Diamondbacks beat Orioles 5-4 in 14 innings

The Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the Baltimore Oriole 5-4 in 14 innings on Wednesday.

According to MLB.com, Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill singled up the middle off Bud Norris to score Gerardo Parra with the game-winner in the 14th inning. The Diamondbacks swept the series against the Orioles.

“Bud’s got great stuff,” Hill said. “I know he’s been pitching well and he’s been locating a little better than in the past. So for me it was just get the ball up and see if I can get something I can drive, and I got a fastball middle-away and put a good swing on it.”It was also the third straight game the Diamondbacks won on a walkoff hit.

According to CBS Sports, the Orioles led all three games entering the seventh. Hill also helped the Diamondbacks in the ninth inning when he tied the game with a single off Orioles closer Jim Johnson.

“These last three days have been a lot of fun,” Hill said.

The Diamondbacks have 10 walk off wins and are have 27 one run wins which leads the majors.

 

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