Orioles score on an error in the 10th inning to clip the Jays

The visit Baltimore Orioles Third baseman Matt Chapman scored on a throwing error in the 10th inning to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 Saturday afternoon

Ryan O’Hearn had four RBIs for Baltimore, including a three-run home run in the eighth.

Adam Frazier sacrificed the pinch runner, Ryan Mountcastle moved to third and Yimi Garcia (1-1) finished in the 10th. Mountcastle scored when Chapman’s throw hit Austin Hays for third.

Starting in the ninth, Felix Bautista (3-1) struck out the side in the bottom of the 10th, giving the Orioles to take the first two games of the three-game series

Cedric Mullins hit a solo home run for Baltimore.

George Springer hit a two-run homer for Toronto and Danny Jansen had a solo shot.

Toronto starter Alek Manoah allowed two runs, six hits and one walk with five strikeouts in 5 2/3 innings. He was forced to leave the game when Jays manager John Schneider visited the mound, not realizing it was the second inning. Pitching coach Pete Walker exited early in the inning.

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Baltimore starter Grayson Rodriguez allowed two runs, four hits and one walk while striking out six over five innings.

Frazier led off the second inning with a triple off the leaping right fielder Springer. O’Hearn hit a one-out RBI single.

Mullins hit his seventh home run of the season in the third.

Santiago Espinal finished in the fifth and Springer followed with his sixth homer of the season.

Jansen hit his fifth homer of the season with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning to left off Bryan Baker.

Mike Baumann allowed Espinal’s single to start the bottom of the seventh. Espinal left with a hamstring injury after stealing second. Pinch runner Whit Merrifield took third and scored on Springer’s only field goal. Springer finished second. After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. walked, Cole Irvin replaced Baumann and allowed an RBI single by pinch hitter Alejandro Kirk.

Erik Swanson allowed a walk to Anthony Santander and a single by Frazier before Jordan Romano took the lead with two out in the eighth. O’Hearn tied the game at 5-5 with his second homer of the season.

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Merrifield had two outs in the bottom of the eighth against Yennier Cano, but did not attempt a double.

— Field Level Media

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