Martinez p         0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
                                                            T. Martinez p       0   0   0   0     0   0   .000
                                                            Stanhouse p         0   0   0   0     0   0   .000

Totals               35   4  10   4     3  10             Totals               29   5   8   5     2   2

Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 13,212
Left on Base: Mariners 7, Orioles 4
DP: Mariners 1, Orioles 0
Doubles: Stinson (9), Reynolds (2)
Home Runs: Hale (2), Murray (10), Singleton (6)
Stolen Bases: Ruppert Jones (10), May (2)
Caught Stealing: Hale (3)
Sacrifice Hits: Dempsey (1)
GIDP: Mora (2)
Hit by Pitch: Mora (1,by Colborn)


Mariners               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
Colborn L(1-5)          6     6   5   5   1   0   2  25   6.59
Romo                    2     2   0   0   1   2   0   8   3.43
Totals                  8     8   5   5   2   2   2  33

Orioles                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP    ERA
D. Martinez             6     8   4   4   2   7   1  26   5.07
T. Martinez W(2-1)      2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8   5.68
Stanhouse SV(10)        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4   3.18
Totals                  9    10   4   4   3  10   1  38

Hit by Pitch: Colborn (3)
Wild Pitches: D. Martinez (5)

Umpires: HP - Bill Kunkel, 1B - Ted Hendry, 2B - Terry Cooney, 3B - Al Clark


MARINERS 1ST: Cruz flied out to left; Reynolds struck out; On a
bunt Ruppert Jones singled to pitcher; D. Martinez threw a wild
pitch [Ruppert Jones to second]; Bochte struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Mariners 0, Orioles 0.

ORIOLES 1ST: Harlow flied out to right; Dauer flied out to left;
Murray made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mariners
0, Orioles 0.

MARINERS 2ND: Stanton struck out; Meyer grounded out (second to
first); Hale walked; Hale was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mariners 0, Orioles 0.

ORIOLES 2ND: Singleton singled to right; May lined to third;
Mora was hit by a pitch [Singleton to second]; Smith forced Mora
(first to shortstop) [Singleton to third]; Dempsey forced Smith
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mariners 0,
Orioles 0.

MARINERS 3RD: Bernhardt flied out to right; Stinson popped to
third; Cruz walked; Cruz was picked off first (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mariners 0, Orioles 0.

ORIOLES 3RD: Belanger flied out to center; Harlow walked; Dauer
singled to left [Harlow to third]; Murray homered [Harlow
scored, Dauer scored]; Singleton flied out to center; May popped
to first in foul territory; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Mariners 0,
Orioles 3.

MARINERS 4TH: Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first);
Ruppert Jones singled to left; Ruppert Jones stole second;
Bochte struck out; Stanton struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Mariners 0, Orioles 3.

ORIOLES 4TH: Mora grounded out (third to first); Smith flied out
to right; Dempsey flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Mariners 0, Orioles 3.

MARINERS 5TH: Meyer flied out to left; Hale flied out to center;
Bernhardt singled to left; Stinson doubled to left [Bernhardt to
third]; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Mariners 0, Orioles 3.

ORIOLES 5TH: Belanger flied out to right; Harlow popped to
pitcher; Dauer flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Mariners 0, Orioles 3.

MARINERS 6TH: Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first);
Ruppert Jones struck out; Bochte struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Mariners 0, Orioles 3.

ORIOLES 6TH: Murray grounded out (first unassisted); Singleton
homered; May singled to left; Mora grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [May out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Mariners 0, Orioles 4.

MARINERS 7TH: Stanton singled to right; Meyer singled to right
[Stanton to second]; Hale homered [Stanton scored, Meyer
scored]; Bernhardt singled to right; T. MARTINEZ REPLACED D.
MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Stinson forced Bernhardt (pitcher to
shortstop); Cruz forced Stinson (shortstop to second); Reynolds
doubled to left [Cruz scored]; Ruppert Jones struck out; 4 R, 5
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mariners 4, Orioles 4.

ORIOLES 7TH: Smith singled to right; ROMO REPLACED COLBORN
(PITCHING); Dempsey out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Smith to second]; Belanger walked; Harlow singled to center
[Smith scored, Belanger out at third (center to third)]; Dauer
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
Mariners 4, Orioles 5.

MARINERS 8TH: Bochte grounded out (second to pitcher); Stanton
was called out on strikes; Meyer flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Mariners 4, Orioles 5.

ORIOLES 8TH: Murray struck out; Singleton popped to first in
foul territory; May singled to center; May stole second; Mora
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Mariners 4, Orioles 5.

MARINERS 9TH: LOPEZ REPLACED SINGLETON (PLAYING RF); Hale
walked; STANHOUSE REPLACED T. MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Bernhardt
struck out; Stinson flied out to center; Cruz singled to right
[Hale to second]; Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Mariners 4, Orioles 5.



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