BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Vance Worley pitched four scoreless innings, Gorkys Hernandez singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 Sunday.
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Worley, who is competing with left-hander Jeff Locke for the Pirates’ fifth starter spot, struck out two and allowed two hits.
Josh Harrison and Neil Walker opened the game with back-to-back doubles off Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen. Catcher Tony Sanchez chased Chen in the third inning with an RBI single to left to extend the lead.READ MORE: For The Third Day In A Row, Some Baltimore City Schools Were Forced To Dismiss Early Due To Lack Of Air Conditioning
Chen went 3 1-3 innings, his longest start of spring training, allowing seven hits and two runs.
Orioles first baseman Steve Pearce, a former Pirates player, tied the game with a two-run home run off Antonio Bastardo in the sixth inning.MORE NEWS: New Video Released Sheds Light After Police Say A Glen Burnie Man Intentionally Hit A School Crossing Guard
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