Bal­ti­more hits .500 with rare se­ries win

Toronto Star - - SPORTS -

BAL­TI­MORE— Ubaldo Jimenez walked off the mound to a stand­ing ova­tion, a rare re­cep­tion for the be­lea­guered Ori­oles right-han­der. Jimenez was stel­lar in his first start since May 22, Mark Trumbo home­red for the sec­ond con­sec­u­tive day and the Ori­oles took a three-game se­ries against the St. Louis Car­di­nals with an 8-5 victory. Bal­ti­more home­red 10 times while win­ning two of three from the Car­di­nals to im­prove to .500 at 3434. The Ori­oles hadn’t won a three­game se­ries since the end of May.

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