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On This Day In 1970: May 16

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On this day in 1970, the Orioles again defeated the Washington Senators by a score of 4-3.  Dave McNally recorded his 7th win of the season with a 7.1 inning effort that saw him give up 3 runs on 6 hits while walking 3 and striking out 6.  Eddie Watt earned the save with a 1.2 inning, 2 K effort.

Brooks hit a 4th inning 3-run homer and Frank went 2 for 3 with 1 run scored as well.  

Boog Powell's 5th inning RBI single put the Birds ahead to stay.

Casey Cox was the losing pitcher for the Senators.

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