Anaheim, California. – Shoaib Othani hit two home runs in Jared Walsh’s two outs in the ninth inning and took the decisive run, beating Angels Baltimore Orioles 8-7 on Friday night.
Ottani Paul Fry (2-3) walked with an out in the ninth. Following the removal of Anthony Rendon, he stole the second base with Walsh, who was already in the bat – the 12th theft of the lesson – before slipping past the single point Cedrono on the plate.
The Japanese player is the first player in American league history to reach 30 and at least 10 stolen sites in the first 81 games of the season. Chicago Cups Slacker Sami Sosa (1998) and Albert Pujols (2009 St. Louis Cardinals) did this.
Rissell Iglesias (5-3), close to Cuba, won the first and third innings with two strikeouts.
For the Orioles, Venezuela’s Anthony Santander is 4-1, with one run and three reserves. Dominicans Point Pedro Severino 3-1, with a Reserve Bank; Domingo Leipa 2-1, one goal and one product. Mexican Ramon Urias 4-1.
For the Angels, the Cuban Jose Iglesias were 3-1 with one run and two Reserve Banks. Dominican Juan Lagarez 4-0.