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Figured this would be interesting with a lot of different responses...and a distraction from Vlad...

I was born Sept 24, 1981. On that day, Jim Palmer beat Ron Guidry at Yankee Stadium, 5-1. Palmer went the distance on 4 hits. Dauer hit a homer.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/NYA/NYA198109240.shtml

What happened on your birthday? Also applies to trades/signings, etc.

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05/09/80 - Orioles 5 @ Brewers 2

Nothing really interesting. Singleton and Murray as the 3rd/4th place hitters went a combined 0-9 with 1 RBI. Steve Stone got the W (3-3) and Stoddard the save (5).

Unfortunately we were on the road in Milwaukee. Otherwise (with how often my parents went to the games) I may have been born at the stadium. Now THAT would be something to be proud of!

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Dave McNally goes 7 innings in a 3-1 loss to the Twins. It was the Orioles' 4th straight loss and put them a 1/2 game back in the AL East.

Interestingly, according to the box score, Belanger batted leadoff, followed by Johnny Oates?

I never realized Belanger ever hit in the leadoff spot?

http://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/BAL/BAL197208180.shtml

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